Folk Festival Calendar 7.3.16

Jun 12, 2016

July 8-10

>>>Green River Festival

Greenfield, Massachusetts   ~

Performers include: Los Lobos, Dustbowl Revival, Peter Wolf, Peter  Mulvey, Lula Wiles and many more.

July 9& 10

>>>The New Bedford Folk Festival

New Bedford, Massachusetts   ~

Performers include: Livingston Taylor, Kate Taylor, Rory Block, Cheryl   Wheeler, John Gorka, Spuyten Duyvil,  Matt & Shannon Heaton,                 Pete & Maura Kennedy, Low Lily, Mustard’s Retreat,  Ellis Paul,   Garnet Rogers and MANY more.

July 10-16

>>>Festival on the Green

Middlebury, Vermont ~

Performers include: Aurelio, Jon Gilmore, Pat Donohue, The Lonely     Heartstrings Band, Le Poules a Colin, Rik Palieri and more.

July 14-17

>>>Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival

Oak Hill, NY

Performers include: Del and Dawg, David Grisman, Steep      Canyon Rangers, Dry Branch Fire Squad, Earls of Leicester, Wood Brothers, Steeldrivers and more

July 15-July17


Southern Vermont Arts Center, Manchester, VT

Dar Williams, Bob Warren and Joy MacKenzie, Donna the Buffalo, Marcia Ball and more.

July 21-24

>>>Finger lakes GrassRoots Festival

Trumansburg, New York  ~

Performers include: Donna the Buffalo, Indigo Girls, Ricky Skaggs,        John Brown’s Body, Mandolin Orange,  and more than 60 others.

July 22-24

>>>The Newport Folk Festival

Newport, Rhode Island   ~

Performers include: Flight of the Conchords, Ray Lamontagne, Del &             Dawg, Margo Price, The Oh Hellos, Aoife O’Donovan, The Cactus           Blossoms and MANY more.

July 28-31

>>>Ossipee Valley Music Festival

South Hiram, Maine  ~

Performers include: The California Honey Drops, Sarah Jaroz,    Mandolin Orange, The Claire Lynch Band, Darlingside, Ten Strings &            a Goatskin, Ghost of Paul Revere, Twisted Pine, The New England Bluegrass Band, Tricky Britches, Lula Wiles and more.

July 29-31

>>>The Lowell Folk Festival

Lowell, Massachusetts   ~

Performers include: Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy, King Sunny Ade & His African Beats, Savoy Family Cajun Band, The Gibson           Brothers, and more.

August 2-4

>>>Sweet Chariot Music Festival

Swan’s Island, Maine

Performers include: Nick Apollonio, Jennifer Armstrong, Doug Day,     The Jenkens Family, Geoff Kaufman , Lisa Redfern, Moira Smiley with     VOCO, Daisy Nell, and many more.

August 5-7

>>>Falcon Ridge Folk Festival

Hillsdale, New York   ~

Performers include: Annie Wenz, Tom Rush, Vance Gilbert,                                 Nerissa & Katryna Nields, The Slambovian Circus of Dreams,

Peter mulvey,  The Green Mountain Playboys, Patty Larkin, and            many more.

August 19 & 20

>>>Peacham Acoustic Music Festival

Peacham, Vermont ~

Performers include: Cosy Sheridan, Annie & The Hedonists, Bob             Amos & Catamount Crossing, Cantrip, Luke Donforth, Norman    Kennedy, Arynn Marshall & Carl Jones, Cajun Double Fiddles, The

Baley-Hazen Boys and more.

August 24-27

>>>The Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival

Litchfield, Maine   ~    

Performers include: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, The Gibson Brothers,             Band of Ruhks, Nothin’ Fancy, The Baker Family, Zink & Company,            Amy Gallatin & Stillwaters, Phat Burger Deluxe, The Zolla Boys,     Original Condition, Bluegrass Sing & Jam, Blistered Fingers

August 26-28

>>>American Folk Festival

Bangor, Maine   ~

Performers include: Michael Cleveland, Nathalie Pires, The East             Pointers, The Western Flyers, The national Women’s Dance Troup of          Sri Lanka and more.         

September 10

>>>The Connecticut Folk Festival

Edgerton Park, New Haven, Connecticut

Performers TBA

September 16-18

>>>Fresh Grass Festival

North Adams, Massachusetts   ~   

Performers include: Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs, Aoife      O’Donovan, Alison Brown, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Mr. Sun, and    more.

September 17 & 18

>>>Grand Point North Music Festival

Burlington, Vermont   ~                                           Performers include: Old Crow Medicine Show, The Wood Brothers,   Iron Eyes Cody and others

September 24 & 25

>>>Portsmouth Maritime Festival

Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Performers include: Great Bay Sailor, Craig Edwards, Cliff Haslam,        The Johnson Girls, Chris Koldewey, London Julie, Dan Milner,    Mudhook, Jean Pauley, Two Old Friends, Jeff Warner and more.