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NHPR Folk Festival Calendar 7.24.16

July 28-July31

>>>Ossipee Valley Music Festival

South Hiram, Maine  ~

Performers include: The California Honey Drops, Sarah Jarosz,    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, Me.  ~    

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.

Kate has been hosting The Folk Show since 1995. In addition to her studio work, Kate emcees festivals and concerts throughout the Northeast.
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