Festivals & Workshops

Saturday, Aug 27
  • 10:00 am Pickin’ in the Pasture Bluegrass Festival
    2515 Covert Road, Lodi, NY 14860 – 607–582–6363

    http://www.pickininthepasture.com/

Sunday, Aug 28
  • 10:00 am Pickin’ in the Pasture Bluegrass Festival
    2515 Covert Road, Lodi, NY 14860 – 607–582–6363

    http://www.pickininthepasture.com/

Friday, Sep 2
  • 12:00 am Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
    Salem County Fair Grounds, State Highway 40, Woodstown, NJ 08098 – 302–321–6466

    http://www.delawarevalleybluegrass.org

  • 12:00 am Fiddlin’ Bear Old-Time Musicians’ Gathering
    Lake Genero Park, 1320 Hamlin Highway, Lake Ariel, PA 18436

    http://www.sacrasoft.com/Genero/

Saturday, Sep 3
  • 12:00 am Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
    Salem County Fair Grounds, State Highway 40, Woodstown, NJ 08098 – 302–321–6466

    http://www.delawarevalleybluegrass.org

  • 12:00 am Fiddlin’ Bear Old-Time Musicians’ Gathering
    Lake Genero Park, 1320 Hamlin Highway, Lake Ariel, PA 18436

    http://www.sacrasoft.com/Genero/

  • 8:00 pm Swingin' Tern Dances
    1st Presbyterian Ch. Parish House, 14 Hanover Rd., East Hanover, NJ 07936 – 973-887-0298

    Contras & sometimes swing. Beginners' workshop at 7:30 PM. Please carry in clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. http://www.folkproject.org/swtern/swtern.shtml#ST2011-11-19

Sunday, Sep 4
  • 12:00 am Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
    Salem County Fair Grounds, State Highway 40, Woodstown, NJ 08098 – 302–321–6466

    http://www.delawarevalleybluegrass.org

  • 12:00 am Fiddlin’ Bear Old-Time Musicians’ Gathering
    Lake Genero Park, 1320 Hamlin Highway, Lake Ariel, PA 18436

    http://www.sacrasoft.com/Genero/

Monday, Sep 5
  • 12:00 am Fiddlin’ Bear Old-Time Musicians’ Gathering
    Lake Genero Park, 1320 Hamlin Highway, Lake Ariel, PA 18436

    http://www.sacrasoft.com/Genero/

Thursday, Sep 8
  • 12:00 am Oldtone Roots Music Festival (1st Annual)
    Cool Whisper Farm, 1011 County Rd 21, Hillsdale, NY 12529

    Wow! Traditional mountain fiddling, bluegrass, hot swing, classic country, brass, cajun and contra music. Family-friendly full camping festival with kids activities, dancing, hands-on instrument workshops led by world-class musicians, instrument and band contests, Hudson Valley farm-to-table food, libations, and exceptional national & regional acts on our main, dance, & workshop stages. http://tinyurl.com/zvzx2ff

Friday, Sep 9
  • 12:00 am Oldtone Roots Music Festival (1st Annual)
    Cool Whisper Farm, 1011 County Rd 21, Hillsdale, NY 12529

    Wow! Traditional mountain fiddling, bluegrass, hot swing, classic country, brass, cajun and contra music. Family-friendly full camping festival with kids activities, dancing, hands-on instrument workshops led by world-class musicians, instrument and band contests, Hudson Valley farm-to-table food, libations, and exceptional national & regional acts on our main, dance, & workshop stages. http://tinyurl.com/zvzx2ff

Saturday, Sep 10
  • 12:00 am Oldtone Roots Music Festival (1st Annual)
    Cool Whisper Farm, 1011 County Rd 21, Hillsdale, NY 12529

    Wow! Traditional mountain fiddling, bluegrass, hot swing, classic country, brass, cajun and contra music. Family-friendly full camping festival with kids activities, dancing, hands-on instrument workshops led by world-class musicians, instrument and band contests, Hudson Valley farm-to-table food, libations, and exceptional national & regional acts on our main, dance, & workshop stages. http://tinyurl.com/zvzx2ff

  • 7:30 pm Contra beginners' workshop
    United Methodist Church of the Village, 201 W. 13th St., NY, NY 10011

    http://cdny.org/ for more details

  • 8:00 pm Contra dance for all
    United Methodist Church of the Village, 201 W. 13th St., NY, NY 10011

    http://cdny.org/ for more details and who's playing the tunes

Sunday, Sep 11
  • 12:00 am Oldtone Roots Music Festival (1st Annual)
    Cool Whisper Farm, 1011 County Rd 21, Hillsdale, NY 12529

    Wow! Traditional mountain fiddling, bluegrass, hot swing, classic country, brass, cajun and contra music. Family-friendly full camping festival with kids activities, dancing, hands-on instrument workshops led by world-class musicians, instrument and band contests, Hudson Valley farm-to-table food, libations, and exceptional national & regional acts on our main, dance, & workshop stages. http://tinyurl.com/zvzx2ff

  • 12:00 am Fiddle & Folk Festival
    Benner's Farm, 56 Gnarled Hollow Rd., East Setauket, NY 11733 – 631-689-8172

    http://www.fiddleandfolk.com/

Friday, Sep 16
  • 12:00 am Fresh Grass at Mass MoCA
    Freshgrass Bluegrass Festival, 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams, Ma 01247 – 413-662-2111

    http://tinyurl.com/hkqdxta

Saturday, Sep 17
  • 12:00 am Fresh Grass at Mass MoCA
    Freshgrass Bluegrass Festival, 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams, Ma 01247 – 413-662-2111

    http://tinyurl.com/hkqdxta

  • 7:30 pm Contra beginners' workshop
    United Methodist Church of the Village, 201 W. 13th St., NY, NY 10011

    http://cdny.org/ for more details

  • 8:00 pm Swingin' Tern Dances
    1st Presbyterian Ch. Parish House, 14 Hanover Rd., East Hanover, NJ 07936 – 973-887-0298

    Contras & sometimes swing. Beginners' workshop at 7:30 PM. Please carry in clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. http://www.folkproject.org/swtern/swtern.shtml#ST2011-11-19

Sunday, Sep 18
  • 12:00 am Fresh Grass at Mass MoCA
    Freshgrass Bluegrass Festival, 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams, Ma 01247 – 413-662-2111

    http://tinyurl.com/hkqdxta

Friday, Sep 23
  • 12:00 am Brooklyn Americana Music Festival
    In the Archway under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass Brooklyn, NY 11201

    In the Archway under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
    Brooklyn, NY 11201

Saturday, Sep 24
  • 1:00 pm Ben Fest
    Westchester Bluegrass Club, Lake Clubhouse, 33 Lake Way, Purdys, NY 10578 – 914-213-9212

    Celebrating late friend, banjoist Ben Freed. Featuring: Too Blue, Sleepy Hollow String Band, Big Apple’achia, Jim Gaudet and The Railroad Boys, Blue Plate Special, Gene Yellin Band with Jen Larson, The Korey Brodsky Band. Workshops: Guitar, Mandolin, Banjo & Songwriting. Donation $25.00. Tickets: westchesterbluegrassclub@gmail.com

  • 6:00 pm Hoedown at Decker Farm
    Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Ave., Staten Island, NY 10306 – 718-351-1611

    http://tinyurl.com/js4lfnf

  • 7:30 pm Contra beginners' workshop
    United Methodist Church of the Village, 201 W. 13th St., NY, NY 10011

    http://cdny.org/ for more details

Sunday, Sep 25
  • 11:00 am Reckon So Trio
    Trailside Nature & Science Center, 452 New Providence Rd., Mountainside, NJ

    35th Annual Union County Harvest Festival. Mary Olive Smith, Danny Weiss & Joe Ongie http://visitnj.org/nj-events/harvest-festival http://ucnj.org/parks-recreation/trailside-nature-science-center/