Susquehanna Folk Festival

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A two-day "cultural explosion" of music, dance, performance and art, all happening at here at Roundtop on July 28 and 29, 2018.

Headliners for the first annual Susquehanna Folk Festival include the legendary DAVID BROMBERG, four-time Grammy Award winner DAVID HOLT, powerhouse Delta blues guitarist and singer RORY BLOCK, Texas Swing fiddlers and singers THE QUEBE SISTERS, Celtic Music favorites, TRIAN, and local favorites KEVIN NEIDIG, HENRY KORETZKY, KEN GEHRET, and BRUCE CAMPBELL, as well as the KULU MELE AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM ENSEMBLE and the memorizing THE GIVE & TAKE JUGGLERS and much more!

Featuring FIVE stages, family activities all day long, workshops, contra dancing with Pete's Posse with calls by Kathy Anderson and Janine Smith, storytelling performances, and an extensive craft and artisan area.

OTHER ACTS INCLUDE: Twisted Pine, Shane Speal & the Snakes ,Emmanuel Nsingani and Momo Baz, Irish Blessing, Eileen Kozloff, Olds and the Absolution, The Wild Hymns, Mackenzie Paige, Indian Summer Jars, Justin Angelo, Hannah Bingman, Quenton Callewaert, Hard Travelin’, Buffalo Mountain Bluegrass, and John Terlazzo and the Voices in the Hall

 

WORKSHOPS INCLUDED IN THE TICKET PRICE:

  • Dáithí Sproule's DADGAD guitar workshop
  • Rory Block's Slide Guitar Workshop
  • Beginner Ukulele with Kevin Neidig
  • Shape Note Singing
  • Southern Harmony
  • African Drumming

 

STUFF FOR KIDS TOO:

  • Beginning Juggling
  • Slim Harrison's Jug Band
  • Limberjacks and Limber Jills
  • Family Crafts
  • Circus Arts with the Give & Take Jugglers

 

DANCING:

  • Two Contra Dances with Pete’s Posse (calls by Kathy Anderson/Janine Smith)
  • Swing Dance Party
  • Workshops
  • Swing Dance
  • Contra Dance
  • Clogging
  • Waltz
  • Hip Hop

 

JAM SESSIONS (bring your instruments! We will have a secure instrument check-in booth so you can enjoy the fest, too.):

  • Blues jam session
  • Two Irish Session sessions

 

There will be a wide selection of crafts for sale and many vendors will be demonstrating their art. Food will be available on-site and a selection of craft beer and wine will be available in the evenings.

 

Get more details about the festival line-up, things to do, FAQ's, and more JulyFolkFest.org

 

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