Hands-On Folk Events
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for workshops, jam-with-the-band events, and other events that bring music off the stage and into your hands.
Workshop space is limited! Get tickets at least one week before the workshop. Get advance tickets thru Brown Paper Tickets.
Sat, April 28 Martin Carthy & John Doyle
A powerhouse pairing of two musicians who have shaped the face of traditional music on both sides of the Atlantic.
Fri, May 4 "Give Local York" Folk Music Jam
Join old-time band Late For Supper as we celebrate the first-ever "Give Local York" event. Donations support the inaugural Susquehanna Folk Festival!
Sun, May 13 May Jam Session
Happy Mother's Day: bring one of your Mom's favorite tunes to our May jam.
Wed, May 23 Soundwaves: Ladies in the Parlor
A series of folk music concerts on the Pride of the Susquehanna, featuring local bands. We kick off the series in May with Ladies in the Parlor.
Sat, June 30 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Spend a day on the National Mall in Washington, DC, sampling diverse, authentic, living traditions from around the globe. This year the festival highlights cultural heritage enterprises in Africa, Armenia and Catalonia.
More To Come!
Watch this space for more workshops to be announced.
July 28-29 Susquehanna Folk Festival
Music, dancing, storytelling, crafts, food and more! Rain or shine, at Roundtop Mountain Resort in Lewisberry.
Wed, August 1 Soundwaves: Indian Summer Jars
A series of folk music concerts on the Pride of the Susquehanna, featuring local bands. The series continues with Indian Summer Jars.
Wed, August 22 Soundwaves: Seasons
A series of folk music concerts on the Pride of the Susquehanna, featuring local bands. The series continues with neo-Celtic band Seasons.
Wed, September 5 Soundwaves: The Chestnuts
A series of folk music concerts on the Pride of the Susquehanna, featuring local bands. The series wraps up with country, folk, bues and rock from The Chestnuts.