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Presenting fine traditional arts in Central Pennsylvania since 1985

Coffeehouse Calendar

FESTIVAL Sat, Aug 10 - Bobbi Carmitchell

Bobbi Carmitchell York
Lancaster County singer-songwriter Bobbi Carmitchell has been a force on the Central Pennsylvania music scene for 40 years, and has toured all over the country. Her music and singing supports many causes that she believes in. As part of “Bringing It Home” programming in The Studio of the Appell Center, Bobbi performs a FREE mini-concert on Saturday morning, August 10. MORE

FESTIVAL Sat, Aug 10 - Emerging Artist Showcase

Emerging Artist Showcase York
Up-and-coming roots musicians are in the spotlight in our annual Emerging Artist Showcase, one of the highlights of our summer festival and always a fun event.

This year's finalists are:
Dann Pell
The Honey Badgers
Red Smith & Blue Dawn
Erin Lunsford
Joseph Alton Miller


Come to the Susquehanna Folk Festival on Saturday afternoon to watch all of them strut their stuff. The winner will open for Hot Club of Cowtown that evening! Performances on Saturday, August 10. MORE

FESTIVAL Sun, Aug 11 - Brazilian Vibes

Brazilian Vibes York
From infectious Afro-Brazilian rhythms to the enchanting cadence of bossa nova, this Harrisburg-area band celebrates and shares the captivating music of Brazil. As part of “Bringing It Home” programming in The Studio of the Appell Center, Brazilian Vibes will entertain us with a FREE mini-concert on Sunday morning, August 11. MORE

FESTIVAL Sun, Aug 11 - Tanjo & Crow Project

Tanjo & Crow Project York
This gritty-funky duo project is a no-holds-barred exploration of roots music through distinctive songwriting, Appalachian arrangements, and seemingly fearless improvisation. Tanjo & Crow Project, featuring Tanner Bingaman (our 2021 Emerging Artist!) and Allan Combs II, will perform a FREE mini-concert on Sunday afternoon, August 11. MORE

Sun, September 15 - Fort Hunter Day

Fort Hunter Day Harrisburg
SFMS provides folk entertainment as part of the annual Fort Hunter Day festivities: an open jam session and live music. Enjoy family-friendly activities and historical demonstrations, food, crafts, and more, all day Sunday, September 15 at Fort Hunter Park. MORE