Tag: Music Festival

5th Annual Oldtone Roots Music Festival, Sep 5 – 8

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The 5th Annual Oldtone Roots Music Festival features traditional mountain fiddling, bluegrass, hot swing, classic country, brass, cajun and contra music.

A family-friendly full camping festival with kids activities, dance tent, 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 the main, dance, & workshop stages.

The Festival has three stages offering traditional music performances, dances, workshops, contests, and children’s activities. The festival seeks to preserve American Roots music and dance with an intimate and interactive festival that includes opportunities to engage with main stage artists in workshop settings. Jamming in the campground late into the night is encouraged. In the evenings attendees and artists dance under a tent that perches over the spectacular rolling hills of upstate New York Farm Country.

Full Lineup at oldtonemusicfestival.com/2019

Local craft beer and food vendors are featured as well as handmade and vintage clothing vendors.

DATES:
Thursday, September 5 – Sunday, September 8, 2019
Camp all weekend or go for a day

LOCATION:
Cool Whisper Farm
1011 County Road 21
North Hillsdale, NY 12529

TICKETS:
$15 – $200
Purchase Online at eventbrite.com

MORE:
oldtonemusicfestival.com
instagram.com/oldtonemusicfest

 

 

 

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The Annual Falcon Ridge Folk Festival in Hillsdale, Aug 2 – 4, 2019

The Annual Falcon Ridge Folk Festival returns to Hillsdale this weekend.  Each summer Hillsdale hosts this three day music festival and camping experience. 2019 is the festival’s 31st year, and the fun starts on Friday, and goes to Sunday. In addition to the music, the festival will also have vendors, food, crafts, and on-site camping.

Pre-Fest TASTINGS DAY and Farm Market on Thursday, August 1nd. Early Camping opens this afternoon (Wednesday, July 31st) .

Confirmed performers for the 2019 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival:

Andrew VanNorstrand F/S/S, Annie & the Hedonists Sat, Annie Wenz F/S/S, Beth Molaro F/S/S, Beth Nielsen Chapman F/S, Bettman & Halpin F/S/S, BoDeans Sat, Buddy System F/S/S, Carolann Solebello S/S, Crys Matthews F/S/S, Emma’s Revolution F/S/S, The Falcon Ridge House Band (Mark Dann, Eric Lee, Radoslav Lorkovic) F/S/S, The Gaslight Tinkers F/S/S, George Marshall with Wild Asparagus F/S/S, Hoopoe F/S/S, The Ivy Vine Players F/S/S, Jim & Madeline Christensen F/S/S, Justin Farren S/S, Kathryn Wedderburn F/S/S, Kerri Powers S/S, Low Lily F/S, Martyn Joseph F/S/S, Michael Allman & the Mile High Band Sun, Mid-City Aces S/S, Mustard’s Retreat F/S/S, Nerissa & Katryna Nields F/S/S, Pamela Means Band F/S, Patti O’Brien Melita F/S/S, Paul Rosenberg F/S/S, Pete’s Posse F/S/S, Quarter Horse S/S, The Rowan Brothers F/S/S, Ryanhood F/S/S, The Slambovian Circus of Dreams F/S/S, Stephen Kellogg F/S/S, The Storycrafters F/S/S, Tame Rutabaga F/S/S.

The 2019 Friday Night Summer’s Eve Song Swap will feature Martyn Joseph, Beth Nielsen Chapman, Stephen Kellogg and Crys Matthews.

The full performance schedule is available here.

DATES/TIMES:
August 2 – 4, 2019

Pre-fest Tasting and Farmer’s Market 2pm -7pm Thursday, August 1st.

Main Stage: Friday noon – midnight, Saturday noon – midnight, Sunday 11am – 6:30pm

Dance Stage: Friday 2pm – 2am, Saturday 10am – 2am, Sunday 10am – 6pm

Workshop Stage: Friday 5 – 6:30pm, Saturday 10am – 6:30pm, Sunday 10am – 6pm

Family Stage: Friday 1:30pm – 5:30pm, Saturday 11:30am – 5:30pm, Sunday 11:30am – 5:30pm

Activities 4 Kids: open Friday – Sunday for kids of all ages.

The festival ends Sunday at 6:30pm.

TICKETS:

  • 3 Day Festival Ticket with Camping: $200.00
  • 3 Day Festival Ticket No Camping: $155.00

Note: All 3 day tickets include Pre-Fest Thursday admission.

Single Day Tickets (No Camping):

Thursday Pre-Fest August 1st: $20.00
Friday August 2nd: $50.00
Saturday August 3rd: $60.00
Sunday August 4th: $45.00

Children & Teens Pricing:

Children 12 & under: FREE ADMISSION
Age 13 – 18: 3 Day Festival Ticket with Camping: $95.00
Age 13 – 18: 3 Day Festival Ticket No Camping: $65.00
Students, Seniors, and Military Discounts at Gate

Students / Seniors over 65 / Military: $10 off of any single-day ticket at gate ONLY with valid ID

LOCATION:
Dodds Farm
44 County Road 7D
Hillsdale, NY

MORE INFO:
FalconRidgeFolk.com/
facebook.com/FalconRidgeFest/

 

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3rd Annual Mountoberfest in Hillsdale, Oct 7

The 3rd Annual Mountoberfest is this Sunday at Mount Washington House in Hillsdale.

We take the BEST BAND in the HUDSON VALLEY, the BEST BBQ in the BERKSHIRES and the BEST LOCAL POTATIONS from both and mix them all together for one fantastic day of eating, drinking and dancing at the historic Mount Washington House in Hillsdale, NY! This event will be outdoors, weather permitting!

It’s SUNDAY, SUNDAY, SUNDAY of Columbus Day Weekend! October 7th. JUKEBOX JUNKIES and maybe a special guest. Ticket includes fantastic BBQ with all the fixins from SMOKEY SWEET BBQ and the Mount. (Yes! There will be pigshots!)

DATES/TIMES:40676867_1485525344881070_5212648992218808320_n
Sunday, October 7, 2018: 2pm – 8pm

TICKETS:
Until 10/6, tickets will be $30. $35 at the door on day of event.

Music only tickets available for $10!

VIP tickets available for $45 include free t-shirt, commemorative glass and other deluxe surprises.

Tickets can be purchased through eventbrite

LOCATION:
Mount Washington House
2627 RT-23
Hillsdale, New York 12529

MORE INFO:
Mount Washington House
facebook.com/events/1890751034563475/

 

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Basilica Soundscape 2018 in Hudson NY, Sep 14 – 16


Basilica SoundScape, a curated weekend that’s been called “the anti­festival” for offering of a mix of music, visual art, and literature, is presented by The Creative Independent’s Brandon Stosuy and Basilica Hudson co-founders Melissa Auf der Maur and Tony Stone with additional creative direction from long-time visual and design director of SoundScape, and former Pitchfork Creative Director Mike Renaud – now head of Chicago-based integrated creative studio Varyer, who are formally joining the team as co-presenters of the event. SoundScape 2018 will also feature the talents of two guest collaborators, author Jenn Pelly (Pitchfork, 33 ⅓: The Raincoats) and head of Sacred Bones Records Caleb Braaten.

Here’s the 2018 lineup:

Boy Harsher / Efrim Manuel Menuck / FlucT / Grouper / Hanif Abdurraqib / Haxan Cloak x Nick Zinner / Hermione Hoby / Insect Ark / Joey De Jesus / Jungil Hong / Lightning Bolt / Laleh Khorramian / L’Rain / Melissa Tuckey / Miho Hatori / Photay / Prurient / Shanekia McIntosh / Shopping / Spellling / Stephen O’Malley’s Un Vide Dans Le Ciel / Tabita Rezaire / Usnea / Wax Idols / YOKUBARI

DATES/TIMES:
Friday, September 14 – Sunday, September 16, 2018
Doors open at 6pm on Friday, and performances take place until 5pm on Sunday.
For the full schedule, click here.

ADMISSION:
Ticket prices range from $40 for a day pass (Friday, Saturday) to $75 for a weekend pass, and $125 for a weekend pass with camping option.

FREE on Sunday!

Click Here to buy tickets, or get more info on ticket prices, including student and senior discounts.

LOCATION:
Basilica Hudson
110 S. Front St.,
Hudson, NY 12534

MORE:
basilicahudson.org
facebook.com/BasilicaHudson
instagram.com/basilicahudson

 

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Falcon Ridge Folk Festival in Hillsdale, Aug 3 – 5, 2018

The start of August means it’s time for the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival. Each summer Hillsdale hosts this three day music festival and camping experience. This year is the festival’s 30th year, and the fun starts on Friday, August 3rd, and goes to Sunday, the 5th. In addition to the music, the festival will also have vendors, food, crafts, and on-site camping.

Pre-Fest TASTINGS DAY and Farm Market on Thursday, August 2nd. Early Camping opens Wednesday afternoon, August 1st.

2018 performers:

Artists with day(s) of appearance: Adam Ezra Group S/S – Annie Wenz F/S/S – Beth Molaro F/S/S – Buddy System F/S/S – Bunkhouse Boys S/S – The Clayfoot Strutters F/S – Dan Navarro F/S/S – Dar Williams Sat – Eclectic Dance Orchestra Sun – The End of America F/S/S – The Falcon Ridge House Band, featuring Mark Dann, Rad Lorkovic and Eric Lee F/S/S – The Gaslight Tinkers F/S/S – George Marshall F/S/S – Great Bear F/S/S – Greg Greenway F/S/S – Heather Aubrey Lloyd S/S – Hoopoe F/S – The Jason Spooner Band Sat – Jim & Madeline Christensen F/S/S – John Gorka S/S – Kathryn Wedderburn F/S/S – The Kennedys F/S/S – Kim & Reggie Harris F/S/S – Laura Love S/S – Magpie F/S/S – Nerissa & Katryna Nields F/S/S – Patti O’Brien Melita F/S/S – Patti-O & the Swingsters Sat – Paul Rosenberg F/S/S – Ryanhood S/S – The Slambovian Circus of Dreams F/S/S – Sloan Wainwright F/S/S – Still, the Homegrown Band F/S/S – The Storycrafters F/S/S – Tempest F/S/S – Tom Paxton & the Don Juans Sun – Tracy Grammer F/S – Vance Gilbert F/S/S.

DATES/TIMES:
August 3 – 5, 2018

Main Stage: Friday noon – midnight, Saturday noon – midnight, Sunday 11am – 6:30pm

Dance Stage: Friday 2pm – 2am, Saturday 10am – 2am, Sunday 10am – 6pm

Workshop Stage: Friday 5 – 6:30pm, Saturday 10am – 6:30pm, Sunday 10am – 6pm

Family Stage: Friday 1:30pm – 5:30pm, Saturday 11:30am – 5:30pm, Sunday 11:30am – 5:30pm

Activities 4 Kids: open Friday – Sunday for kids of all ages.

The festival ends Sunday at 6:30pm.

TICKETS:
3 Day Festival Ticket with Camping: $195.00
3 Day Festival Ticket No Camping: $150.00
Note: All 3 day tickets include Pre-Fest Thursday admission.

Single Day Tickets (No Camping):
Thursday Pre-Fest August 2nd: $20.00
Friday August 3rd: $50.00
Saturday August 4th: $55.00
Sunday August 5th: $45.00
Children & Teens Pricing

Children 12 & under: FREE ADMISSION
Age 13 – 18: 3 Day Festival Ticket with Camping: $90.00
Age 13 – 18: 3 Day Festival Ticket No Camping: $60.00

Students / Seniors over 65 / Military: $10 off of any single-day ticket at gate ONLY with valid ID

LOCATION:
Dodds Farm
44 County Road 7D
Hillsdale, NY

MORE INFO:
FalconRidgeFolk.com/
facebook.com/FalconRidgeFest/

 

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