>>>Green River Festival
Greenfield, Massachusetts ~ www.greenriverfestival.com
Performers include: Los Lobos, Dustbowl Revival, Peter Wolf, Peter Mulvey, Lula Wiles and many more.
July 9& 10
>>>The New Bedford Folk Festival
New Bedford, Massachusetts ~ www.newbedfordfolkfestival.org
Performers include: Livingston Taylor, Kate Taylor, Rory Block, Cheryl Wheeler, John Gorka, Spuyten Duyvil, Matt & Shannon Heaton, Pete & Maura Kennedy, Low Lily, Mustard’s Retreat, Ellis Paul, Garnet Rogers and MANY more.
>>>Festival on the Green
Middlebury, Vermont ~ www.festivalonthegreen.org
Performers include: Aurelio, Jon Gilmore, Pat Donohue, The Lonely Heartstrings Band, Le Poules a Colin, Rik Palieri and more.
>>>Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival
Oak Hill, NY www.greyfoxbluegrass.com
Performers include: Del and Dawg, David Grisman, Steep Canyon Rangers, Dry Branch Fire Squad, Earls of Leicester, Wood Brothers, Steeldrivers and more
Southern Vermont Arts Center, Manchester, VT
Dar Williams, Bob Warren and Joy MacKenzie, Donna the Buffalo, Marcia Ball and more. www.solarfest.org.
>>>Finger lakes GrassRoots Festival
Trumansburg, New York ~ www.grassrootsfest.org
Performers include: Donna the Buffalo, Indigo Girls, Ricky Skaggs, John Brown’s Body, Mandolin Orange, and more than 60 others.
>>>The Newport Folk Festival
Newport, Rhode Island ~ www.newportfolk.org
Performers include: Flight of the Conchords, Ray Lamontagne, Del & Dawg, Margo Price, The Oh Hellos, Aoife O’Donovan, The Cactus Blossoms and MANY more.
>>>Ossipee Valley Music Festival
South Hiram, Maine ~ www.ossipeevalley.com
Performers include: The California Honey Drops, Sarah Jaroz, Mandolin Orange, The Claire Lynch Band, Darlingside, Ten Strings & a Goatskin, Ghost of Paul Revere, Twisted Pine, The New England Bluegrass Band, Tricky Britches, Lula Wiles and more.
>>>The Lowell Folk Festival
Lowell, Massachusetts ~ www.lowellfolkfestival.org
Performers include: Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy, King Sunny Ade & His African Beats, Savoy Family Cajun Band, The Gibson Brothers, and more.
>>>Sweet Chariot Music Festival
Swan’s Island, Maine ~ www.sweetchariotmusicfestival.com
Performers include: Nick Apollonio, Jennifer Armstrong, Doug Day, The Jenkens Family, Geoff Kaufman , Lisa Redfern, Moira Smiley with VOCO, Daisy Nell, and many more.
>>>Falcon Ridge Folk Festival
Hillsdale, New York ~ www.falconridgefolk.org
Performers include: Annie Wenz, Tom Rush, Vance Gilbert, Nerissa & Katryna Nields, The Slambovian Circus of Dreams,
Peter mulvey, The Green Mountain Playboys, Patty Larkin, and many more.
August 19 & 20
>>>Peacham Acoustic Music Festival
Peacham, Vermont ~ www.pamfest.com
Performers include: Cosy Sheridan, Annie & The Hedonists, Bob Amos & Catamount Crossing, Cantrip, Luke Donforth, Norman Kennedy, Arynn Marshall & Carl Jones, Cajun Double Fiddles, The
Baley-Hazen Boys and more.
>>>The Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival
Litchfield, Maine ~ www.blisteredfingers.com
Performers include: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, The Gibson Brothers, Band of Ruhks, Nothin’ Fancy, The Baker Family, Zink & Company, Amy Gallatin & Stillwaters, Phat Burger Deluxe, The Zolla Boys, Original Condition, Bluegrass Sing & Jam, Blistered Fingers
>>>American Folk Festival
Bangor, Maine ~ www.americanfolkfestival.com
Performers include: Michael Cleveland, Nathalie Pires, The East Pointers, The Western Flyers, The national Women’s Dance Troup of Sri Lanka and more.
>>>The Connecticut Folk Festival
Edgerton Park, New Haven, Connecticut ~ www.ctfolk.com/festival-2016/
>>>Fresh Grass Festival
North Adams, Massachusetts ~ www.freshgrass.com
Performers include: Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs, Aoife O’Donovan, Alison Brown, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Mr. Sun, and more.
September 17 & 18
>>>Grand Point North Music Festival
Burlington, Vermont ~ www.grandpointnorth.com Performers include: Old Crow Medicine Show, The Wood Brothers, Iron Eyes Cody and others
September 24 & 25
>>>Portsmouth Maritime Festival
Portsmouth, New Hampshire www.newenglandfolknetwork.org
Performers include: Great Bay Sailor, Craig Edwards, Cliff Haslam, The Johnson Girls, Chris Koldewey, London Julie, Dan Milner, Mudhook, Jean Pauley, Two Old Friends, Jeff Warner and more.