SUSQUEHANNA FOLK FESTIVAL NEWS - Thu, Aug 1, 2019

August & September 2019 Susquehanna Folk Events

SFMS presents a full calendar of traditional arts events in south-central Pennsylvania. Here's what's coming up to kick off our 2019-2020 season.

Wed, August 14 - Soundwaves: Justin Angelo Band

Soundwaves: Justin Angelo Band Harrisburg

Enjoy dinner and a sunset cruise on board the riverboat Pride of the Susquehanna, with music by local folk/blues collective Justin Angelo Band. Wed, August 14 at City Island dock, Harrisburg. MORE

Sat-Sun, Aug 24-25 - Yorkfest

Yorkfest downtown York

Yorkfest weekend features a variety of fine arts and entertainment for the whole family. Stop by our information tent to say hello and pick up info about our 2018-2019 season! Sat-Sun, Aug 24-25 at downtown York. MORE

Fri, September 6 - Bulgarian Folk Dancing with Bulgarika

Bulgarian Folk Dancing with Bulgarika Lancaster

SFMS is pleased to welcome this uniquely trans-Atlantic Bulgarian band for a return visit. Nikolay Kolev and Donka Koleva are joined by friends from across the sea. Dance Fri, September 6 at Lancaster County Central Park. MORE

Wed, September 11 - Soundwaves: Rue de la Pompe with guest Kevin Neidig

Soundwaves: Rue de la Pompe with guest Kevin Neidig Harrisburg

Enjoy dinner and a sunset cruise on board the riverboat Pride of the Susquehanna, with music by local "hot club jazz" outfit Rue de la Pompe with guest Kevin Neidig. Wed, September 11 at City Island dock, Harrisburg. MORE

Sun, September 15 - Fort Hunter Day

Fort Hunter Day Harrisburg

SFMS provides folk entertainment as part of the annual Fort Hunter Day festivities. Join in for a morning jam session & song swap with our own Fred Heagy, followed by coffeehouse performers after noon. Sun, September 15 at Fort Hunter Park. MORE

Fri, September 20 - Genticorum

Genticorum Lancaster

This Québécois ‘power trio’ weaves precise and intricate fiddle, flute and accordion work, gorgeous vocal harmonies, energetic foot percussion and guitar accompaniment into a big and jubilant musical feast. Concert Fri, September 20 at the Ware Center. MORE

Thu, September 26 - Old Blind Dogs

Old Blind Dogs Harrisburg

"A Scots neo-traditional super group, with a bracingly modern musical attack." (Montreal Gazette) Concert Thu, September 26 at Fort Hunter. MORE