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With everything from workshops with master performers to jams under trees, you'll definitely want to bring your instrument(s). And we have a Secure Instrument Check so you can enjoy the festival without schlepping.

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With everything from workshops with master performers to jams under trees, you'll definitely want to bring your instrument(s). And we have a Secure Instrument Check so you can enjoy the festival without schlepping.

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News

Jane Rothfield clicks her heels while playing fiddle
We all need a little hopeful news, right? We have posted the schedule for the 2020 Susquehanna Folk Festival and it's pretty fantastic -- starting off Friday evening with a concert featuring Cumberland Honey and Colebrook Road, and a contra dance with Wild Asparagus! Lots of workshops, lots of jamming, and of course LOTS of performances. New this year is a Festival Youth Band program for kids age 6-16. Check it out! Read more...

Events

Festival Youth Band Rehearsal (first of 3)

Jane Rothfield clicks her heels while playing fiddle
Heritage Center Saturday, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Harmony Singing Workshop with Colebrook Road

Colebrook Road
Pickin' Place Saturday, 11:15 am to 12:30 pm

Blues Jam with Happy Traum

Happy Traum
Pickin' Place Saturday, 12:45 pm to 2:15 pm

Sing-Along with KLMN-tine — for kids of all ages.

Karen Lee Miller-Newman (AKA KLMN-tine) holding her guitar
Family Zone Saturday, 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Bluegrass Jam with Colebrook Road

Colebrook Road
Pickin' Place Saturday, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Irish Session with members of Wild Asparagus

closeup of fiddles being played
Patio Stage Saturday, 3:50 pm to 5:10 pm

Irish session with Sarah Blair, David Cantieni, Ann Percival, and more to be announced.

Intro to Ukulele Workshop with Kevin Neidig (ages 8 and up)

Kevin Neidig playing ukulele
Pickin' Place Saturday, 4:20 pm to 5:20 pm

Fiddle workshop with Jane Rothfield of Coracree

Jane Rothfield
Heritage Center Saturday, 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Song Circle with Joe Cooney and Fred Heagy

Joe Cooney (with beard) and Fred Heagy (with short white hair) sit on the grass with Joe's guitar.
Pickin' Place Saturday, 5:40 pm to 7:30 pm

Festival Youth Band Rehearsal (second of 3)

Jane Rothfield clicks her heels while playing fiddle
Heritage Center Sunday, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Guitar Workshop with Happy Traum: Steady Thumb Fingerpicking for Blues and Country/Folk

Happy Traum
Patio Stage Sunday, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Old Time Jam with Debbi Kauffmann

Debbi Kauffmann
Heritage Center Sunday, 1:00 pm to 1:50 pm

Fiddle Workshop with Brittany Haas of Hawktail

Brittany Haas
Heritage Center Sunday, 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm

Festival Youth Band Rehearsal (last of 3)

Jane Rothfield clicks her heels while playing fiddle
Pickin' Place Sunday, 2:15 pm to 3:00 pm

Mandolin Workshop with Dominick Leslie of Hawktail

Dominick Leslie
Pickin' Place Sunday, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sing-Along with KLMN-tine — for kids of all ages.

Karen Lee Miller-Newman (AKA KLMN-tine) holding her guitar
Family Zone Sunday, 3:15 pm to 4:15 pm

Bass Workshop: "On the Bottom" with Paul Kowert of Hawktail

Paul Kowert
Pickin' Place Sunday, 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm