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Performers

The Give and Take Jugglers
Inspired by vaudeville and street performing traditions, this heartwarming and playful troupe performs juggling, tight wire tricks and aerial daring. Come see their Little Circus show, learn to juggle, and try out their Balance Playground! Read more...
Bil Lepp
A nationally renowned storyteller and five time champion of the West Virginia Liars’ Contest, Bil Lepp tells outrageous and witty stories that, while not always completely true, are always honest. Read more...
Spiral Q Puppet Theater
Spiral Q unleashes the power of art to connect people, actions, values, neighborhoods, organizations, and movements to each other and to their collective creative force for change. Read more...
Karen Lee Miller-Newman (AKA KLMN-tine) holding her guitar
Karen Lee Miller-Newman is a creative craftswoman and singer, a native of Newport in Perry County, PA. For many, many years she's taught crafts to children and adults in the area, notably Victorian pressed floral design and whimsical, functional items crocheted from plastic strips. Her sing-along repertoire includes traditional folk tunes as well as songs from the British Isles. Read more...
Debbie Flaum, in straw hat and peasant blouse, is surrounded by giant soap bubbles she has made.
Both kids and adults have fun creating huge bubbles wherever York Bubble Lady is set up. Bubbles make you smile! Debbie encourages bubble makers to enjoy the experience and teach others the craft of bubble making too. Read more...

News

A field with a giant waterslide in the foreground, and behind that, several giant inflatable balls that people can tumble around in.
Is your family in the mood for adventure during your festival weekend? Roundtop Mountain Adventures, just down the road, is ready for you! Cool off on a giant water slide, fly through the air on ziplines, or test your mettle on a sky-high climbing structure. Pick up a voucher with your festival wristband to get $5 off Saturday or Sunday admission to that part of the resort. Remember to bring swim clothes and strap-on footwear. Read more...
John McCutcheon stands with his banjo in front of a rustic wall.
SFMS presents a full calendar of traditional arts events in south-central Pennsylvania. April 2019 features concerts by Del Rey (free to members!) and John McCutcheon, our spring Coffee House, and our April jam session. Read more...
Bil Lepp
It's a brand new 2019, and we are looking forward to our second Susquehanna Folk Festival! We're announcing our first few performers today, with many more to come. The festival runs three days this year, and includes our first Liars Contest emceed by champion hogwasher Bil Lepp. Concerts, dancing, workshops, jamming, tons of family activities, and more. Read more...

Events

All Saturday: Crafts for Families by York County Libraries

Crafts: making a drum
Family Zone Saturday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

The Give and Take Jugglers: Little Circus, Juggling Lessons, Balance Playground

The Give and Take Jugglers
Family Zone Saturday, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
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Harmony Singing Workshop with Debbi Kauffmann and Henry Koretzky

Deb Kauffman and Henry Koretzky
Patio Stage Saturday, 11:15 am to 12:15 pm

Storytelling Workshop with Bil Lepp

Bil Lepp
Family Zone Saturday, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

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

Kevin Neidig playing ukulele
Patio Stage Saturday, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

String wizard Kevin Neidig is bringing a carload of ukuleles and you're invited to try 'em out!  Learn a few simple fingerings, enough to play some tunes and get started with this super-packable, versatile little instrument.

Debbie Flaum, The Bubble Lady

Debbie Flaum, in straw hat and peasant blouse, is surrounded by giant soap bubbles she has made.
Family Zone Saturday, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Both kids and adults have fun creating huge bubbles wherever York Bubble Lady is set up. Bubbles make you smile! She encourages bubble makers to enjoy the experience and teach others the craft of bubble making too.

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

Karen Lee Miller-Newman (AKA KLMN-tine) holding her guitar
Family Zone Saturday, 1:45 pm to 2:45 pm

The Give and Take Jugglers: Little Circus, Juggling Lessons, Balance Playground

The Give and Take Jugglers
Family Zone Saturday, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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All Sunday: Crafts for Families by York County Libraries

Boy with a craft project
Family Zone Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Storytelling Workshop with Bil Lepp

Bil Lepp
Family Zone Sunday, 11:45 am to 12:45 pm

Spiral Q: Larger-than-life Puppets and Puppet Parade

Spiral Q Puppet Theater
Family Zone Sunday, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
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Sing-Along with KLMN-tine — for kids of all ages.

Karen Lee Miller-Newman (AKA KLMN-tine) holding her guitar
Family Zone Sunday, 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm

Liars Contest — with Bil Lepp, Master of Ceremonies

Bil Lepp
Patio Stage Sunday, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
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Spiral Q: Larger-than-life Puppets and Puppet Parade

Spiral Q Puppet Theater
Family Zone Sunday, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
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