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News

Jane Rothfield clicks her heels while playing fiddle
Our 2020 festival will feature a youth festival band, or "Kids' Academy", coordinated by traditional musician Jane Rothfield. Kids 6-16 will learn several traditional tunes by ear and then perform them on the main stage! All instruments and ability levels are welcome. Come to our info session on October 11, or email for more information. Read more...
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...
Jane Dorfman gestures with both hands as she tells a story.
We are not making this up: a stageful of storytellers will be pulling legs and stretching truths on Sunday afternoon, July 28 at the Susquehanna Folk Festival. Who'll be lying to you? 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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