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Central Pennsylvania's grass-roots voice for folk music and dance!

ALL Upcoming Events

Sat, April 10 - Lui Collins

Lui Collins Online

"One of New England's clearest and most distinctive folk voices," singer-songwriter Lui Collins will perform a very special virtual concert that captures the intimacy of a house concert. It can be viewed in HD, immersive 360°, or even Virtual Reality! Musae and River Spirit Music partner with us to bring you this "virtual concert experience" on Saturday, April 10. MORE

Sat, April 17 - Bill and the Belles

Bill and the Belles Online

With a spirited sound that falls somewhere between old-time country and vaudeville, this Tennessee quartet puts a freewheeling, lighthearted spin on vintage roots music. Live-streamed concert on Saturday afternoon, April 17. MORE

Sun, May 2 - Watkins Family Hour

Watkins Family Hour Online

Siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, who came to prominence in the 1990s with newgrass band Nickel Creek, rock their creative family partnership with a new recording, brother sister. The honesty and energy of their L.A. variety show comes to Central Pennsylvania in an exclusive virtual concert and conversation on Sunday, May 2. MORE

Wed, May 12 - Tall Tales Workshop

Tall Tales Workshop Online

Thinking about entering our Liars Contest this summer? Master storyteller Andy Offutt Irwin teaches some of his tricks for creating comically believable balderdash. Zoom workshop on Wednesday, May 12. MORE

Sun, May 16 - Spring Coffee House

Spring Coffee House Spring Coffee House Online

Join us for a FREE evening coffeehouse emceed by our own Joe Cooney. First up is the Noah Fowler, playing Americana-tinged originals. Next is balladeer Matt Wenger, playing songs from the old-time and classic-folk traditions. And finally, we welcome award-winning songwriter Annette Wasilik. FREE livestream coffeehouse concert on Sunday evening, May 16. MORE

Endless Summer - 2021 Susquehanna Folk Festival

2021 Susquehanna Folk Festival Online and
In-Person

The Susquehanna Folk Festival is coming to YOU this summer! And instead of one weekend, it's all summer long — a whole new kind of music festival. We're planning for a mix of innovative virtual programming and safely-distanced in-person events, enjoying silver linings and making lemonade. It's gonna be great! A few events have been announced — many more to come! MORE

Sat, June 5 - Sierra Hull & Justin Moses

Sierra Hull & Justin Moses Online

We're declaring June 5th to be Mandolin Day! IMBA favorites and Grammy nominees Sierra Hull and Justin Moses kick off our endless summer of festival events with a virtual mandolin workshop and live-streamed evening concert on Saturday, June 5. MORE

Wed, June 9 - Beverley Street

Beverley Street Online

A fun, fast-paced program full of silly sing-a-longs, zippy fiddle and banjo music, physical comedy, funny poetry, and awesome storytelling for all ages. Janie Rothfield and Allan Carr back up master children's performer Bill Wellington in this FREE all-ages program on Wednesday afternoon, June 9. MORE

Wed, June 30 - Cups & Crankies: Homegrown Family Fun

Cups & Crankies: Homegrown Family Fun Online

Games and crafts with ordinary paper cups, moving panoramas (crankies), original and traditional songs about our animal friends, dancing, and plenty of silliness. A FREE interactive workshop for all ages on Wednesday afternoon, June 30. MORE

Wed, July 14 - Andy’s Wild Amphibian Show

Andy’s Wild Amphibian Show Online

Andy's Wild Amphibian Show features many things including tadpoles, ridiculous parental questions, a five-gallon pickle jar, and a cat named Bootsie! The hilarious Andy Offutt Irwin is the creator of this FREE all-ages program on Wednesday afternoon, July 14. MORE

Wed, July 14 - Liars Contest - applications open!

Liars Contest - applications open! Online

Love telling tall tales and shaggy dog stories? Enter the Susquehanna Folk Festival's fourth annual Liars Contest! Anyone with a humorous, family-friendly story is invited to apply for the virtual storytelling contest with emcee Andy Offutt Irwin on Wednesday evening, July 14. MORE