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

Hands-On Folk Events

July 26-28 - Susquehanna Folk Festival

Susquehanna Folk Festival Lewisberry

A family-friendly weekend jam-packed with music, dancing, workshops, jamming, storytelling, crafts, food and much more. July 26-28 at Roundtop Mountain Resort in Lewisberry. MORE

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

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 Joe Cooney, followed by coffeehouse performers after noon. Sun, September 15 at Fort Hunter Park. MORE

Sun, October 13 - October Jam Session

October Jam Session Harrisburg

Our first regular jam of the season. All musicians, singers and listeners welcome! Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, October 13 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sat, November 9 - Fall Coffee House

Fall Coffee House Harrisburg

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers, in an intimate, smoke- and alcohol-free setting. Free coffeehouse concert Sat, November 9 at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sun, November 10 - November Jam Session

November Jam Session Harrisburg

Honor our veterans at our November jam session / song swap. All ages and levels are welcome. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, November 10 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sun, December 22 - December Jam Session

December Jam Session Harrisburg

NOTE DATE!   Our annual holiday jam, with festive goodies and seasonal tunes. Open to everyone. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, December 22 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sun, January 5 - January Jam Session

January Jam Session Harrisburg

NOTE DATE!   Happy New Year! Start it off with a friendly afternoon of hands-on music. Everyone is welcome. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, January 5 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sun, February 9 - February Jam Session

February Jam Session Harrisburg

Bring your favorite honey, along with your instrument, voice, or listening ears, to our Valentine's Day jam. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, February 9 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sat, February 8 - Winter Coffee House

Winter Coffee House Harrisburg

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers, in an intimate, smoke- and alcohol-free setting. Free coffeehouse concert Sat, February 8 at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sun, March 8 - March Jam Session

March Jam Session Harrisburg

Wear, play and sing your best Irish at our March jam. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, March 8 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sat, April 18 - Spring Coffee House

Spring Coffee House Harrisburg

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers, in an intimate, smoke- and alcohol-free setting. Free coffeehouse concert Sat, April 18 at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sun, April 19 - April Jam Session

April Jam Session Harrisburg

NOTE DATE!   Tax season blues: bring your favorite blues song to our April jam. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, April 19 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE

Sat, May 9 - Pete's Posse Workshop & Concert

Pete's Posse Workshop & Concert Harrisburg

Twin fiddles in tight, wild harmony over high-powered guitar and pounding footwork with mandolin, clawhammer banjo, jawharp and rocking keyboards adding their voices to the mix. A cappella singing workshop and concert Sat, May 9 MORE

Sun, May 10 - May Jam Session

May Jam Session Harrisburg

Happy Mother's Day: bring one of your Mom's favorite tunes to our May jam. Everyone is welcome, and it's free. Sun, May 10 at at Fort Hunter Barn. MORE