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2022 Susquehanna Folk Festival Slim Harrison and the Sunnyland Band

About This Event:

Jump right in and play along! Washboards, spoons, washtub bass, jugs, skiffleboards, limberjacks, and stumpf-fiddles are ready for action in Slim\'s participatory jugband.

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Jump right in and play along! Washboards, spoons, washtub bass, jugs, skiffleboards, limberjacks, and stumpf-fiddles are ready for action in Slim\'s participatory jugband.

Slim Harrison is a seasoned professional, touring regionally, nationally and internationally. He performs American roots music on fiddle, banjo, mountain dulcimer, hammered dulcimer, resophonic guitar, mandolin, jaws harp, mouth bow, autoharp, fiddlesticks, and spoons. For over 40 years, Slim has performed at schools and festivals, hoedowns & throwdowns all over North America and around the world.

Slim is a master artist with the Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning through the Arts and full-time "Artist in Residence" with MD & PA State Arts Councils. He has had the privilege of performing with Pete Seeger & Tao Rodriguez, Ola Belle Reed & Family, John Jackson, Patsy Montana, Blind Rev. Pearly Brown, Ella Jenkins, Keter Betts, Jean Ritchie, John "Kinderman" Taylor, Ralph Lee Smith, Guy Davis and numerous other musicians at festivals, conferences, hoedowns, house concerts & street corners.

A Folk Festival Event!

Included with admission to our 2022 Susquehanna Folk Festival August 12-14 at the York Expo Center.

Where & When:

Sunnyland Band with Slim Harrison

Young Folks Zone on Sunday
1:15 pm - 2 pm

Sunnyland Band with Slim Harrison

Young Folks Zone on Sunday
4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

COVID precautions

COVID policy for the festival will be determined in early August. While we all hope that summer brings an end to COVID protocols, SFMS is committed to creating a festival that is as safe as possible for visitors, volunteers and artists. Advance ticket purchasers will be notified of policy updates, and the policy will be posted here.