Local & Nearby Festivals


Here are nearby folk festivals you may want to check out:

New Jersey

Appel Farm South Jersey Arts Fest, Elmer, NJ
Black Potatoe Music Festival, Clinton, NJ
Front Porch Bluegrass Festival & Pig Roast, Chester NJ
Groove in the Grove, Hackettstown NJ
Hudson West Folk Festival, Jersey City NJ
New Jersey Folk Festival, New Brunswick, NJ
New Jersey History Fair, Titusville, NJ
Free fun-filled adventure into NJ's past: music, games, exhibits, living history demonstrations, and more.

New York

Clearwater Hudson River Revival, Croton-on-Hudson NY
Dance Flurry Festival, Saratoga Springs NY
Eisteddfod, Kerhonkson NY
Full weekend festival in New York City featuring traditional music and song. 3rd Weekend in November. Folk Project members get a discount!
Falcon Ridge Festival, Hillsdale NY
Folk Music Society of NY Weekends, Kerhonkson NY (sometimes elsewhere)
Spring, Fall, and Winter weekends. Folk Project members get a discount!
Old Songs Festival, Voorheesville NY


Bethlehem Musikfest, Bethlehem PA
Huge festival with music of every type
Celtic Classic Highland Games & Festival, Bethlehem PA
Folk College with Simple Gifts, Huntingdon PA
Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering, Huntingdon PA
Mayfair Festival of the Arts, Allentown PA
Philadelphia Folk Festival, Upper Salford Township PA
Granddaddy of all East Coast folk festivals
Spring Gulch Festival, New Holland PA