MI2N
Music Industry News Network
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Music Events (more headlines) 07-01-2014

8/1,2,3: The 26th Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Takes Flight

Bookmark and Share
Website: http://mixedmediapromo.com/news-2/falcon-ridge-folk-festival/
MUSIC, DANCE, CRAFTS & FOOD
at the 26th Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Aug 1-3


The 26th Falcon Ridge Folk Festival takes flight Aug 1-3. Homegrown from a humble hillside gathering, it has become a Folk Music & Dance Mecca. Campers and day-trippers converge at this yearly Brigadoon-like setting on the picturesque Dodds Farm in Hillsdale, NY.

The fest boasts concerts and workshops in natural amphitheater settings, hours of dancing on their astonishing 9000 square foot floor, a delightful Family Stage, fun-filled Activities 4 Kids tent, an international food court and an array of vendors. There is something for everyone, be it foodie expo, craft fair, dancing, family fun or late night song circles. The dance tent starts with wake-up yoga and grooves until 2AM Friday and Saturday. The fest is accessible and ASL-interpreted.

Palate pleasers of all stripe line the midway, from Caribbean curries to Thai noodles to hand roasted coffees to Middle-eastern, Bavarian, Mexican, Cajun, Italian plus good ole American comfort food. Over 50 vendors display their wares much of it handmade or fair trade, emphasis on eco-friendly.

2014 artists include Grammy Lifetime Achievement recipient Tom Paxton, fest MVPs The Grand Slambovians, well known character actor turned folkie, Ronny Cox plus The Clayfoot Strutters, Aoife O'Donovan, The Duhks, Cheryl Wheeler, Darlingside, John Gorka, Kim & Reggie Harris, Spuyten Duyvil, Krewe de la Rue and so many more.

Music runs the gamut from Celtic to Cajun to Americana to Blues, Bluegrass, Zydeco, Swing and more with the festís trademark singer/songwriters and Contra Dance bands at the center. Artists from Texas, Florida, Virginia, Vermont, Chicago, Maine, North Carolina, Los Angeles, Winnipeg, Nashville and closer to home are featured.

All fest with or without on-site camping and single day tickets are available. Ages 12 and under admitted free. Nice discounts for seniors, college students and teens too!
A pre-fest day on Thurs July 31 features food and craft previews, a campers music presentation dubbed The Lounge Stage and the fest's first Social Media School.†

The fest proper kicks off at noon Friday Aug 1 with its critically acclaimed Emerging Artist Showcase. For info and tickets go to www.FalconRidgeFolk.com or call 860 364-0366.

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

EVENTIDE ANNOUNCES H9 MAX

Darrell Cole's "Swahili" Fights Negative African Stereotypes

Churchill-Nash Records Releases Karl W. Davis & The Sweetpeas "IT'S HIGH TIME" EP

Atlanta Rapper *L.O.* Drops New Debut Album - The Good, The Bad, And The Gifted The Bad Volume 1

Gauge Introduces ECM-80 Vocal Microphone

Natalie Brown Releases "This Christmas" EP In Time For The Holidays

ABANDONED SOULS - NEW CD, "INSIGHTFUL MINDS AT EASE"

Rising Young Star Craig James Releases Debut Single, "(Maw Maw) Why Her?" Produced By Arden Lo



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» Record-Breaking Year At The Greek Theatre Under Nederlander Concerts Management
» The DJ Party 3.0 With Hercules Universal DJ
» Warner Music Group And Tencent Enter Groundbreaking Strategic Partnership In China
» Robert Kramer Guarantees "Strange Times" For New Music Videos
» IDOL OF FEAR Streaming Full Album 'All Sights Affixed, Ablaze' On Metal Nation Radio Due Out Nov. 18th
» Universal Music Appoints Dickon Stainer As President And Chief Executive Officer Of Global Classics
» A New Economy Based On Sharing And Collaboration Launches On Indiegogo.
» The Ultimate Seminar Returns For 2014
» LEGENDARY SINGERS OF CHRISTMAS SONGS CELEBRATED IN NEW MUSICAL TRIBUTE
» Taylor Swift, Global Superstar And Record-Breaking Singer-Songwriter, Re-Signs With BMI


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» BMG Signs Worldwide Rights Management Deal With Chinese Music Company Giant Jump
» CMA Gives Snapshot Into Music Discovery Behavior
» How To Manage Your Talent: FIVE Realistic Tips For Success
» Executive Wach: Villanova University School Of Law, Mozart's Estates Theatre, Universal Music Publishing Group, Music Group, HighVolMusic, New West Records
» PRS Guitars Amps Up 30 Years Of Manufacturing
» Spotify Overtakes ITunes In Europe For Kobalt
» Incisors Break Through The Dawn With Their Debut Album On Nov. 28
» The First Chinese Rock Exhibition Launched In Beijing
» CIAM Congress Meets In Nashville To Discuss Music Copyright In The Digital Age
» The Modern Musical Magi Of Beijing
» World's Most Influential Electronic Music Figureheads Head To Asia
» MOCAMIX: DJ Daniel Wang

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2014 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.