Local & Nearby Festivals


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

New Jersey

Appel Farm Arts & Music Festival, Elmer, NJ
Front Porch Bluegrass Festival & Pig Roast, Chester NJ
Groove in the Grove, Hackettstown NJ
Music by the Bay, Waretown, 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.
Storytellers Festival, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton NJ

New York

Clearwater Hudson River Revival, NY
Dance Flurry Festival, 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, NY
Folk Music Society of NY Weekends, NY
Spring, Fall, and Winter weekends. Folk Project members get a discount!
Old Songs Festival, NY


Bethlehem Musikfest, PA
Huge festival with music of every type
Folk College with Simple Gifts, PA
Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering, PA
Mayfair Festival of the Arts, PA
Philadelphia Folk Festival, PA
Granddaddy of all East Coast folk festivals
Spring Gulch Festival, PA


Champlain Valley Festival, VT
Festival featuring the best of traditional and contemporary folk music situated on the sparkling shores of Lake Champlain in Ferrisburgh, VT. 1st weekend in August. Folk Project members get a discount!