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BHA SOCIAL! GOES TO THE BROOKLYN FOLK FESTIVAL
Apr 14, 2015 @ 7:30 pm| $12.50
Down Home Radio Show and The Jalopy Theatre are proud to announce the 7th annual Brooklyn Folk Festival taking place Friday, April 17th through Sunday, April 19th, 2015!
The 3-day festival includes 30 bands, vocal and instrumental workshops, a family-friendly square dance and swing dance, jam sessions, film screenings, the famous Banjo Toss contest and more!
The Brooklyn Folk Festival will feature the best in old-time string-band music, folk, blues, songwriters, jug band, bluegrass, traditional Irish and Balkan music, and much more! This year the festival will be held at the beautiful historic St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church located at 157 Montague St. between Clinton and Henry in Brooklyn Heights. The venue is wheelchair accessible.
WHEN: FRIDAY, APRIL 17 at 7:30PM
WHERE: ST. ANN & THE HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
157 MONTAGUE ST., BROOKLYN, NY
TIME AND SHOW INFO: Join us at 7:30pm for some mingling before the festival starts in the Second Stage area by the bar, after you check in. Wine and Beer will be available for sale. The festival starts at 8 pm and lasts until 12:30am.
HERE’S THE LINEUP:
8:00PM Jackson Lynch – Blues guitar, old time fiddle and banjo breakdowns
8:45PM Horse Eyed Men – Original folk/country outer-space music
9:30PM Michael Hurley – Legendary folk musician, needs no introduction!
10:15PM Jerron “Blindboy” Paxton – Country blues, fiddle and banjo
11:00PM Terry Waldo’s Rum House Band – Legendary early Jazz and Ragtime pianist with his band
11:45PM Feral Foster and His Band – Excellent songwriting based solidly in Blues, Folk, Gospel and Balkan music
TICKETS: JUST JUST $12.50! 50% off $25 Full Price tickets when you mention code “BHA” at the box office. These tickets will be available ONLY at the door (cash or credit), NOT in advance through the Brooklyn Folk Festival ticketing website. This discount is only available to BHA Members, but you can sign up to become a member here. You can call us at 718-858-9193, if you’d like to know more about the BHA.