CT Folk Festival and Green Expo

September 9th
11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Edgerton Park
75 Cliff Street, New Haven
(Intersects Whitney Avenue near the Hamden town line)

FREE ADMISSION

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These musicians have been selected as the Finalists in this year’s Grassy Hill Songwriting Competition. Each will perform a short set, before a panel of music-industry judges, during the Connecticut Folk Festival & Green Expo. The winner will receive a cash prize, will perform a short set on the Festival Main Stage later that day, and will be awarded a slot in the 2018 Festival lineup.

Randy Emmons
Open Book
David Sasso
Carol Van Alstine
Maggie Wing



CT Folk gratefully acknowledges the NewAlliance Foundation and the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development / Office of the Arts for their recent and generous grant awards, allowing us to expand our outreach and continue to provide low-cost, high-quality music to the community.




Elsewhere in Connecticut

Information about other concerts and music-related events.

 



The Folk Fridays Concert Series

October through May, CT Folk presents Folk Fridays — semi-acoustic concerts in New Haven, often on the First Friday of the month.

Ryanhood

Friday, October 6th
7:30 PM
First Presbyterian Church Hall
704 Whitney Avenue, New Haven

FURTHER INFO and DISCOUNT TICKETS




 
Thanks to ONE 6 THREE (The Pizza Joint) for sponsoring Folk Fridays.



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We are very grateful to the SPONSORS of the 2016 Connecticut Folk Festival & Green Expo. Their support has been crucial to our efforts to produce a FREE ADMISSION event! Here is a listing of this year’s Sponsors and links to their websites.

SIERRA NEVADA is the Official Beer Sponsor of the 2016 Connecticut Folk Festival.



View/Download the 2016 Festival/Expo Program Booklet 



Congratulations to Amy Soucy, winner of the 2016 Grassy Hill Songwriting Competition!


…and to the
other finalists:  Arms and Voices, O’hAnleigh, Mike Vial and Ira Wolf