THE 2016 CONNECTICUT FOLK FESTIVAL
Saturday, September 10th
11:00 AM through 10:oo PM
Edgerton Park, New Haven
APPEARING ON THE FESTIVAL STAGE
Susan Werner with special guest Trina Hamlin
Grassy Hill Song Circle: Brad Cole, Matt Nakoa and Robinson Treacher
The Young Novelists
Stacy Phillips and His Bluegrass Characters
The Grassy Hill Songwriting Competition Finalists: Arms and Voices, O’hAnleigh, Amy Soucy, Mike Vial and Ira Wolf
View/Download the Schedule of Music Performances
View/Download the 2016 Festival/Expo Program Booklet
CONTRA DANCE with caller Bill Fischer and dance band Wry Bred
(2:00 PM – 4:00 PM)
ABOUT THE EVENT The Connecticut Folk Festival & Green Expo is a full-day celebration held each year in New Haven’s beautiful Edgerton Park on the Saturday following Labor Day. The event includes music from across the region, delicious food and unique vendors, as well as fun and interesting experiences for kids in the Green Kids Activities area.
The Festival/Expo is dedicated to creating an unforgettable festival experience with an emphasis on sustainability and earth-friendly practices — including a zero waste plan and water fill stations. We take great pride in producing the highest quality musical experiences and presenting innovative environmental resources, as well as sharing one of the most beautiful places in the city, Edgerton Park.
Photo of Connecticut Folk Festival by Marilyn Catasus.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS about the Festival/Expo
We are very grateful to the SPONSORS of the 2016 Connecticut Folk Festival & Green Expo. Their support is crucial to our efforts to produce a FREE ADMISSION event! Here is listing of this year’s Sponsors and links to their websites.
We hope that you were able to join us on September 10, 2016!