FALCON RIDGE FOLK FESTIVAL MOST WANTED ARTISTS: BETTMAN & HALPIN
Bettman & Halpin are Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Most Wanted Artists for the 2017 festival Aug 4th through 6th. In 2016 Bettman & Halpin attended the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival as Emerging Artists. Based on audience votes, the festival invites three out of the 23 emerging artists to return as the Most Wanted Artists. Bettman & Halpin are one of the three.
FALCON RIDGE FOLK FESTIVAL
Falcon Ridge Folk Festival presents some of the best folk musicians in the country, and has since 1988. As of 2005 they moved the Festival to the Dodds Farm in Hillsdale NY. They present three stages for three days. Legendary artists such as Janis Ian and Arlo Guthrie play the Main Stage in addition to more contemporary artists such as SONiA and The Slambovian Circus Of Dreams. Furthermore, the Festival programs a Workshop Stage and also a large Dance Tent featuring various group and partnered dance styles. The Dance Tent programming often goes into the wee hours of the morning. Another of the festival attractions is the ‘Mall’ – host to dozens of vendors from vegan food to hats, dresses and hammock chairs.
The Festival is held at Dodds Farm, just off Route 22 north of Hillsdale, New York. The 2017 line up will be announced shortly. Ticket are on sale now. Early bird prices end May 15th, advanced prices end June 30th. Join us for outstanding folk music, camping and fun on Aug 4th – 6th 2017. Buy tickets here.