Come listen to some songs or take a fun workshop!
- Puppet Show! Presented by the Boxcutter Collective – Watch as Judy (a tough-as-nails New York City grandma) rejects the false binary of the left/right political rhetoric, and joins a coven of activist witches to take down capitalism.
- First ever! Brooklyn Fiddle Contest – Who is the greatest fiddler in Brooklyn!? Find out! Compete for prizes!
- Elizabeth Mitchell & Suni Paz – Music for kids & adults!
- Caribbean Brooklyn – Reading from her book and performing the calypsos her mother would sing to her, Danielle Brown uses music to share her experiences growing up Caribbean American in Brooklyn.
There will be also be a banjo throwing contest called The Banjo Toss which sounds way too enticing to miss.
The festival will be helkd at St. Ann’s Church located at 157 Montague St. between Clinton and Henry in Brooklyn Heights. For more information visit brooklynfolkfest.com.
Main image by Raymond Haddad via Brooklyn Folk Festival website