Great Bands you know, new folks you’ll love.

The Cactus Blossoms
Charlie Parr
Old Salt Union
and more...

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Songwriting Contest

The 2019 songwriting and performance contest is open for entries. Entry submisions are due July 18. See the Contest page for details and entry form.

Greg Gilbertson 2018 winner

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Folk Fest 2018

Photos: Jerry Weigel