FSGW Getaway

There’s something for everyone at the Folklore Society of Greater Washington’s Online Getaway! Imagine a party with some of the finest singers from the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia, and the farthest parts of the globe—that’s the Getaway! Scheduled for the long Columbus Day weekend (Friday, October 8 through Monday, October 11), the Getaway will … Read More

Takoma Park Folk Festival 2021

The Takoma Park Folk Festival Is On! Tradition meets innovation as this beloved event engages the live and virtual worlds of music. When: September 12, 2021 Time: 4:00 – 9:00 pm Eastern Where: Live-streamed– make your own venue! The 2021 Takoma Park Folk Festival (TPFF 21) is on! While some aspects of the Festival format … Read More

Takoma Park Folk Festival 2021 – In-Person Crafts Show

Takoma Park Folk Festival 2021 – In-Person Crafts Show When: Sunday, September 12, 2021 Where: Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912 Hours: Noon to 6:30 p.m. While the folk festival will be held online, the TPFF Craft Show will be held in person! This juried event is an annual favorite … Read More

Dovetail Joints – Live Music in Silver Spring!

The Dovetail Joints will be filling the American Legion with some fun dance sounds after an opening by Scarlet Begoniaz that we’re excited to hear! We’ll be playing at the American Legion Post 41 Friday September 10th from 7-11. As always, there is no cover charge, come out to join us for a fun evening! … Read More

Barry Louis Polisar – Outdoor Program at Long Branch Library

Join Barry Louis Polisar for an outdoor music concert for children and families at the Long Branch Library. Barry Louis Polisar is an author, songwriter, poet, and storyteller for children and families. A five-time Parents’ Choice Award winner, Barry is a pioneer in the world of music for children. He has recorded and shared his … Read More

Garage Rock Night with Apollo 66, The Ubangis and Marshall Keith!

Garage Punk Rock nights at Post 41 are back! And just in time for a little liberation celebration from our hibernation hideout holes. We are gonna make our own mostly pleasant buzzy sounds around 8pm. The Ubangis, Marshall Keith and Apollo 66 are gonna make a racket and some of us might even dance until … Read More

Juneteenth Concert by the Washington Revels Jubilee Voices

The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices is excited to partner with the Alexandria Black History Museum to present the ensemble’s first-ever Juneteenth Celebration! Jubilee Voices will mark the date that slavery was fully abolished throughout the United States with music, stories, and cultural traditions reflected through the history of the African American experience locally and in … Read More