The Jalopy Theatre and Down Home Radio Show are proud to announce the 8th annual Brooklyn Folk Festival taking place Friday, April 8th through Sunday, April 10th, 2016!

The 3-day festival includes 30 bands, vocal and instrumental workshops, a family-friendly square dance and swing dance, jam sessions, film screenings, the famous Banjo Toss contest and more!

The Brooklyn Folk Festival will feature the best in old-time string-band music, folk, blues, song writers, jug band, bluegrass, traditional Irish and Balkan music, and much more! This year the festival will be held at the beautiful historic St. Ann’s Church located at 157 Montague St. between Clinton and Henry in Brooklyn Heights. The venue is wheelchair accessible.

Here’s some of what happened at the 2015 festival. See you in April!