Thank you so much to all the bands, volunteers, and everyone that came out for making the 2016 Brooklyn Folk Festival the best one yet!!! See you next year!!! 

For lots more great folk and world music through out the year, plus classes in various instruments and musical styles, please visit us at The Jalopy Theatre!


The Brooklyn Folk Festival, brought you by The Jalopy Theatre & School of Music, features the best in old-time string-band music, folk, blues, song writers, jug band, bluegrass, traditional Irish and Balkan music, and much more!  The festival is 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.

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!

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