Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: September 7th, 2014

 

Bluegrass Comes to the Ramapo Highlands, Sloatsburg, NY, September 7th

 

World-renowned fiddler, Sue Cunningham and her band bring Bluegrass back to the heart of the Ramapo Highlands.

 

Sloatsburg, New York, August 28, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - Bring your lawn chairs to the Great Lawn of Harmony Hall, Jacob Sloat House (1848), 15 Liberty Rock Road, Sloatsburg, NY, on Sunday, September 7th from 1-6 PM for The 5th Annual Highlands Bluegrass and Crafts Festival. World-renowned fiddler, Sue Cunningham and her band bring Bluegrass back to the heart of the Ramapo Highlands. Joining the festival this year are The Ebony Hillbillies, a black string band proficient in down home Americana that incorporates bits of jazz and other flavors into an old-time twang. They are certain to have the crowd up and dancing.  This free festival focuses on one of America's most popular musical art forms and features the talents and goods of local artisans that cover a gamut of finely crafted treasures. 

 

“We are looking forward to the wonderful range of music at this year’s Highlands Bluegrass Festival, especially with the Ebony Hillbillies’ entertaining string band roots music grooves,” said Geoff Welch, Curator of Harmony Hall and festival stage emcee. The Sue Cunningham Band should wow audiences with their soaring instrumental and vocal melodies.”
 
The 5th Annual Highlands Bluegrass and Crafts Festival is presented by the Town of Ramapo and the Friends of Harmony Hall,  Jacob Sloat House and is a Hudson River Valley Ramble event.  Harmony Hall, on the National Register of Historic Places, is within walking distance from MTA/NJ Transit Train. For more information call 845-712-5220 or geoffwelch@gmail.com

Web: www.friendsofharmonyhall.org

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Geoff Welch

Email: geoffwelch@gmail.com

Phone: (845) 712-5220

 

Friends Of Harmony Hall - Jacob Sloat House

15 Liberty Rock Road, Sloatsburg, New York, 10974

Web: www.friendsofharmonyhall.org

 

 

 


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