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You are visiting the online home of Long Island, New York’s leading all-volunteer, nonprofit presenter of folk and acoustic concerts. The Folk Music Society of Huntington presents two monthly concert series (most concerts are preceded by open mics), a monthly folk jam and sing-along, and an annual folk festival in conjunction with the Huntington Arts Council. Information about these and other events, along with an extensive links section highlighting our members and Acoustic Allies, can be found elsewhere on this website.

Concert Summary

6/25/16 – American Roots Music Festival – Caramoor. Katonah, NY
7/30/16 – Huntington Folk Festival – Noon – Multiple Unplugged Performances
7/30/16 – Huntington Folk Festival – Evening – Slaid Cleaves (Kirsten Maxwell opens)
10/1/16 – First Saturday Concert – No Fuss & Feathers
11/5/16 – First Saturday Concert – TBD
11/17/16 – Hard Luck Café – Kalinec and KJ
12/3/16 – First Saturday Concert – John Gorka & Michael Johnson
1/7/17 – First Saturday Concert – TBD
2/2/2017 – First Saturday Concert – Cliff Eberhardt & Louise Mosrie
3/4/17 – First Saturday Concert – Joe Crookston
4/1/17 – First Saturday Concert – TBD
5/6/17 – First Saturday Concert – Cassie and Maggie MacDonald

Upcoming Events

  • Sat, July 30th, 2016, 12:00pm
    at Heckscher Park
       Slaid Cleaves will headline the 11th Annual Huntington Folk Festival on Saturday, July 30 at Huntington, NY's Heckscher Park, located off Main Street (Route 25A). Extending from noon until l0:30 p.m., the free festival – co-presented by the Folk Music Society of Huntington and the Huntington Arts Council – is part of the 51st Annual Huntington Summer Arts Festival. Kirsten Maxwell will open for Slaid Cleaves. Prior to the evening concert, AcousticMusicScene.com and The Folk Music Society of Huntington will host unplugged showcases and song swaps featuring more than three-dozen artists near canopy tents from noon until 6 p.m. Artists slated to perform during the afternoon include Acoustic Apple, Blair Bodine, Addie Brownlee, Rob Carlson & Benefit Street, Greg Cornell and the Cornell Brothers, Dan and Faith, Bryan Gallo, He-Bird, She-Bird, Josh Joffen, Susan Kane, Judy Kass, Colleen Kattau, Rorie Kelly, Terry Kitchen, Ray Lambiase, Rich Lanahan and Katie Pearlman, Mara Levine, Dennis McDoNoUgh!, Lois Morton, My Dad's Truck, James O'Malley, Steven Pelland, Pluck & Rail, Hank Stone, Aly Tadros, Jessy Tomsko, Carla Ulbrich, Letitia VanSant, and more to be announced.
  • Sat, October 1st, 2016, 7:30pm
    at The Congregational Church of Huntington
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  • Sat, December 3rd, 2016, 7:30pm
    at The Congregational Church of Huntington
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  • Sat, March 4th, 2017, 7:30pm
    at The Congregational Church of Huntington
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  • Sat, May 6th, 2017, 7:30pm
    at The Congregational Church of Huntington
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Click here for a complete list of all upcoming events.