The gates are now open as the Catskill Chill Music Festival kicks off today (Friday, September 6) at Camp Minglewood in Hancock. The music kicks off at 3pm with American Babies, and today’s festivities continue non-stop at five performance areas til 5am tomorrow morning.
Among today’s performers are the Alan Evans Trio, Lotus, Consider the Source, Kung Fu, Higher Organix, Jimkata, Orchard Lounge and lots more.
Saturday’s sounds fill the air beginning at 12noon with performances by Galactic, Conspirator, Brothers Past, Wobblesauce, Tea Leaf Green, the Eric Krasno Band, RAQ, Yarn, Twiddle and many others.
The music cranks up again at 12noon on Sunday with Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds, McLovins, Dopapod, Papadosio, the Meter Men, Cosmic Dust Bunnies, Lucid, the Big Takeover and more performing throughout the day and deep into the night.
GO HERE for a full schedule…
Three-day, all-festival tickets are available at the gate for $175, which includes onsite camping and parking. Children under 12 are free, but must be accompanied by an adult.
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING FESTIVALS FOR 2013:
Downtown Albany JazzFest Competition @ various locations, Albany, 9/6/13 (FREE)
Restoration Festival @ Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside, Troy, 9/6&7/13
Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival @ Jennings Landing, Albany, 9/7/13 (FREE)
New Music Festival @ the Empire State Plaza, Albany, 9/7/13 (FREE)
In the Pines Music Fest @ University Settlement Camp, Beacon, 9/7/13
Drum Boogie Festival @ Andy Lee Field, Woodstock, 9/7/13 (FREE)
Hispanic Heritage Celebration @ the Empire State Plaza, 9/14/13 (FREE)
FreshGrass Festival @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, 9/20-22/13
Farm Aid @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, 9/21/13 (SOLD OUT)
LarkFest @ Lark Street, Albany, 9/21/13 (FREE)
PearlPalooza @ North Pearl Street, Albany, 9/28/13 (FREE)