The 17th annual New York Harvest Festival and Freedom Fair will once again return to Kutsher’s Country Club in Moticello, New York on October 11-14. The Northeast classic will host five stages, 35 musical acts and entertainers, political speakers, lights shows, a vendor village, fire spinning, glass blowing, activist opportunities and a whole lot of good vibes.
Damn Sam has been politically active for years in the movement to bring medical marijuana legalization to the state legislature. Senate bill 4406 and Assembly bill 6357 will regulate regulate medical marijuana and provide New York patients with safe access to the medicine they need. The main goal is to educate and motivate law makers and citizens of New York state to enact laws that protect the interests of those involved in the uses, production and distribution of Cannabis hemp.
Entertainment for the weekend will include:
The Original Wailers, Ghostface Killah, Melvin Seals & JGB (2 Sets), Immortal Technique, Kung Fu Tony Vacca and The Senegal America Project featuring World Rhythms Ensemble, Bideew Bou Bess, and Abiodun Oyewole (of The Last Poets) (2 Sets), Marco Benevento, Murphy’s Law, Bang Bang (Todd Stoops & Adrian Tramontano of Kung Fu), Ronnie Penque Band (Ronnie is from New Riders of the Purple Sage, & a former member of: Melvin Seals & JGB, Ripple, Stir Fried and Splintered Sunlight), Awesome Mother Road Show, Gratefully Yours (All Star Revolving Line Up, playing fans dream Grateful Dead set lists), Riders on the Storm (Doors Tribute), EARTH (Classic Black Sabbath Tribute), The Phreaks (Phish Tribute), The DeadBeats (Grateful Dead Tribute), Midnight Ramblers (2 Sets, 1 Pink Floyd), Lucid, Fikus, Mun, Cosmal with live painting by Ali Laz, John Sinclair and Elliott Levin,Newton Crosby, CAPITAL Zen, Maaze, Maganahans Revival, String band, DITCH, Digital Storm, Leila, Mentally ILL, The Jack, Unexplained Bacon, Dr. Jah & The Love Prophets, Mothers Wine, Adam Amrod, Imaginary Friends, Kara Bennett, Lethal Injection, Hannah’s Field, Risen, Rob, Darren & Richie, The Bus People, The Legendary RT & Friends, Whiskey Reverb, DJ Ean Nice, Jiggawompz and Roo
Speakers for the weekend will include:
Pastor Kenny Glasgow – Ordinary Peoples Society
Rob Robinson – Founder NY Harvest Fest & Damn Sam
Jason West – Mayor, Village of New Paltz
Isaac Abrams – “Visionary / Psychedelic” Artist
Dan Goldman – NY Cannabis Alliance
Steve Bloom – Celebrity Stoner
Brian Kuprian -Gardening Is Never A Crime
Lisa Roche – RN / Truth & Science Policy Project
Jim Miller – Marijuana Activist & Patient Advocate
The Real Radio Rahim – Hop Hop Pioneer
Rich Morowski -MS Medical Marijuana Patient
Burton Aldrich – Quad Medical Marijuana Patient
Richard Williams – HIV Medical Marijuana Patient
Jessica Abrams -Green in Greene
John Skerit – Activist & Friend of the Harvest Fest
Joe Barton – Freedom First Party
Kurt Shotko -Common Sense Revival, Host WFTE Frack Report
Trapper Flynn – Activist & Friend of the Harvest Fest
Charles Edson Rogers Jr. – Pain Medical Marijuana Patient
Johnny Pot Seed – OverGrow
Plus many more!
This year’s Harvest Festival is stacked so you definitely do not ant to miss out, grab your tickets today!