Sterling Stage Folkfest – Featuring Ryan Montbleau, Sophistafunk, Subsoil, and Many More

FolkFest2015Start your summer festival season off right with the 11th annual Sterling Stage Folkfest, in Sterling, NY. Taking place May 21-25 in scenic Upstate, NY this festival offers a family friendly atmosphere, deep woods camping, an artist village, a variety of food and craft vendors, and a musical lineup to admire. The festival, which is the first of four held between May and September, will kick off the 20th anniversary season of Sterling Stage Kampitheater, and celebrates the best of jamband, folk, and roots music.

Headliners for the 2015 Folkfest include – Ryan Montbleau Band, Honey Island Swamp Band, Sophistafunk, and Andy Frasco & The U.N. Also appearing at Folkfest will be local favorites like – Chris James & Mama G, The Unknown Woodsman, Pale Green Stars, The English Project, and The Greener Grass Band.

Tickets to the festival include camping and can be purchased online and at select outlets for $70 before May 20 and $85 at the gate. For online tickets visit the Eventbrite site for Folkfest. Season pass packages which include all four festivals are also available, tickets are $240 and must be purchased between March 1 – May 20. These limited time season passes are only available through mail order (see MO instructions below).

Come start off your summer festival season at an intimate setting in the beautiful woodland landscape of Upstate, NY at Sterling Stage’s Folkfest 2015. Be a part of the community of festival goers that have considered Sterling Stage to be the jem of the festival circuit for twenty years.


Folkfest 2015 Schedule

Thursday May 21
4pm – Hakeem Dodley – Sinatra Lounge
5pm – Martin James – Sinatra Lounge
6pm – Randy & The Haze – Sinatra Lounge
8pm – Greener Grass Band – Sinatra Lounge
10pm – The English Project – Sinatra Lounge
11:30pm – Campfire Session w/Tim Herron & Friends – Sinatra Lounge

Friday May 22
2pm – Two Hour Delay – Main Stage
3:10pm – Jacob Alaniz – Sinatra Lounge
4pm – Jesse Collins Band – Main Stage
5:10pm – Paul LeClair – Sinatra Lounge
6pm – Tyrone Shoelaces – Main Stage
7:10pm – Subsoil – Sinatra Lounge
8pm – Andy Frasco & U.N. – Main Stage
9:10pm – Subsoil – Sinatra Lounge
10pm – Sophistafunk – Main Stage
11:30pm – Folkfaces – Sinatra Lounge

Saturday May 23
11am – Arethusa – Sinatra Lounge
12pm – Castle Creek – Main Stage
1:10pm – Waydown Wailers – Sinatra Lounge
2pm – The Unknown Woodsmen – Main Stage
3:10pm – Spring Street Family Band – Sinatra Lounge
4pm – Red Sea – Main Stage
5:10pm – Woodworks – Sinatra Lounge
6pm – Honey Island Swamp Band – Main Stage
7:10pm – Tumbleweed Highway – Sinatra Lounge
8pm – Ryan Montbleau Band – Main Stage
9:10pm – Tumbleweed Highway – Sinatra Lounge
10pm – Ryan Montbleau Band – Main Stage
11:30pm – Campfire Session w/Second Line Syracuse – Sinatra Lounge
12:30am – Campfire Session w/Ryan Montbleau – Sinatra Lounge

Sunday May 24
11am – Gerald Henderson – Sinatra Lounge
12pm – The Linears – Main Stage
1:10pm – Miss E & The Resonators – Sinatra Lounge
2pm – Our Friends Band – Main Stage
3:10pm – Pale Green Stars – Sinatra Lounge
4pm – Echo System – Main Stage
5:10pm – Mike Bogan Band – Sinatra Lounge
6pm – Gent Treadly – Main Stage
7:10pm – The Honey Smugglers – Sinatra Lounge
8pm – Tim Herron Corporation – Main Stage
9:10pm – The Honey Smugglers – Sinatra Lounge
10pm – Tim Herron Corporation – Main Stage
11:30pm – Campfire session w/Chris James & Mama G – Sinatra Lounge


Sterling Stage Kampitheatre Festivals

Sterling Stage Folkfest May 22 – 25, 2015
Sterling Stage 20th Anniversary Party July 2 – 5, 2015
Sterling Stage String Fling July 30 – August 2, 2015
Sterling Stage Last Daze of Summer September 17 – 20, 2015


Mail order Instructions send check or money order, please include self addressed stamped envelope and a description of what you are ordering

Eric McElveen
PO Box 376
Fair Haven NY 13064


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