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Fausto at Porch Stomp 2019, courtesy of Porch Stomp

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Jun 18, 2022
Nolan Park - Nolan Park - Nolan Park Houses

Porch Stomp invites dozens of folk bands, artists, and per­form­ing arts orga­ni­za­tions to use the his­toric porch­es of Nolan Park as a space for per­for­mance and edu­ca­tion, high­light­ing artistry rang­ing from tra­di­tion­al folk to old-time, blues, roots, blue­grass and Americana. 

Porch Stomp is a free, vol­un­teer-run music cel­e­bra­tion pro­duced in asso­ci­a­tion with Make Music New York, a not-for-prof­it that con­nects music mak­ers, fans and the pub­lic spaces of New York City. Now in its eighth year, Porch Stomp offers unique per­for­mance and edu­ca­tion­al oppor­tu­ni­ties, includ­ing con­certs, work­shops and open jams. Each stage” or porch is curat­ed and pro­duced by an arts orga­ni­za­tion or local venue that sup­ports tra­di­tion­al arts, and will rep­re­sent a spe­cif­ic folk com­mu­ni­ty in New York City.

This year’s fes­ti­val fea­tures stages by: Big City Folk, Brook­lyn Ukulele Fes­ti­val, Bush­wick Book Club, Equal­i­ty is Sexy, Cow­girl Sea­horse, Flat­foot Flat­bush Old Time Jam, Folk Music Soci­ety of New York, Hoover Dam Col­lec­tive, Hud­son Fam­i­ly Jam, Irish Arts Cen­ter, Kat and Friends, Music Coun­try, Nick Horner Fam­i­ly, Peo­ple’s Voice Café, Room­ful of Sky Music, Sun­ny’s Jam, Vio­lizzy, and more to be announced. 

Jun 18, 2022
Nolan Park - Nolan Park - Nolan Park Houses