The 17th Flint Folk Music Festival takes place Saturday, July 23 from Noon to 8:30 p.m. in Flint’s Kearsley Park on Kearsley Park Blvd. just north of Robert T. Longway Blvd. This year’s festival features performances by Mike Vial, The Raising Pickers, Kitty Donohoe, Bill Bynum and Company and Mustard’s Retreat (the trio). The Ron Woods Stage schedule, along with links to each artist’s web site, is listed below.
Noon – Mike Vial Click to visit his website.
1:00 – FLUFF in the Steve Rodgers Jam Tent
1:30 – The Raisin Pickers Click to visit their website.
2:30 – Flint Contra Dancers
3:00 – Kitty Donohoe Click to visit her website.
4:00 – Flint Contra Dancers
4:30 – Bill Bynum and Company Click to visit their website.
5:30 – FLUFF in the Steve Rodgers Jam Tent
6:00 – The Hummingbirds Click to visit their website.
7:30 – Mustard’s Retreat -the Trio Click to visit their website.
The festival also features the Steve Rodgers Jam Tent and sales of performers’ CDs and other merchandise.
Other additions to the festival schedule will be added as they are finalized.
Refreshments can be purchased on site from Flint Trolley Ice Cream and Cafe. Chair seating is available in the pavilion but those attending may want to bring their own for comfort. Those attending may bring their own refreshments. However alcoholic beverages are not allowed by ordinance in city parks
Dogs are not permitted in the pavilion during the festival.