The Art Hosts Their 42nd Annual Folk Festival

. December 31, 2018.
The Ark

The Ark, Ann Arbor’s beloved venue for folk and ethnic music in the heart of downtown, hosts their 42nd Annual Folk Festival, a two-day fest showcasing the talents of folk and roots artists. Friday’s lineup includes Brandi Carlile, Gregory Alan Isakov, Haley Heynderickx, Sam Lewis, Parsonsfield, Michigan Rattlers and Peter Mulvey, MC. Taking the stage on Saturday is Rufus Wainwright, I’m With Her, Joan Osborn’s Dylanology featuring Jackie Greene, Pokey LaFarge, AHI, The RFD Boys, and MC Peter Mulvey. All funds raised at this weekend concert go directly to the Ark and the continuing presentation of authentic live music.

Various ticket options are available with
single day and two-day passes, check online for prices.
Friday and Saturday, January 25 and 26
Hill Auditorium | 825 N. University Ave.
734-761-1800 | theark.org

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