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Mohawk Hudson Folklife Festival – Details and Schedule

October 1, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm EDT

Mohawk Hudson Folklife Festival

The Mohawk Hudson Folklife Festival is BACK for its third year! Join us on Sunday, October 1st for another year of artist demonstrations, musical performances, and cultural cooking lessons! The festival will begin at 11:00 am and end at 5:30 pm at the Washington Park Lakehouse Amphitheatre. Click here for a digital version of the festival booklet.

This is a 2023 “Hudson River Valley Ramble” Event, in collaboration with the Hudson River Greenway and the Maurice D. Hinchey Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area


African Hairbraiding, Luthiery, Alpona (Bangladesh), Chinese Papercuts, Metalwork, Leatherwork, Mask Making, Kite Making, Boatbuilding, and Henna.

Particapatory Activities  

Chinese Papercutting, Afghan Kite Flying, Ojos de Dios (Mexcian Yarn Craft) and more!

Foodways Demonstrations 

Czech Dumplings  /  Katya and Janek Palat (Sweet Prophecy) / 11:30 AM 12:15 PM
Bangladeshi Daal / Jarin Ahmed / 1:00 PM 1:45 PM
Albanian Red Pepper with Ricotta and Butter  / Vera Kita / 4:00 PM 4:45 PM

Performance Schedule

Karen Dance and Music / Eshue Klay Aung, Pinya Aung, Karen Community / 11:05 – 11:25 am
Merengue Tipico AKA Perico Ripiao / Louis Remigio / 12:15- 12:45 pm
Son Jarocho (Mexican Folk Music )  / Pulso De Barro / 1:00 – 1:20 pm
Celtic and Irish Folk Music  / DRAM / 1:45 -2:30 pm
Ghanian Folk Music / Gballoi / 3:15 – 4:00 pm
Afro-Caribbean Music / Bronte / 4:45 -5:30 pm


October 1, 2023
11:00 am - 5:30 pm EDT
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Washington Park Lakehouse
Washington Park Rd
Albany, NY 12203 United States
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