Blue Sky Folk Festival

You’re Invited!

Join us for the eighth annual Blue Sky Folk Festival on Saturday, August 25, 2018 – jamming, workshops, and performances by The Bill Lestock Trio, Rachel & the Beatnik Playboys, Vicki Chew Band, Matt Watroba, and J. Scott Franklin and Michael Bay.

The Blue Sky will be held from 11:30am to 6:30pm. Gates open 11am. The festival is held on the grounds of East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church, 10848 Chillicothe Rd. (Route 306), Kirtland OH 44094. Admission is $15, online $12. Age 12 and under free. Jammers with instruments get $3 off admission.

Performances are indoors in air-conditioned comfort. Jamming is wherever you find it, indoors and out – plus scheduled jams in various genres. Bring the kids! We have children’s activities and a playground. Workshops are included in the price of admission – from blues guitar to bluegrass banjo, from community sings to songwriting and more . . .

What a party!


What to Expect

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs, and BRING YOUR INSTRUMENT for a $3 discount on admission! Enjoy workshops and master classes, family crafts and fun. Play, sing, dance and listen. Multiple indoor and outdoor jam areas and an inside main stage.

Remarkable Lake County logoThis program is funded in part by a grant from the Lake County Visitors Bureau Arts and Culture Fund to further participation in, and awareness of, arts and culture in Lake County.


Saturday, August 25, 2018. 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Gate opens 11 a.m.


On the grounds of East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church
10848 Chillicothe Rd/SR 306
1/2 mile south of SR 6 in Kirtland, OHIO (map)


$15 at the door • $12 on the web • 12 & under FREE
Bring your instrument to jam for a $3 discount!



Please donate to Northeast Ohio Musical Heritage Association to help ensure the vitality of folk music in Northeast Ohio!