Pre-registration: call Bruce Pomeroy 518/355-7330 or Howie Eskin 518/882-6809 - (optional-discount) advance admission form (pdf). (needs acrobat) Discount before early-mid May.
The Public is welcome. Kids under 18 are free with paying adult. Early registration discount is available.
You don't have to be a member of PSG. Tickets are also available at the gate. Prices below
Get Gon . . . 1) a
community that comes together for music and fun on one magical weekend
each year. 2) a folk festival with an old fashioned small
town atmosphere 3) some of the best acoustic music you'll
|Saratoga County Fairgrounds
Ballston Spa, NY.
Camping available and encouraged
May 27 '11
|Pot Luck Dinner
Share a meal with old or new friends ... enjoy the singing and picking and gathering 'til the wee hours. Bring something.
Special: a new generation folk concert in the evening (approx 8pm)
Host: Matt Toomey;
performers: Satauna Howery, Blackwell Sinners
May 28, 2011
(see traffic note below)
|10:25am - 5:00pm Concerts
Sampler concert at 10:25am - Don't miss it. Don't be late.
There will also be a special brief awards presentation at the Sampler.
(see the 2011 Schedule of Concerts and Workshops) Concerts and Workshops are during the day and Informal music and social stuff after dark.
8:00 pm -- Family, Country Dance
live band (John, Vonnie & friends), w/ caller (Deb Burger)
May 29, 2011
|11:00am - 4:00pm Concerts
*see the 2011 schedule
and come back later for 2011 schedule updates
4:15 - 6:00 Open Stage
After Dark A capella Sing - a special tradition
*Check back later for
2011 schedule updates
FEATURED PERFORMERSCeleste Bernardo,
David Francey, the Honey Dewdrops,
and more . . .
May 30, 2011
|Breaking Camp & "Hanging out"
(The Fairgrounds will close at 2:00pm, Monday)
(use exit 12 off of the Northway, rt 87, from South or North)
Adults (23yrs+) $50/weekend* $26/day
Students (19-22yrs) $25/weekend* $15/day, under 18 free with paying adult
Evening only: $5/night.
You don't have to be a member of The Pickin' & Singin' Gatherin' (PSG) to come to the GGG.
Adults (23yrs+) $45/weekend* $24/day* Weekend rates include camping. (camper electrical hookup is extra - $30/night )
Students (19-22yrs) $23/weekend* $13/day - younger kids free with an adult.
For a pre-registration form call (518)674-8646 or (518)882 6809 - leave a message.
Or click here for an adobe acrobat format pre-reg form, Print it, fill out the information, and send it to the address indicated on the FORM, with a check made out to "The Picking & Singing Gathering" or just "the PSG". PLEASE include a self-addressed, stamped return envelope - for your badges.
You don't have to be a member of PSG to come to the GGG, but we hope you will join; just indicate it on the form.
For further Information send e-mail to Howie. Volunteers are needed.
since 1970 we
"Gotta get to the country for a weekend of music and fun"
Come join in the fun. Bring an instrument if you play one. Bring your dancing feet and singing voice or just your warm body.
Directions to Saratoga County Fairgrounds in Ballston Spa NY