The Fiddler’s Green Country and Bluegrass Festival returns July 30, bringing live music to the Springville area. Beginning at 10 a.m., crafters, food vendors and live demonstrations of a colonial encampment will fill Fiddler’s Green Park, on the corner of North Buffalo and Mechanic streets.
Fiddler’s Green Park and the Concord Mercantile will offer live music from 11:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Musical workshops will be held throughout the day and the entertainment tent will offer open jamming beginning at 11 a.m. An intermediate clogging workshop will kickoff the festival at 9:30 a.m., beginner cloggers can hone their skills at 1:30 and 2 p.m. Both will be held at the Concord Town Hall.
The night will end with a community round and square dance at the Concord Town Hall. Featuring Homemade Jam with Pete Boberg and the WNY Cloggers Association, the dance is open to the public for a $4 entrance fee.
Sponsored by the Concord Historical Society, the Fiddler’s Green Country and Bluegrass Festival pays homage to the history of Springville, which was known as Fiddler’s Green prior to 1834.