Monday, November 27, 2023

Sunday, September 24, 2023

-The 2023 Hudson Valley Garlic Festival This Weekend-


2023 Hudson Valley Garlic Festival

Saturday September 30th & Sunday October 1st


Once again The Homegrown String Band™ will be performing at The Hudson Valley Garlic Festival! This is one of the biggest and best food festivals in the country. Each year approximately 50,000 garlic lovers make the pilgrimage to Cantine Field in Saugerties, New York to enjoy two days of music, crafts, cooking demos, lectures, and delicious food, like garlic ice cream.

The Homegrown String Band™ will be sharing the Pavillion stage with Bells and Motley, an interesting duo that performs traditional music on a unique array of instruments including folk harp, hammered dulcimer, bagpipes, and the hurdy-gurdy! Bands performing on the other four stages include Sundad, Mark Rust, Annie and the Hedonist, James Rissacher, and The Arm of the Sea Theater, while One World Puppetry performing artist Andy the Garlic Man will be roaming the grounds.

Monday, September 18, 2023

- HGSB Saturday, September 23rd in Center Moriches -

The Homegrown String Band™ will be performing between 1 and 2:30 pm on Saturday, September 23rd as part of The Presbyterian Church of the Moriches 275th anniversary celebration. The event runs from 11 am to 3 pm, is free, and is open to the public.

The Presbyterian Church of the Moriches
PO Box 631 -
263 Main Street
Center Moriches, NY 11934

Saturday, September 2, 2023

- September 9th and 10th New York and New Jersey -


Two shows this weekend. Saturday the 10th we will be part of the Culper Spy Day Festivities in East Setauket, NY. We will be performing between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on the grounds of the Emma S Clark Library.

On Sunday the 10th we will be performing at the Mt Laurel (NJ) Library. It's a free show and we start at 2pm.


100 Walt Whitman Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ  08054


Thursday, August 17, 2023

Islip Arts Council Summer Concert, August 20th, 2pm


We are thrilled to, once again, be a part of the 2023 Islip Arts Council Summer Concert Series! This year's concert will be at Heckscher State Park in East Islip, NY.

Heckscher State Park Field 8, East Islip, NY 11730
Please note there is a $10 per car parking fee at this park
Show Begins at 2pm



Monday, May 8, 2023

--- Mothers and Fathers in Traditional Country Music ---


Join us for a Special Mother's Day Show at the Massapequa Public Library on Saturday, May 13th at 2pm. This show will feature loving, wistful, and sometimes tragic, portrayals of mothers (and fathers) in traditional folk and country music.

Bar Harbor Branch of the Massapequa Public Library


Monday, February 20, 2023

Patchogue Medford Library - 2:00 PM February 26, 2023

The Homegrown String Band celebrates the American tradition of families making music together. This family band's repertoire includes early country music classics along with original material inspired by the rural American string band and folk traditions of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Registration is recommended but not required.

Sunday, February 26th, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

54-60 E. Main Street
Patchogue, NY 11772

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Island Trees Library - Levittown, New York - 1/21/23


On Saturday, January 21, 2023, join The Homegrown String Band™ for an afternoon of high-energy original and traditional acoustic music at the Island Trees Public Library in Levittown. The show starts at 2:00 pm and it's free and open to the public. Come on out for a rollicking ride through the sounds of American music as "The  Family That Plays Together" rolls into their 26th year of performing their own eclectic and "unikew" brand of acoustic music.


Island Trees Public Library
38 Farmedge Rd.
Levittown, NY 11756
(516) 731-2211