2018 Claremont Folk Festival
This year's Claremont Folk Festival features art and music workshops for all ages, vendors village, local food, local libations, and live performances by...
Dave Alvin and the Guilty Ones - Roots Rock Legends
The Crooked Jades - Old Time, Old World Music Revolutionaries
Bula - Puerto Rican Community Bomba Group
Mostly Kosher - Jewish Cultural Revivalist Klezmer Band
Snap Jackson and the Knock on Wood Players - Blugrass Quartet
Tom Freund - Singer Songwriter and Multi-Instrumentalist
Fivacious - West Coast Gospel
...and many more.
The 2018 Claremont Folk Festival takes place on Saturday, May 19, 2018, with gates opening at 10:00 and music beginning at 10:30. Join us at our new venue, the beautiful Sontag Greek Theater and surrounding buildings at Pomona College, in Claremont, CA. All seating is General Admission, which includes a mix of concrete bench seats, chair seating, and open lawn. Tickets are $40 with children 12 and under free. Parking is free.
Ticket price includes admission to all workshops running from 11am to 3pm including: ukulele, banjo, guitar, drumming, harmonica, storytelling, yoga, art with dA Gallery, protest singing and folk dancing. Workshops are first come, first served, and space is limited.
Local gourmet food provided offered by Rincon Azteca and Viva Comida, libations will be offered at the concert by Last Name Brewery, Claremont Craft Ales, and Plume Ridge Wine Merchants, sweet treats offered by Burt & Rocky's Ice Cream and I Like Pie, and our Vendors Village will feature a variety of local artisans and merchants.
Guests are recommended to bring stadium seats or seat cushions for bench seating, and may bring LOW BACK chairs for lawn seating (only).
Personal food and beverages not allowed (except reusable water bottles).
No animals are permitted in the venue, with the exception of identified service animals.
Free parking will be available at the nearby Pomona College parking structure.
This is a Rain or Shine Event. No refunds.
The Sontag Greek Theater and surrounding buildings at Pomona College, Claremont (View)
300 E Bonita Ave
claremont, CA 91711
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|