Jan Bell

Brooklyn Americana Music Festival
Artistic Discipline: Performing ArtsMusic
Category: Brooklyn Arts Fund
Grant Year: 2021
Location: Brooklyn

The Seventh Annual Brooklyn Americana Music Festival takes place September 16th - 19th, 2021. Fifty live music events including women's stages in Dumbo, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and Jalopy Theatre in Red Hook. A hybrid celebration of small business and our live music community both on line and in person. Local, national, and international artists from Brooklyn and beyond play original songs with fiddles, banjos, upright bass, guitar, mandolin and instruments from around the world. . 'Most Brooklyn-esque' NY Times. 'Top 10 Amazing Summer things to do' Time Out NY.

The Festival takes place at several out door locations and artist owned and operated establishments along the Brooklyn waterfront who feature local and visiting artists year-round. BKAMF is the single live music event that has grown to encompass both pioneer small business and new venues that are dedicated to the arts and live music throughout the year. BKAMF serves as a free music festival for all ages.