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2022 Tickets Now Available!

Our 2022 schedule is now posted and we have activated on-line purchasing! Please use the schedule as your guide to purchasing tickets, either on-line or by mail-in form. You can [...]

August 4th, 2022|


Dear Festival enthusiasts, The 2022 daily schedule is now up, and can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.  We will begin our festival on Thursday, September 22nd with [...]

August 1st, 2022|

How you can play a part in the Festival…

One of the most striking and enduring qualities of this festival is the sense of ownership that everyone feels about it.  Spanish Peaks belongs to the musicians and to you, [...]

July 7th, 2022|

And from Galway, Dave Curley!

Dave Curley, a multi-instrumentalist, singer, and dancer, has been making big waves in the Irish music scene in Ireland, Europe and the USA in the last number of years. After [...]

July 4th, 2022|

New to the Festival – The Byrne Brothers!

The Byrne Brothers are a multi-award winning family band and Irish dancers from Dublin and one of the biggest names in traditional Irish music today. They are Luca 18 on [...]

June 21st, 2022|

Next up: The Bow Tides!

Jessie Burns Ellery Klein Katie Grennan The Bow Tides have a very unique background. To understand their origin, let's begin with the leading ladies, Jessie Burns, Ellery Klein, and Katie [...]

June 10th, 2022|

Patsy O’Brien will again be a large presence at the 2022 Festival!

After first appearing at the 2018 Festival, Patsy O'Brien has become a Spanish Peaks regular.  It is likely because Patsy's talents are so unique, truly inhabiting a niche of his [...]

May 29th, 2022|

Announcing Our Featured Artists for the 2022 Festival!

Dear Friends of the Festival: We are in the process of putting together a star line-up of performers for this year's Festival. In the days to come we will be [...]

May 17th, 2022|

New Festival Administrator!

Spring is just around the corner in the Spanish Peaks region. The grass is greening, the perennials are sprouting leaves and new growth, and we have tulips in full bloom.  [...]

April 23rd, 2022|

More thoughts and a job announcement…

Sam Sortore, Board President Of the many things the last two years taught us, there are two that particularly stand out.  The first is that change is inevitable [...]

March 1st, 2022|
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