The event begins Friday evening, Sept. 2 at 6pm with a songwriter contest. Open to the public, local new and emerging songwriters compete for cash prize and the honor of performing on the festival main stage the next day. Past winners include The Early Bird Trio, Kay Miracle, and Sera Bullis. Musicians interested in being a part of the contest should contact Gina Holsopple at 315-591-0711 or [email protected]
Saturday morning begins with a pancake breakfast at 9am and music begins at 10am. Musical acts include John McConnell, Genessee Ted, Sera Bullis, Jim Shaffer, and Gina Holsopple.
For more information, please find the Wooden-Apple Farmstead on Facebook or through the contact information listed below. Anyone wishing to be a sponsor for this event should contact the Wooden-Apple Farmstead at 315-591-0711 or [email protected] Local business sponsors include Old City Hall, Fulton Savings Bank, Fulton TV & Appliance, Green Planet Grocery, Frightmare Farms, Gina Marie Music Studio, and the Oswego Bagelry and Sandwich Shop.
The Wooden-Apple Farmstead is a hobby farm in Palermo, NY, committed to building community, arts and sustainability in Central New York. The CNY Arts Center, located in Fulton, NY, is committed to bringing high quality arts programming and experiences to all ages.