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Blues on the Farm: Cider, Blues & BBQ

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


  • Emcee: Big Joe Fitz
  • Elly Wininger
  • Good Rockin’ Marty
  • Willa Vincitore & Company
  • Chris Bergson & Ellis Hooks
  • Chris Bergson Trio
  • Clarence Spady

Please join us for a day of award-winning blues music on a historic 200-year-old working farm in the heart of the Rondout Valley, in Stone Ridge, NY. Spend an afternoon with family and friends enjoying the music and fruits of the Hudson Valley that include a farmers market, a tasting room for local ciders, NY beer, wine, cocktails, wood-fired pizza, vendors, and food trucks.

The day will feature musical performances from some of the best musicians known to the Hudson Valley area. The lineup of 5 bands includes Good Rockin’ Marty, Willa Vincitore & Company, Chris Bergson & Ellis Hooks, Clarence Spady, and the Chris Bergson Trio. Each performer will bring their style to the audience, representing a variety of blues genres.

Good Rockin’ Marty will start the day off hitting the grooves of Chicago, Louisiana, and Texas Blues.

Willa Vincitore & Company has been building a fan base across the Hudson Valley for nearly two decades and was inducted into the NY State Blues Hall of Fame in 2018.

Blues guitarist Chris Bergson and soulful singer Ellis Hooks have been wowing audiences throughout the states and internationally. Their “Live in Normandy” CD is one of MOJO’s Top 10 Blues albums of 2019. The audience will also be treated to an additional set with the Chris Bergson Trio, for a passionate performance of modern blues.

The 1997 W.C. Handy Award winner for Best New Blues Artist, Clarence Spady will energize the audience with his harmony and rhythm.

New York Blues Hall of Fame inductee Elly Wininger will perform acoustic sets throughout the day.

  • Free Parking on-site
  • Bring your chairs and blankets. Umbrellas and pop-ups will only be permitted in the back of the field, so they do not obstruct the audience’s view of the stage.
  • No outside food or beverages. No coolers.
  • No refunds. Ticket is good for 6/23 or rain date 6/24.

“No Frills” Camping is available in the orchard for $40 a night. Also check out our website at under accommodations, for a limited amount of Glamping spots available onsite.

The Hudson Valley Blues Society (THVBS) is dedicated to preserving and promoting blues music throughout the New York Hudson Valley area and is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.


June 23
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Stone Ridge Orchard


Stone Ridge Orchard 3012 New York 213 Stone Ridge, NY 12484 United States
Stone Ridge Orchard 3012 New York 213
Stone Ridge, NY 12484 United States
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