Homespun Jammin’ plays a delightful variety of music from hammer dulcimer tunes that will set your feet dancing to folk songs that everyone can sing. Based in Saint Cloud, the group is comprised of Sue Pundsack on hammer dulcimer, guitar and harmonica, Connie Schwinghammer on electric bass, and Carolyn Law on guitar and mandolin. Homespun Jammin’ will take the stage from 4-5 p.m.
Knotted Clover is a trio of musicians living in the Twin Cities area and performing since 2013. This family ensemble brings to life traditional music and folk songs from Ireland, Scotland and the United States with a variety of instruments. Ella sings traditional Irish songs and contributes bright melodic arrangements on the harp and tin whistle. Connor, on fiddle and mandolin, infuses traditional Celtic tunes with rich ornamentation and colorful playing. And Greg's guitar and vocals blend the music together into an upbeat acoustic experience for listeners of all ages. Knotted Clover will perform from 5 – 6 p.m.
The Green Fair Folk Festival takes place on August 2 from 4-8 p.m. on the grounds of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls. The festival is free, family friendly and open to the public. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Five Wings Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.