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Whether you're an Old-Time music veteran, a casual fan or wondering "what is Old-Time music?", the Baltimore Old Time Music Festival is a joyous, interactive and inspiring celebration of where this wonderful style of music exists today. Join your festival hosts and beloved local Roots musicians Ken & Brad Kolodner as they welcome you to the Baltimore Museum of Industry April 19-20th for a music celebration fun for all ages! Concerts, workshops, square dancing, jamming, craft fair and vendor village, kids programming and more on the gorgeous waterfront campus of the Baltimore Museum of Industry with stunning views of the Baltimore skyline. Join us! The festival is produced by the Center for Cultural Vibrancy.


Featured artists include Dom Flemons, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, Bruce Molsky, The Onlies, The Horsenecks, Becky Hill & Friends, From Africa to Appalachia featuring Cheick Hamala Diabate, Riley Baugus and Danny Knicely, a family jam with The Beatbox Dads and your host artists Ken & Brad Kolodner.


Festival Schedule Full Schedule HERE


Friday, April 19


Kickoff Concerts in the Outdoor Pavilion and Indoor Atrium featuring Bruce Molsky, The Onlies, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, Ken & Brad Kolodner, The Horsenecks, Becky Hill and From Africa to Appalachia.


Saturday, April 20


The main event! Over a dozen hands-on workshops for players of all levels, a plethora of dazzling concerts spread across three stages, talks and interviews, a Family Square Dance and additional kids programming, as much jamming as your heart desires, a vendor village and craft fair, and the capstone evening square dance in the pavilion!


New this year! For those who have attended in the past, you'll notice some big changes:


Ticket Options


Weekend Pass - $107  *includes access to 2 workshops requiring advanced registration SOLD OUT

Supporter Pass - $200 *includes access to 4 workshops requiring advanced registration

Friday Night Pass - $35  SOLD OUT

Saturday Day Pass - $85  *includes access to 2 workshops requiring advanced registration SOLD OUT
Saturday Day Pass without Workshops - $50 

Saturday Night Square Dance and Concerts Pass - $25

Youth (13-18) Weekend Pass - $55

Youth (13-18) - $35
Kids 12 & Under - FREE


Interested in being a sponsor? Sponsorship INFO HERE
Interested in volunteering? Hang tight and we'll send out the official call for volunteers in February.
How do I register for workshops? All workshops Listed HERE require advanced registration. Only Supporter, Weekend Pass, and Saturday Pass ticket holders are eligible to register for these workshops. Upon purchase of one of your tickets, you will receive a confirmation email that will include a black button that reads "Manage Schedule." This will take you to the workshop scheduling page where you can register for your workshops. 


*Below, please find the workshop schedule for Saturday. Supporter pass holders, Weekend pass holders, and Saturday pass holders will have access to workshops. When you purchases your pass, you will receive an email that will include a "Manage Schedule" button that will direct you to select the workshops you want to attend. Due to limited capacity in the workshops, we're limiting Weekend and Saturday Day Pass holders to two workshops and Supporter Pass holders to four workshops.

Workshop Schedule and Descriptions (Register after Purchase)
General Terms

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Refund Policy

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