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Playing tunes from pre-Covid times.

January 2022

Jan 2 Jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD, Sun 1-5

Jan 4 The Kolodners' Baltimore jam at Five & Dime. Wed 7:30pm

Jan 16 Jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD, Sun 1-5

Jan 21 Bruce Molskey + Tony Trishka, IMT in Rockville MD, Fri 7pm

Jan 22 Bruce Molskey + Tony Trishka, Barns of Rose Hill, Sat 6:30pm

February 2022

Feb 12-20 Online Old Time Banjo Contest hosted by Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer.

Feb 16 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime

Feb Classes at School of Musical Traditions in Takoma Park & Rockville MD

March 2022

Mar 5 The DC Square Dance at the heated outdoor Bumper Car Pavilion at Glen Echo Park. Sat 8pm. Vaccination, masks, and advanced tickets required.

Mar 6 Birthday party for old timers & old time jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD. Bring a folding chair. Sun 1-6pm

Mar 18-19 Baltimore Old Time Music Festival: Foghorn, Onlies, Earl White, Kolodners! Tickets required.

Mar 20 Old time jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD. Bring a folding chair or stand Sun 1-6pm

Mar 30 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime

April 2022

Wednesdays 6pm jam at Barns of Harpers Ferry

Thursdays (1st, 3rd, 5th of month) 5pm jam at Barns of Rose Hill

Apr 1-2 Legends of Grayson County (VA) Old Time Weekend

Apr 2 Hogslop String Band (old time) opens for Sideline (bluegrass) at Weinberg in Frederick, Sat 8pm

Apr 3 NO BEANS JAM - Beans in the Belfy is closed today for a private party

Apr 8 Jonathan's Jam at Rocklands Winery, Poolesville MD, Fri 6-9pm

Apr 12-16 Sandbridge Fiddle Retreat with Ken Kolodner

Apr 13 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime

Apr 17 Old time jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD. Bring a folding chair or stand Sun 1-6pm

Apr 23 Baltimore Square Dance (BSD), Sat 8pm at Mobtown Ballroom, featuring Hoppin Molly (Paul Hammerton, Kirk Evans, Matt Metz)

Apr 27 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime

May 2022

May 1 Sandy & Kim's old time jam at White Rose Farm at the MD/PA border. Sun noon-5pm RAIN

May 1 Old time jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD. Bring a folding chair. Come for lunch. Sun 1-6pm

May 6-8 Dare to be Square hosted by DC Square Dance

May 11 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime Rachel Eddy guest host

May 13 Jonathan's Jam at Rocklands Winery, Poolesville MD, Fri 6-9pm

May 15 Old time jam at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick MD. Bring a folding chair. Come for lunch. Sun 1-6pm

May 22 Deer Creek virtual fiddle festival online

May 25 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime

May 29 Sandy & Kim's old time jam at White Rose Farm at the MD/PA border. Sun noon-5pm

June 2022

Jun 4-5 Washington DC Folk Festival Sat-Sun

Jun 8 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime - 9th anniversary party!

Jun 10 Open Mic at Sky Stage in Frederick MD - Ok Boomers!

Jun 11 WV pickers Johnny Staats and Robert Shafer​ , Shepherdstown WV, Sat 6pm

Jun 17-19 Brandywine Revival, West Chester, PA

Jun 22 Kolodners' Baltimore Old Time Jam Wed 7:30, at the Five & Dime

Jun 24 Jonathan's Jam at Rocklands Winery, Poolesville MD, Fri 6-9pm

Jun 26 - Jul 2 Mando, Banjo, Fiddle Week at Swannanoa Gathering

Jun 27 - Jul 1 Common Ground week 1, McDaniels College, Westminster MD

July 2022

Jul 2 Baltimore Square Dance at Mobtown Ballroom, Sat 8pm. Janine Smith calls, open band. (Contact Ken or Brad Kolodner to volunteer for the band.) [FB]

Jul 3 Rocklands Square Dance. Music by Geraldine, calling by Janine Smith. Rocklands Winery MD, Sun 6-9

Jul 4-8 - Jul 1 Common Ground week 2, McDaniels College, Westminster MD

Jul 10 Sandy & Kim's old time jam at White Rose Farm at the MD/PA border. Sun noon-5pm

Jul 10-15 - Jul 1 Common Ground week 3, McDaniels College, Westminster MD

Jul 16 Deer Creek fiddle festival live in Westminster MD

Jul 16 Blue Ridge Thunder Cloggers 25th anniversary party [FB]. Workshop 1-8pm Sat. Jam 8-10pm Sat. Hillsboro Old Stone School [map] in Hillsboro VA

Jul 17-23 Old Time Music Week at Swannanoa Gathering: Erin Marshall, Canote Brothers, Eddie Bond, Adam Tanner, John Schwab, Janie Rothfield, Nokossee Fields, John Herrmann, Mattias Thedens, the Onlies.

Jul 22 Jonathan's Jam at Rocklands Winery, Poolesville MD, Fri 6-9pm

Jul 29 Pre-camping at the Clifftop Festival

Jul 30 Gravy Soppers at Kensington Historical Society, Sat 10am

August 2022

Aug 3-7 The Clifftop Festival (contest pre-registration required by July 1)

Aug 14 Sandy & Kim's old time jam at White Rose Farm at the MD/PA border. Sun noon-5pm

Aug 26 Jonathan's Jam at Rocklands Winery, Poolesville MD, Fri 6-9pm

September 2022

Sep 4 Sandy & Kim's old time jam at White Rose Farm at the MD/PA border. Sun noon-5pm

Sep 10-11 Rockbridge music festival, Buena Vista VA (the 2021 site has not been updated yet)

Sep 16 Jonathan's Jam at Rocklands Winery, Poolesville MD, Fri 6-9pm

Sep 16-18 Watermelon Pickers' Fest, Berryville VA

Sep 17-18 The Bluemont Fair, Bluemont VA

Sep 22 -25 THE OLD TIME WEEKEND at B Chord Brewing in Round Hill VA. Presented by all of your friends here at OldTimeFrederick.org

October 2022

Oct 15 Gravy Soppers at Kennedy Farm, Rohrsville MD. Saturday.