by Peter Aaron
The family-friendly Hoot features world-class music on two volunteer-built outdoor stages, camping, hiking, food and craft vendors, camping, hiking, and other unique experiences within the beautiful setting and rustic buildings of the center’s site. Performing on the festival’s traditionally roots-oriented bill this year are The Carolina Chocolate Drops’ Don Flemons, the reunited Fiddle Fever (with Jay Ungar), Baby States, Tracy Bonham, Robert Sarazin-Blake and the Package, Simi Stone, Chris Merenda and the Wheel, host duo Mike & Ruthy, and many more.
The 2016 Summer Hoot will take place at the Ashokan Center in Olivebridge, New York, on August 26, 27, and 28. For ticket prices/purchases and other information, visit http://www.homeofthehoot.com/.