Central New York is host to many jam sessions throughout the month. To add your date to the list, please email. It is best to check before going...we're not always notified when jams are discontinued or changed.
Please, if you have information about any of these jams, let us know!
Every Sunday - 1 pm
3142 Pompey Center Rd, Manlius, NY
Come to Kellish Hill Farm starting at 1:00 pm for Country, Gospel, Bluegrass music. Bring an instrument or just come to listen. We have a pot luck dinner with everyone bringing a dish to pass. We are located at 3192 Pompey Center Rd, Manlius New York, just 1/2 mile north of Route 20. For information, call Kathy Kellish at 315-682-1578.
Check out our website: http://KellishHillFarm.com
Every 3rd Sunday - Noon
Southern Tier Bluegrass Association Meeting
At the Tuscarora Elementary School
Bring a dish to pass, your table setting, a friend, your music implement, and/or your listening ear. Picking begins at noon. Meeting called to order at 1PM - then lunch - then back to picking.
Info: Ken Pearson, President, 269 Dweight Ave., Corning, NY 14830 / 609-936-1844
Every 3rd Sunday - 2 to 6 pm with Bluegrass from 2 to 3 pm
(note: for February 21 only, time is 4 to 8 pm with Bluegrass from 4 to 5 pm)
Phoenix American Legion Post 418, 9 Oswego River Rd, Phoenix, NY
Walk ins welcomed! Hosted by Tom Eagan. CJTappan promotions. 315-591-5200
Generally, every 4th Sunday, 3 to 6 pm (see specific dates below)
Finger Lakes Acoustic Jam in Clyde NY
Clyde Grange hosts the Finger Lakes Acoustic Jams at the Clyde Grange at 16 E. Genesee St./ Rte. 31 East. (Behind Key Bank on corner of 414 and E. Genesee St.) Parking available in lot between bank and Grange.) Handicap accessible. Bathrooms on same level. Jams held from 3 to 6 pm on February 28, March 20 and April 24 and then off until September 25. $3 donation. Cookies and coffee available. Snack bar available for assorted items such as soup, sandwich, chili, hot dogs-- for a fee—items vary each month. Pickers, listeners and dancers all welcome. Contact person: Linda Tyler 923-9335.
Mondays - 7 PM to 10 PM
Except the second Monday of each month
American Legion on Rochester Street in Hannibal
For singers, pickers and listeners...all are welcome.
Donation of $2.00 to cover legion costs (A/C in summer!)
Free snacks and coffee at break time, along with a heck of a good time! For more information contact: email@example.com or phone 315-564-5412
Every Tuesday - 7:30 to 10 pm
The Golden Link Folk Singing Society, Inc. Sing-Around
12 Corners Presbyterian Church
1200 South Winton Road
Sing, play or just listen!
Golden Link Folk Fone: (716)234-5044
Every Tuesday - 8 to 11 pm
Rochester NY 14623
String Theory is proud to present
Bluegrass open mic night at JB Quimbys Public House
3259 Winton Rd. South - 585-272-9780
Bring your Banjo's, Fiddles, Mandolins or Acoustic Guitars and sign up to pick with the band!
For more information please check out the website at www.stringtheorybluegrass.com
Every Thursday from April 1 to September 15 - 6 to 9 pm
Recreation hall at Cortland Country Music Park
1824 New York 13, Cortland, NY 13045
Acoustic only jam. The same type of music that is played at the Marcellus Jam is welcome.
Contact: Bob Swarm 607 849-4908; cell 607 345-2402
Every Friday - 7 pm
American Legion Ralph Share Post 297, 13 E Main Street,
Marcellus, New York 13108
Everyone is welcome at the longest running jam
in Central New York!!
Info: Jack Burns, 315-673-1844
or Sam and Marion 315-673-2329
$2 charge per person: under 16 free
Every 3rd Friday - 7 PM
Gospel Jam in Bernard’s Bay
Held at the “The Lord Our Righteousness Church” Willard Drive, Bernards Bay, N.Y.
(On Oneida Lake, Route 49) Bernards Bay is near Constantia, on Oneida Lake. Coming from North Bay area, when you get into Bernards Bay, you will turn left onto Willard Drive. The church is the second place on the right. It will be well lit and has a parking area next to the building. All are invited. Bring your friends and your instruments. For information, call Sandy at (315) 245-0153 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Every Second Saturday - 10 am to 3 pm
Lamson Road Community Church 2259 Lamson Road Phoenix, NY 13135 (315) 695-4751
September to May (in December Christmas party in Marcellus; December 14, 2014)****
Every Third Saturday - 8 am to 3 pm
The Mohawk Valley Bluegrass Association
Breakfast and Jamming at the Stittville Volunteer fire barn. Take Mill street just off rte 365, over the bridge across the intersection. The fire barn is up about 100 yards on the left. Additional parking behind the church. Breakfast proceeds benefit the Stittville volunteer fire barn.
For more information call 315-271-4567 or 315-942-4165****
Most Saturday Nights at the Parish NY Fire Department
Round and Square Dance and Jamfest - 6 to 10 pm
Presented by "Members of a Country Club"
Suggested donation $5 per couple; $3 single; musicians free
Bring snacks or non-alcoholic beverages to share if you like (coffee, tea and bottled water provided)
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