05.01.14 Ben & Ellen added to 31st Claremont Folk Festival
Come join Ben & Ellen Harper in their only scheduled Southern California "Childhood Home" appearance on May 31st at the 31st annual Claremont Folk Festival! The festival features a wide range of music, art and learning experiences and takes place on the grounds of The Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont.
Additional performers include Very Special Musical Guests, Dave Alvin & The Guilty Ones, The Gonzalo Bergara Quartet, The Coals, The Chapin Sisters, The Ooks of Hazzard, Blue Highway, Steve James, Rick Shea, Ross Altman, Peter Harper, Phoebe Bridgers, and Old Brown Shoe.
There are workshops available in Cajon drumming, songwriting, bottleneck slide guitar, gypsy jazz guitar, harmonica and banjo. Kid's activities include mosaic making, face painting and sunflower planting.
Local artists will be selling a variety of art, musical instruments and more. Gourmet food trucks and local micro-breweries will provide food service in designated areas during the Festival.
General Admission and VIP Seating tickets are available. Children 12 and under are admitted free, except in the VIP section. VIP tickets are limited and the price includes prime reserved seating and VIP lanyard. VIP tickets must be purchased for children.
Gates open at 10:00am.