GREENE COUNTY, N.Y.
Jan. 28, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- The Great Northern Catskills of
will play host to a variety of music festivals in 2013, including a brand new country music festival in June featuring today's chart-topping country music superstars.
Taste of Country Music Festival
at Hunter Mountain kicks off
with three days of star-studded country music and entertainment. The festival features Lady Antebellum,
, as well as
, Blackberry Smoke and
& Family. Ticket packages start at
for all three days of live music. Early bird discounted tickets will be available for purchase beginning
Friday, February 1
. VIP ticket options, mountainside camping, resort accommodations and more are available online.
Additional Great Northern Catskills music
for 2013 include:
Blues Hall of Fame Night
at the Orpheum Performing Arts Center in
. The New York Blues Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Concert includes performances by Professor Louie & The Crowmatix,
Bill Sims Jr.
. Tickets are available at catskillmtn.org or at the door for
East Durham Irish Festival
at the Michael J. Quill Irish Cultural & Sports Centre is scheduled for
and 26, and promises to offer international entertainment, free camping and family-friendly fun. The line-up includes artists from across the country and
. Past acts include Searson, Barley Juice,
Andy Cooney Band
and performances by Irish Step Dancers. Tickets range from
$12 to $16
at Hunter Mountain is one of the top music festivals in the country. The revelry kicks off
with live performances by
& Friends, Widespread Panic, Gov't Mule, Primus, Dispatch, The Avett Brothers and more. General admission passes are currently available online at mountainjam.com. Three day, non-camping passes are
and four-day passes are
. Four and three day camping and festival combination passes are available for
for the four day combined pass and
for the three day.
Catskill's Irish Arts Week in East Durham
is slated for July 14-20
. Enjoy a week of Irish music, dancing, vendors, crafts and family-friendly fun. Admission to daily ceilithe, superstar concerts and afternoon lectures is free. Experience Irish culture and arts and participate in painting workshops, jewelry making, weaving and carving classes. The festival concludes with the Andy McGann Traditional Music and Dance Festival on
. Tickets are
at the gate.
For more information on the
's events line-up, visit