February 03, 2023 - February 05, 2023
A down-home, multi-generational celebration of live roots music, local food & crafts, and the joyful spirit of this amazing community where the Catskills meet the Hudson River Valley. FRIDAY Dinner, Documentary, Discussion; SATURDAY Music all day/night and fun activities for all ages; SUNDAY Brunch & Community Sing
February 12, 2023 - February 14, 2023
The Youth Empowerment & Sustainability Summit (YESS!) is a global climate solution and leadership summit for young people who are ready to change their lives and their communities by working towards climate resilience.
February 18, 2023 - February 19, 2023
Come enjoy many flavors of hot chocolate & outdoor fun! Live jugglers (Saturday) and ice sculpture (Sunday), blacksmithing demos, self-guided nature walks on miles of beautiful trails, cozy campfires, live music, and sledding if it snows (bring your own sled)!
February 25, 2023
Enjoy this special screening of the comedic and dramatic 1920's-style silent film with original music composed and performed live by world-renowned klezmer violinist Alicia Svigals and celebrated silent film pianist Donald Sosin.
March 18, 2023 - March 19, 2023
Come enjoy a day of maple sugaring, pancakes, and good times for all ages! Blacksmithing demos, live music, cozy campfires, and guided hikes to the place where the magic happens - the sugar shack!
April 02, 2023
Join us for a group hike through our Cathedral Gorge to learn about geological and human history at Ashokan.
April 09, 2023
Join us for a group hike to explore our trails while we look for early signs of spring at Ashokan!
April 16, 2023
Join us for a group hike to explore our trails while we look for plants with interesting characteristics and medicinal benefits! You will learn about historical uses of plants and ways you can use plants today.
April 30, 2023
Join us for a group hike to explore our trails while we look for spring ephemerals and buds around Ashokan.
May 12, 2023 - May 14, 2023
World-class Scottish traditional musicians and teachers, Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas, welcome intermediate and advanced string players for a fantastic learning experience that’s tremendous fun for all. If you can’t make the weekend, be sure to tune in for this concert.
May 14, 2023
Explore the magical world beneath our feet with Luke Sarrantonio.
May 19, 2023 - May 21, 2023
Emily Schaad hosts this rollicking weekend for musicians and dancers of all levels. Deepen your playing, build your repertoire, make new friends, and jam until the wee hours.
May 21, 2023
Join us for a group hike around our grounds to look for reptiles and amphibians.
May 26, 2023 - May 29, 2023
Expand your skills and thrive in the aloha spirit of the ukulele at the Ashokan Uke Fest with host Ben Hassenger and his amazing teaching staff! You’ll meet new people, learn new techniques and styles, and gain confidence as a player.
June 25, 2023 - July 01, 2023
Jay Ungar & Molly Mason host this full week of Vintage Jazz, Swing, Western-Swing, and Classic Country music and dancing. Can't spend the week - or feel like coming one night early? Join us for a BBQ and Dance Sat, June 24, 2023 starting at 6pm.
July 16, 2023 - July 22, 2023
Jay Ungar & Molly Mason host a fun and friendly full-week of traditional music & dance from New England, Québec, England, Sweden, and France. Beginners welcome!
July 24, 2023 - July 28, 2023
Ashokan Acoustic Guitar Camp offers guitarists of all levels an opportunity for real immersion and growth in a friendly environment where people can sing, jam and share valuable musical knowledge.
July 31, 2023 - August 04, 2023
Kimber Ludiker hosts a week of bluegrass instruction and jamming for guitar, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, bass, vocals and songwriting. Learn from inspirational teachers hand-picked to cultivate a magical environment after a long few years of not being able to learn in person!
August 07, 2023 - August 11, 2023
Don’t let the summertime fly by without some quality JOY with your kids or grandkids. Ashokan Family Camp is a laid-back, cross-generational escape into nature, music, arts, crafts, and interactive fun & games! From babies to teens and parents to grandparents, you’ll leave with hearts full of music and family memories to last a lifetime.