Ani DiFranco, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Béla Fleck, Arlo Guthrie & The Guthrie Family, Dawes and Punch Brothers are among the acts slated to appear at Pete Seeger’s annual Clearwater Festival. The environmentally-focused event will return to Croton-on-Hudson, NY in Westchester County on June 16 and 17. Other marquee acts slated to appear include: Deer Tick, Balkan Beat Box, Donna The Buffalo, Peter Yarrow, Joanne Shenandoah, The Klezmatics, Tinawiren, Tom Paxton, Raul Midón, Tom Chapin, Tim O’Brien, Aoife O’Donovan (Crooked Still), David Amram and Ollabelle.
In addition, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Guy Davis Band, Toshi Reagon & Big Lovely, Melissa Ferrick, Brave Combo, Jill Sobule, Sara Watkins, Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys, Jesse Lége & The Bayou Brew, The Chapin Sisters, Joel Rafael, Dala, Joe Purdy, Joseph Firecrow Band, David Wax Museum, Alsarah, The Deadly Gentlemen, Walkabout Clearwater Chorus, Elizabeth Mitchell, The Rivertown Kids, Power of Song, The Storycrafters, Rick Nestler, Kim & Reggie Harris, Arm-of-the-Sea, Charlie Dane, Roger the Jester, Linda Richards and Paul Richmond will perform. Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Inc. is a 501©3 tax exempt nonprofit, member- supported corporation whose mission is to preserve and protect the Hudson River.