Old Time on the Onion

Coming this summer

Old-time on the Onion is happening July 22-24!


Join us for a free-form, family-friendly weekend of acoustic music-making in the Green Mountains. Mostly jams, mostly old-time, but all traditions welcome.  


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Trad Camp Weekend
is Aug. 5-7

A music-filled weekend for kids from ages 8-16. Their adults are welcome to join, too! Camp starts Friday evening with a jam for campers and a concert with Pete Sutherland and Oliver Scanlon. The concert is open to the public. Classes run all day Saturday and Sunday. (Day camp only.) All at the beautiful Orchard Valley Waldorf School campus in East Montpelier.

Summer Spice Celebration
August 27th


The Spice on Snow music festival is a multi-day celebration of roots and contemporary folk music usually in mid-winter.  The festival will be celebrated in the summer this year as well, featuring outstanding Old Time musicians Jake Blount, and Nadine Landry and Sammy Lynd. Taking place in Montpelier's beautiful Hubbard Park, there will be concerts, dances, workshops, and jam sessions.

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Our mission is to promote traditional music and culture through

affordable concert, workshop and dance programs.