Family Activities at Oldtone Roots Music Festival


Kids 12 and under get in Free!

13-17 year-olds are $10/day or $30 for full weekend with camping.

Check out our lineup page for the full schedule, but here are the highlights for families:

Hopalong Andrew:

Saturday Afternoon 

The BIG Hopalong Family Dance in the the Dance Tent at 1:00 pm

And in the Workshop Tent 3:00 Saturday afternoon sing-a-longs and more with our favorite Kid’s Cowboy, Hopalong Andrew.

Dance Tent Yoga  

Sat & Sun at 8:30   Bring your Mat!

Jennifer Llewellyn is a certified instructor with Yoga Alliance. She teaches many disciplines of yoga and meditation. Llewellyn creates blissful experiences throughout the Hudson Valley, Berkshires and beyond and has a spiritual wellness shop in Katonah.


Paper Heart Puppets

The Carrot Salesman by Paper Heart Puppets will be performed in the Dance tent Saturday at noon. Also catch Brad Shur and his roving Dragon throughout the festival!


Roger the Jester  

Look for best childrens entertainment this side of the Mississippi. Roger the Jester has left a trail of laughter and smiles throughout 25 countries since 1973.

5-8pm Friday and Saturday, roaming performances.

Slinky Armadillo 

Saturday at 11:00 am and Sunday Morning 10:30 am in the Dance Tent.

Original kids songs and art by the young at Heart Slink Moss.

All Ages /Intro Banjo, Fiddle, Mandolin and Jamming Workshops

w/ Tara Linhardt, Hilary Hawke and Melody Allegra Berger.   Look at our workshop schedule for these special offerings throughout the weekend

Sunday Family Square Dance

Join us at noon on Sunday in the Dance Tent for the Oldtone Family Square Dance called by

And . . .

Please pay special attention to the line up and don’t miss Little Nora Brown and Anna & Elizabeth; performances younger music lovers will particularly enjoy.

You will also find family friendly arts and crafts, face painting, dancing and food all weekend at Oldtone!

Note:  Families are welcome to camp anywhere at the Oldtone Roots Music Festival.  Please note that there is a Quiet Camping area option with a sound curfew located in the Lower Camping field.