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  LUCY KAPLANSKY, RICHARD SHINDELL & DAR WILLIAMS PERFORM TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME IN NINETEEN YEARS!!!     New York, NY- Celebrated singer-songwriters Lucy Kaplansky, Richard Shindell and Dar Williams will revive their celebrated folk-pop collaboration, Cry Cry Cry, on June 18th at the Clearwater Festival in Croton-on-Hudson, NY for [...]

By | 2017-03-14T15:04:12+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Festival News|

Early Bird Period Ends This Friday!

The Clearwater Festival's Early Bird period ends this Friday. Make sure to get your tickets now before prices go up!   Please help us raise money for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater by attending the festival. It's important that we stand together and support Clearwater's important environmental advocacy! Help us keep [...]

By | 2017-02-28T16:25:35+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Festival News|

New Artists Confirmed!

We're really excited to announce that Arlo Guthrie will be performing at this year's Great Hudson River Revival! Also just confirmed is a set titled " Joan Osborne Sings the Songs of Bob Dylan" which will be in support of her new recording of Dylan's music coming out this spring! Also newly confirmed are: [...]

By | 2017-02-07T17:35:37+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Festival News|

Clearwater Festival to be Namesake for New Folk Alliance Festival Award!

The Clearwater Festival is honored to be announced as namesake for Folk Alliance International’s inaugural festival award. The Clearwater Award will be presented to the Clearwater Festival for prioritizing environmental stewardship and demonstrating public leadership in education and sustainable event production. Folk Alliance will be presenting The Clearwater Award annually. “The [...]

By | 2017-01-20T18:18:18+00:00 January 19th, 2017|Festival News|

First Round of Artists Announced!

We're excited to give you an early look at our confirmed artists for this year!  Keeping Pete and Toshi's legacy alive, it's always been a goal for the Festival's line-up to be diverse. This year, now more than ever, it's even more important to come together and celebrate diversity! Four [...]

By | 2017-01-17T17:26:37+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Festival News|


To those of you who came to support Clearwater and help keep Pete and Toshi Seeger's legacy going strong, we wish you a most heartfelt Thank You!!  Here are some photos from the weekend: David Crosby (photo credit: Econosmith) photo credit: Econosmith Neko Case (photo [...]

By | 2015-09-01T15:59:20+00:00 July 1st, 2015|Festival News|


There's nothing like experiencing the Clearwater Festival than by taking a 2-hour ride on the boat that Pete Seeger built, the sloop Clearwater (the ship that Pete Seeger built) or the Schooner Mystic Whaler. Sails are selling out quickly, so make sure to reserve your tickets before it's too late!  Click here [...]

By | 2015-06-18T02:20:16+00:00 June 17th, 2015|Festival News|


The Metro North Ticket Package is now available. It features discounted day or weekend passes + discounted train fares. Take Metro North to Croton Harmon Station and board a free shuttle bus that takes you right to the festival entrance. Save time, money and the environment all at the same [...]

By | 2015-05-01T18:32:41+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Festival News|