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Honesdale Roots & Rhythm June 17th! Call for Artists, Volunteers

(Honesdale, March 1, 2017)…Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival, the region’s premier free music and arts event, will take place June 17th, the third Saturday in June, 2017. The Board of Directors for the...

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US EPA Awards Roots Team for Reducing Food Waste

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)  awarded Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival a Certificate of Achievement for food waste diversion from landfills. Roots & Rhythm’s Sustainability Team,...

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3rd Green Award for Roots & Rhythm

(Honesdale, October 1, 2016)…For the third time, Honesdale Roots & Rhythm has received a Waste Watcher Award from the Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania (PROP). This latest applauds the festival for Outstanding...

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Counting down to June 18 – WASTE WATCHER AWARD FOR R&R

(Honesdale, June 14, 2016)…High five for Honesdale Roots & Rhythm’s Sustainability Team! The team, along with all of the festival’s volunteers, has helped Roots & Rhythm win a 2016 Waste Watchers Award from PROP...

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Roots & Re/Max to Offer Balloon Rides June 18

(Honesdale, June 10, 2016)… Head on down to the end of Main Street Honesdale on Saturday morning, June 18th, and you may have a chance to see all of Honesdale from high up in the air.  Roots & Rhythm has teamed up with...

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Roots & Rhythm Receives Villaume Foundation Grant

The Board of The John and Helen Villaume Foundation has announced that the Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts, Inc. has been selected to receive one of the Foundation’s 2016 community grant awards. Meica Drake,...

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Tunes & Tales Brings Back Popular Acts for 2016

(Honesdale, June 1, 2016)…Geared for families with children of all ages—the “young at heart”—the Tunes & Tales portion of the 11th annual Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival on June 18th will...

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NEW! 2016 Raffle Prizes – Art, Cash & More!

(Honesdale, May 31, 2016)….Raffle-ticket buyers for this year’s Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival can vie for two cash prizes for the first time, along with six other great prizes donated by local...

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A Real McCoy Coming to Honesdale for Roots & Rhythm

(Honesdale, May 21, 2016)… They make music not war, but the lead female singer of the band Two-Thirds Goat, is a real McCoy from Eastern Kentucky. And this June, Annalyse McCoy and the rest of her bluesy-country rock band will...

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Free Workshop, Special Poster by Artist Mark Milroy for R&R

(Honesdale, May 3, 2016)… Nationally-known and locally-based artist Mark Milroy wants to share his passion for woodblock printing with the community for free.  Milroy, who produces images hand-carved on wood and printed on a...

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