2017 Performances

Our shows usually take place outside in public spaces so you don't need to do anything except show up and enjoy. We're still waiting on details for some of the gigs later in our schedule, but we'll post more exact schedules when we know them.

April 21 - 23

NEFFA Festival. Weekend Event. Mansfield, MA.

The New England Folk Festival Association (NEFFA) puts on its annual music and dance festival each April. It has become the first dance performance for many morris and sword teams throughout the northeast and features continuous performances at the main entrance throughout the day on Saturday and Sunday. This year we perform on Saturday afternoon.


  • Saturday at 2:00 pm at the main entrance, sharing the timeslot with Half Moon Sword (NY City) and Muddy River Morris (Boston).

May 1

May Day Celebration, Thornden Park Water Tower Hill, Syracuse, NY

This year is the 37th May Day celebrated at Thornden Park by Syracuse's original morris team, Thornden Morris. It is the Hound's 33st appearance. We expect to joined by Ribbonsteel Rapper and Heartwood Morris. Later in the morning, we will be performing at a few other locations.


  • 6:00 am (dawn!) - 7:30 am – Thornden Park Water Tower Hill
  • 9:30 am – New School
  • 10:30 am – Montessori School
  • 11:45 am – Soule Library


May 21

Mayfaire VII, Holland Patent, NY

We've performed at a number of Ren Faires and they are always a hoot. We've appeared at Mayfaire since 2013.


  • 3:00 pm & 3:40 pm – Holland Patent village green

June 2 - 4

Kettle of Fish Ale. Weekend Event. Salem and Boston, MA.

Hosted by Red Herring Morris. We've attended this ale often in the past and it has always been a lot of fun. So much fun, it has inspired a song and a dance!


  • Saturday – Dancing in & around Salem.
  • Sunday – Waterfront district in Downtown Boston.

Times are all still TBD. Check the Red Herring website for more information.

July 6 - 8

Dog Days Ale. Weekend Event. Trumansburg, NY and environs.

We've held this ale annually since 1994. As usual, we will be hosting it in the Finger Lakes surrounding Trumansburg, NY.


See the Dog Days Ale page for more detailed information.

Past Performances