Our shows usually take place outside in public spaces so you don't need to do anything special to attend. Just show up and enjoy.
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 late Saturday afternoon.
This year is the 34th May Day celebrated on Water Tower Hill by Syracuse's original morris team, Thornden Morris. It is the Hound's 30th appearance. We are joined this year by Ribbonsteel Rapper and Heartwood Morris. Later in the morning, we will be performing at a few other locations, listed below.
Mayfaire on the Green, Holland Patent, NY
We've performed at a number of Ren Faires and they are always a hoot. This will be our second appearance at this Mayfaire in Holland Patent.
Snowbelt Morris Day of Dance, Canandaigua, NY
Snowbelt has put on this day of dance for a number of years and a number of the Syracuse teams often attend. Canandaigua is lovely place to perform.
Dog Days Ale. Weekend Event. Trumansburg, NY and environs.
We've held this ale pretty much 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.
Town of Clay Wee Puck Fair. Project:GREEN Community Garden, Clay, NY
A local event put on by the Town of Clay, with storytelling, the crowning of King Puck and the Hounds playing and dancing.
We performed at this festival in 2012 and had a lot of fun.
Burlington Ale. Weekend Event. Burlington, VT and environs.
Hosted by On The Border Morris. Tour stops on Saturday and Sunday include the Shelburne Farms Harvest Festival, the Church Street Marketplace, the Ben and Jerry's factory, and the Cold Hollow Cider Mill. Other attendees include On the Border Morris, Midnight Capers, A Sworded Affair, Red Herring, Handsome Molly, Wake Robin, Canterbury Morris, and Stick 'n the Mist.
Westcott Street Cultural Fair. Syracuse, NY.
The Westcott Street Cultural Fair is a annual event celebrating the diversity of cultures in the free-thinking university neighborhood long known as the Westcott Nation.
The Harvest Ale. Columbus Day weekend. Franklin County, MA.
The Harvest Ale is an annual dance event co-hosted by Juggler Meadow Morris Men and Wake Robin Morris. Their publicity describes it as “Traditional Ritual English Dance in High Autumn” which you have to admit sounds intriguing. Teams attending include Jack in the Green and Newtowne Morris Men.
We'll be taking part in the annual Town of Clay Christmas Tree lighting, performing in front of the town hall and then leading a processional to the tree lighting ceremony.
Festival of Trees: Everson Museum. Syracuse, NY.
We will bring in the Christmas season with dancing, singing, and a mummers play. Performances by the Hounds, Thornden Morris, and Ribbonsteel Rapper.