Inlet Concert Series

Saturday nights in July and August

Arrowhead Lakefront (160 Route 28, Inlet, NY) - July Concerts 7-9 pm, August concerts 6-8 pm

Rain location: Fern Park Pavilion (11 Loomis Road, Inlet, NY)

June 30, 2018 - Tom O'Carroll - 7-9 pm

Dublin born folklorist, folk-singer, and instrumentalist Tom O'Carroll brings a wealth of stories, humor, wit, and history to his performances. Whether playing a plaintive air on the tin whistle, or singing and playing rousing traditional songs to the accompaniment of the guitar or the bodhrán (Irish drum), Tom will captivate all with his lively program of Irish culture. Tom has been singing the songs and playing the tunes of his native Ireland for over 30 years. He enlivens these programs with his trademark humor and incredible stock of stories and anecdotes. 

 July 7, 2018 - Annie and the Hedonists - 7-9 pm

Acoustic blues, vintage jazz, and swing. Folk-roots American. Annie Rosen on lead vocals; Jonny Roden on guitar and vocals; Peter Davis on clarinet, tenor guitar, piano, and vocals. Their website:

July 14, 2018 - Kathy Sommer & Paul Hubert - 7-9 pm

Featuring fiery fiddling and impeccable guitar playing, northern New York fiddler Kathy Sommer and New Hampshire guitarist Paul Hubert draw listeners with their wide variety of music from traditional tunes to blues, swing, and original songs, and well-seasoned stage presence. The two also feature solid vocals and a strong smattering of mandolin and banjo. Both are members of the roots/folk/pop band THE BUSKERS, the NH-based touring band that visits the north country each year. Kathy also runs an fabulous annual weekend event in NH called the Fiddleheads Acoustic JamCamp and Paul is one of the expert coaches at the camp. Check them both out at and

July 21, 2018 - Dan Duggan & Peggy Lynn - 7-9 pm

Peggy Lynn, better known as "The First Lady of Adirondack Music," is recognized nationwide for her soulful songwriting and extraordinary vocal versatility. Dan Duggan is known nationally for his wizardry on Hammered Dulcimer and Flat Picking Guitar, and is the recipient of the National Hammered Dulcimer Championship.  Their websites:   Meet Dan Duggan   Meet Peggy Lynn

July 28, 2018 - Shrinking Violets - 7-9 pm

Playing together as Shrinking Violets since 1993, Darryl and Julia Murdock completed their partnership by marrying in 1997. They have wandered throughout the Northeast, gracing such stages as Night Eagle Café and Coffeehouse in Oxford, NY and Caffe Lena's in Saratoga Springs, NY. They have an instantly recognizable, yet undefinable singer/songwriter style that can best be described as 'jazzy acoustic folk pop'. Both Darryl and Julia are classically trained and experienced in performing for many types of audiences. Their website:

August 4, 2018 - Karen Savoca & Pete Heitzman - 6-8 pm

 Karen and Pete tour around the country with the energetic mix of folk, rock and punk. Their website:

August 11, 2018 - Bill Staines - 6-8 pm

"Any new song that can live comfortably beside the well-worn songs of folk tradition has a good chance of surviving the test of time. Such, we believe, are the songs of Bill Staines" — Charles "Sandy" Paton, Folk Legacy Records. His website: Bill Staines

August 18, 2018 - Dan Berggren - 6-8 pm

A tradition-based songsmith, Dan Berggren writes with honesty, humor, and a strong sense of place. His songs explore the many dimensions of home, hard-working folks, taking care of our planet, and each other. His website: Dan Berggren

August 25, 2018 - Sunset Bluegrass Band - 6-8 pm

Playing bluegrass, folk, and American music that will get your toes tapping and your feet dancing.  Their website: Sunset Bluegrass Band

September 1, 2018 - The Jam Bones - 6-8 pm

An energetic retro-styled trio that performs music from a number of styles including oldies, blues, R&B, rock and roll, reggae, country, and more. They recreate covers from a wide range of artists and also perform original music from their two all-original CDs, "Shake and Bake" and "New Recipe." Their website:

Inlet's concert series is brought to you by the Town of Inlet.
This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts.