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The FolkWorks Calendar is a comprehensive listings of folk/roots/trad related events. The listing includes both live and virtual concerts, dances, festivals, and more.

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National Folk Organization Annual Conference

The NFO annual conference is held in different locations every year. In 2023, we are in New England and taking advantage of the plentiful options for folk dance and music in the area. The event will be held in the storied town of Concord, Massachusetts. The conference begins Wednesday March 29 with a reception at […]


Small Glories

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA

Roots powerhouse duo Cara Luft (The Wailin’ Jennys) and JD Edwards, are a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies. Winners of the 2019 International Folk Music Awards Artist of the Year and Canadian Folk Music Awards Contemporary Album of the Year in 2020. They bring a folk-pop melody and instrumentation — songs of love, loss, and […]

$20 – $30

Patrick Landeza & Sons Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA

Hot off the heels of his historic second Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award win (Hawaiian GRAMMY), hear Patrick Landeza heads to The Annex with his new musical trio Patrick Landeza & Sons. The group includes star Hawaiian steel guitar player Justin Firmeza and PJ Landeza on bass guitar. Come celebrate an evening of Hawaiian music, hula and […]

$23 – $33

Bon Bon Vivant

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA

Compared to Florence & the Machine and OffBeat Magazine’s 2018 Best Emerging Artist, this New Orleans-based band led by the harmonies of the Cosio sisters return with their hypnotizing blend of roots Americana, dark ballads and uptempo indie rock. Bon Bon Vivant is a genre-bending band from New Orleans that electrifies audiences across the country […]

$20 – $30


The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA

From dance floors to concert halls, the Syncopaths bring a joyous, contemporary spin to tunes and songs rooted in the Scottish, Irish, and American folk traditions. Evolving through their contradance origins, they have a compelling musical “chamber folk” sound, characterized by the rhythmic interplay of fiddle and mandolin, rich vocals, piano and bodhrån.

$23 – $33

An Evening with Lucia Micarelli & Leo Amuedo

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA

Lucia Micarelli is a classically trained violinist and a star of HBO’s Treme who has performed as a soloist with Barbara Streisand, Ian Anderson, Chris Botti and Josh Groban. Joining forces with Leo Amuedo, Latin-Grammy nominated guitarist who has worked with Stevie Wonder, Julieta Rada and legendary Brazilian singer Ivan Lins, they create new musical […]

$35 – $55