The Winter Hoot comes around again, January 29 through the 31st at the Ashokan Center. Friday is given to dinner, documentaries and discussion, before turning into a jam hosted by Jay Ungar and Molly Mason. Saturday’s musical performers include songstress Ana Egge, punk/folk comic book artist/musician Jeffrey Lewis, Grammy Award-winning storyteller Bill Harley, experimental original folk band Breathe Owl Breathe, Surrealist multimedia children’s artist Gustafer Yellowgold, Hudson Valley fiddle-and-guitar folk duo Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, rural-rockers the Mike + Ruthy Band and a hoedown throwdown with Stephanie Coleman & Friends and dance caller Kristin Andreassen. Sunday features a morning performance by Elizabeth Mitchell and Friends. For directions to the Ashokan Center, full lineup and more information, visit www.homeofthehoot.com.
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