Home County would like to welcome Tim Fraser to the team! While Darin Addison is overseeing his final Home County Music & Art Festival this summer, Tim will be by his side helping out and learning the ropes. When Darin leaves the organization in August, Tim will take over as Home County’s new Artistic Director.
Tim is a music industry professional, with over 7 years of experience programming music and entertainment events, managing bookings, volunteers and marketing… Continue Reading
The Home County Music & Art Festival has released the schedule for the Mainstage Performances.
It is as follows:
The Jim Cuddy Band (10:00PM)
Donovan Woods (9:00PM)
Rose Cousins (8:00PM)
Broomsticks & Hammers (7:00PM)
Mama's Broke (6:00PM)
Harrow Fair (10:00PM)
Tom Wilson (9:00PM)
Mike Stevens (8:00PM)… Continue Reading
The Jim Cuddy Band will make their Home County debut as the headline act on the opening night of the 45th edition of London’s Longest Running Summer Festival. Folk/rock duo Harrow Fair and PEI vocal powerhouse Irish Mythen will be making sophomore appearances at the festival as MainStage headliners for Saturday and Sunday evening, respectively.
Jim Cuddy is best known as one of the founding members and creative forces of one of Canada’s favourite bands, Blue Rodeo. Cuddy’s… Continue Reading
Home County hosts a special event where Artistic Director, Darin J. Addison will reveal the lineup of performers for the 45th edition of London's Longest Running Summer Festival.
The event takes place in the Rosewood Room of the Jack Richardson Music Hall of Fame and will feature live performances by Tara & Tom Dunphy of The Rizdales (6:10pm) and Chad Price (6:50pm). The lineup will be announced at 6:30pm. Doors open at 5:45pm.
The event is free and open to the… Continue Reading
The Home County Folk League (HCFL) and Jack Richardson London Music Awards (JRLMA) are pleased to present a Homecoming Concert with folk singer-songwriter Laura Smith at the Jack Richardson Ballroom (182 Dundas Street) on Thursday, April 12th, 2018. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. with the… Continue Reading
It's warming up outside and here at Home County we know that means July is practically right around the corner. Before we get to the festival itself though, we are very excited to announce our first raffle! This is a raffle to raise money to support the Home County Folk League and it’s activities year-round. The raffle runs until the last night of the festival, July 22nd at 8 p.m., when we will draw the winning ticket. There are only 400 tickets available and they are going to sell… Continue Reading
In celebration of the 45th season of the Home County Music and Art Festival, we will be presenting a Spring Art and Craft Exhibition and Sale at The Arts Project in London. Many of the artisans and craft vendors that participate in Home County in July have been an integral part of the festival for many years, sharing their skill and artistry in attractive booths under the trees in Victoria Park. Our community and patrons who visit from afar often come to… Continue Reading
At the recent Home County Annual General Meeting, we welcomed some new faces to our organization!
Voted onto the Board of Directors were David Knill, Aleena Needham and Jennifer Quick.
Congratulations to our 2017 Craft Vendor Award winners! One more beautiful summer day to spend at Victoria park with these and all the amazing artisans onsite.
First and Fresh: Levigator Press Site # 397 Jodi Green
Levigator Press is a one-woman printmaking studio specializing in letterpress, woodcut, screen printing and bookbinding. Their fine art prints, letterpress paper goods, hand-bound books, bandanas and accessories… Continue Reading