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Clubs & CoffeehousesCollegesSpecial Populations

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NECAA Southeast Regional - Atlanta, GA
Arts and244 the Child Conference - Raleigh, NC
ACU-1/NECAA N.E. Regional - Hyannis, MA
N.C. Assoc. Agricultural Faire Fayetteville, NC
N.C. Recreation & Parks Society - Raleigh, NC


Bread & Roses Heritage Festival, Lawrence, MA
Centre Street Summer Festival, New Bedford, MA
Arts Festival of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
Eisteddfod, Dartmouth, MA
New England Folk Festival, Natick, MA
Stonehill Irish Festival, Easton, MA
Princess Anne Scottish & Irish Festival, Princess Anne, MD
Lively Arts Festival 'Arts-in-the-Park', Meridian, MS
Artsplosure, Raleigh, NC
Augustfest, Roxboro, NC
Bright Leaf Festival, Kinston, NC
Carolina Streetscene, Winston-Salem, NC
City Stage, Greensboro, NC
Festival in the Park, Freedom Park, Charlotte, NC
Franklin Co. Folk Music & Dance Festival, Louisburg College, NC
Harborside Autumn Arts Festival, New Bern, NC
Harvest Festival, Laurinburg, NC
International Festival, Southern Pines, NC
Piney Woods Labor Day Festival, Wilmington, NC
Fox Hollow Music Festival, Petersberg, NY
Green Linnet Record's Irish Party of the Year, Monticello, NY
Hunter Mountain Guinness Festival, NY
Old Music of Ireland Festival, Leeds, NY
Three Rivers Festival, Pittsburgh, PA
Cumberlandfest, Cumberland, RI
First Night Providence, Providence, RI
Florentine Faire, Providence, RI
Labor Day Festival, Warwick, RI
Newport Irish Festival, Newport, RI
Providence Waterfront Festival, Providence, RI
Rhode Island Heritage Festival, Providence, RI
Rhode Island Irish Festival, Providence, RI
Stepping Stone Folk Festival, West Greenwich, RI
June Jubilee, Richmond, VA
Champlain Valley Music Festival, Ferrisburgh, VT
New World Festival, Randolph, VT
OpSail 2000, New London, CT
East Providence Heritage Festival, E. Providence, RI

Special Events:
Arts Unlimited of Fall River, Fall River, MA
Big "E" Eastern States Fair, Springfield, MA
Blackstone Valley River Gorge Benefit, Millville, MA
Doolin Cultural Center Benefit, Watertown, MA
Gaelic American Organization, CT
Nat'l Assn. of Community Broadcasters Confer., Worcester, MA
WERS- Live Performance, Boston, MA
Artschool, Carrboro, NC, 'Strange & Ancient' and 'Good Times' concerts
Carolina Area Friends of Folk, Bluegrass & Blues, Carrboro, NC
Carolina Area Friends of Folk, Bluegrass & Blues, Chapel Hill, NC
Carolina Area Friends of Folk, Bluegrass & Blues, Durham, NC
Chowan Arts Council, Edenton, NC
Dare Days - Annual Waterfront Celebration, Manteo, NC
Fayetteville/Cumberland Co. Arts Council, Fayetteville, NC
Gaillardia Arts Council, Southport, NC
Light-Up the Skies - Orange Co. 4th of July, Hillsborough, NC
Lower Cape Fear Arts Council, Wilmington, NC
Mountain Heritage Day, Cullowhee, NC
Onslow County Arts Council, Jacksonville, NC
Scotland Co. Parks & Recreation Dept., Laurinburg, NC
Statesville Parks & Recreation Dept., Statesville, NC
Hampton Beach Casino, Hampton, NH
Golden Link Folk Singing Society, Rochester, NY
Painted Bride Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA
Anyart Gallery - Medieval Banquet, Providence, RI
Arnold Mills Community House, Cumberland, RI
Belcourt Castle - Medieval Banquet, Newport, RI
Blithewold Gardens & Arboretum, Bristol, RI
Pawtucket Parks & Recreation Dept., Pawtucket, RI
Peacedale Arts Guild, Peacedale, RI
Rhode Island State Parks & Recreation Dept., Providence, RI
RI State Council on the Arts & Children's Museum, Pawtucket, RI
Warwick Parks & Recreation, Warwick, RI
Woonsocket Block Party, Woonsocket, RI
Chelsea House Folklore Center, Brattleboro, VT
Dam Day - Energy Fair, Townsend, VT

Clubs & Coffeehouses:
Anna Christie's, New London, CT
Billy Wilson's, Norwich, CT
One Way Fare, Simsbury, CT
Putnam Pub, Putnam, CT
Desperado's, Washington, DC
One in a Mill, Atlanta, GA
Black Rose, Cambridge, MA
Blackthorn Tavern, Easton, MA
First Encounter, No. Eastham, MA
Harbor House, Nantucket, MA
Johnny D's, Somerville, MA
Old Irish Ale House, Dedham, MA
Passim's, Cambridge, MA
The Bog, Braintree, MA
The Sun, Eastham, MA
The Tam O'Shanter, Brookline, MA
Bay View St. Garage, Camden, ME
Belfast Cafe, Belfast, ME
Blue Goose, Northport, ME
Lucerne Inn, East Holden, ME
Cat's Cradle, Chapel Hill, NC
Cheese 'n Things, Southern Pines, NC
Deja Vu, Raleigh, NC
J.J.'s, Greenville, NC
Jot 'Em Down Store, Greensboro, NC
Night Shade Cafe, Greensboro, NC
P.B. Scott's Music Hall, Blowing Rock, NC
Rose 'n Thistle, Winston-Salem, NC
Sallam Cultural Center, Durham, NC
Sometyme Restaurant, Durham, NC
Sound Side, Kill Devil Hills, NC
The Patio, Wilmington, NC
The Station, Carrboro, NC
Trawl Door Tavern, Oriental, NC
Yawl's, Beaufort, NC
Kenny's Castaways, New York City, NY
Guthries, Abington, PA
Main Point, Bryn Mawr, PA
The Cherry Tree Music Co-op, Philadelphia, PA
The Gaslight, Ridley Park, PA
Wobblie Joe's, Pittsburgh, PA
Amara's, Providence, RI
AS220, Providence, RI
CAV, Providence, RI
Chan's, Woonsocket, RI
Dockside, Newport, RI
East Avenue Cafe, Pawtucket, RI
Finnegan's Wake, Providence, RI
Last Call Saloon, Providence, RI
Lupo's, Providence, RI
Rosie O'Grady's, Providence, RI
The Living Room, Providence, RI
The Met Cafe, Providence, RI
Tinker's Nest, Warren, RI
For What It's Worth, Rock Hill, SC
Cogan's Instant Art, Norfolk, VA
New Castaways, Newport News, VA
Ramblin' Conrad's, Norfolk, VA
Pennelope's, Springfield, VT
Old Vienna Kaffeehaus, Westboro, MA

People Meet Coffeehouse, Hyannis, MA
Stone Soup Coffeehouse, Providence, RI

Central Connecticut State College, New Britain, CT
Yale University, Yale Cultural Center, CT
Boston College, Irish Studies Program, Chestnut Hill, MA
Clark University, Worcester, MA
Tufts University, Medford, MA
Atlantic Christian Community College, Wilson, NC
Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC
Coastal Carolina Community College, Jacksonville, NC
Davidson College, Davidson, NC
Halifax Community College, Weldon, NC
Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
Lenoir Community College, Kinston, NC
St. Andrew's College, Laurinburg, NC
Surry Community College, Dobson, NC
University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina, Wilmington, NC
Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
Wayne Community College, Goldsboro, NC
Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
Western Piedmont Community College, Morganton, NC
Wingate College, Wingate, NC
Suny/Brockport, NY
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, College,
Brown University Graduate Center, Providence, RI
Christopher Newport College, Newport News, VA
Randolph-Macon Women's College, Lynchburgh, VA
University of Richmond, Richmond, VA
University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI

Special Populations:
Wake Co. Capital Area Cultural Assn.
  shared sponsorship with local PTA
    Apex Middle, Apex, NC
    Brentwood Elementary, Raleigh, NC
    Briarcliff Elementary, Cary, NC
    Cardinal Gibbons High, Raleigh, NC
    Carnage Middle, Raleigh, NC
    Hunter Elementary, Raleigh, NC
    Jeffrey's Grove Elementary, Raleigh, NC
    Joyner Elementary, Raleigh, NC
    North Ridge Elementary, Raleigh, NC
    Raleigh Academy, Raleigh, NC
    Swift Creek Elementary, Raleigh, NC
    Vandora Elementary, Garner, NC
    Zebulon Elementary, Zebulon, NC
Stanford Junior High, Hillsborough, NC
Avalon Academy, Dillon, SC
Malden Hospital, Malden, MA


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