Sandy Point Community Hall

Sandy Point open mic, feature performance series

STOCKTON SPRINGS — The annual Open Mic Plus series returns for its 2019 season at the Sandy Point Community Hall, 684 US-1. The events run on the third Wednesday of every month, May through October.

The 7 p.m. Open Mic hour is open to all ages and levels of talent. Poets, storytellers, jokesters and musicians of all stripes — all are welcome.

After a 15-minute break for refreshments, the feature performance hour begins about 8:15 p.m.

The featured performers for each month are:

 

May 15: Lincoln Blake

Jazz piano from the Great American Songbook

Blake is native to midcoast Maine. Starting out on saxophone, he went on to study piano at the University of Maine at Augusta. He has been a professional musician in Maine for more than 20 years, playing at such venues as The Samoset, The Asticou Inn, and The Bar Harbor Club, and is a regular at the United Farmers Market in Belfast.

 

June 19: Chris Brinn and Matt Smith

Energetic Irish folk music on accordion, banjo, and vocals

 

July 17: Sassafras Stomp

Fiddle and banjo tunes, ballads, original and harmonic songs

 

August 21: Hawk Henries

Indigenous and original flute music and stories

 

September 18: Bondeko with Ylli Brekofca

Global and eclectic rhythmic music from Albania and beyond

 

October 16: Timbered Lake

Lyrical songs, luminous harmonies, and indigenous percussion

 

Admission is a sliding scale donation of $3 to $10, free for children younger than 18.

For more information, call 567-4044.

The historic Sandy Point Community Hall overlooks the mouth of the Penobscot River, 3.5 miles south of the Penobscot Narrows Bridge.

Event Date: 

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 7:00pm
Wed, 10/16/2019 - 7:00pm

Event Location: 

Sandy Point Community Hall

Address: 

684 US-1
Stockton Springs  Maine
United States