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Folk Festival

Tuesday, 8 to 11 p.m.

Program Host(s): Lilli Kuzma

Join host Lilli Kuzma for a great mix of folk artists and styles, from traditional and contemporary folk, to doses of related and influenced styles, like folk-rock, bluegrass, country, blues, Celtic, world, Americana, and more. Folk Festival presents entertaining themed shows plus topical and historical segments, and regularly hosts outstanding live studio guests, both Chicago-based and national touring acts. There are frequent ticket and CD giveaways, and on each show listeners are informed about area/regional concerts, workshops, and events, with the Chicagoland Folk Calendar. Lilli presents the show live, affording a fresh and direct presence with the listeners.

Folk Festival is proudly sponsored by:

Upcoming Programs

Aug 21st: Amelia Sweet Bluebird and Victor Sanders live in studio

Aug 28th: Festival Mixer!

Sep 4th: 'Laboring Folk' theme

Sep 11th: Eclectic mix with a 9/11 special song segment

Sep 18th: Heather Styka live in studio

Sep 25th: Event Night with folk-rock group, Shadowfields, that a limited audience can attend. Pre-radio show concert 7-8 p.m. and live studio spot 8:30-9 p.m. Advance seating reservations are required. For information and reservations, email host at LKupbeat@aol.com

Previous Programs

Aug 14th: Event Night with duo, Otter Creek, performing a pre-radio show concert 7-8 p.m. that a limited audience can attend. Email host at LKupbeat@aol.com for info and seating reservations.

Aug 7th: Scavenger Hunt! Reprisal of a popular and fun theme show

Jul 31st: 'Dog Days of Summer'

Jul 24th: Super Event Night: Claudia Schmidt and the duo, Escaping Pavement, perform pre-radio show concerts that a limited audience can attend by making seating reservations with host at LKupbeat@aol.com