Festivals and Music at Gore Place

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O'Carolan Etcetera: concert and session
Sunday, November 23, 3:00 pm

This wonderful trio brings its audience selections from three centuries of traditional instrumental music: early English dance tunes that Jane Austen would have known; Irish jigs and Scottish airs; reels from old New England that set the toes a-tapping; and French Canadian tunes played on the hurdy gurdy! The concert will be followed by an open session, so, musicians, bring your instruments!

Admission is $10, $8 members and ages 5-12. Order online at http://ocarolan.bpt.me or email events@goreplace.org .


Music for the Holly Days with
The Moody Street String Band
Sunday, December 21, 3:00 pm
Celebrate the holidays with the these fabulous players! You'll hear traditional tunes from England, Ireland, Scotland and America and sing-a-long to your holiday favorites!

Admission is $10, $8 members and ages 5-12. Purchase online at mssb.bpt.me or email events@goreplace.org .

Passes for Concerts at Gore Place may be obtained from the Waltham Public Library and the Watertown Free Public Library thanks to grants from the Waltham and the Watertown Local Cultural Councils.

Music at Gore Place is supported in part by grants from the Waltham and the Watertown Local Cultural Councils, local agencies which are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.


28th annual Sheepshearing Festival
Saturday, April 25, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
A New England tradition, the annual Sheepshearing Festival draws thousands to Gore Place to enjoy live music, demonstrations, a huge crafts fair, performances of traditional dance, and more. Admission charged.



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