Eisteddfod - NY

A Festival of Traditional Music

Friday-Sunday, August 13-15, 2004
Polytechnic University at Metrotech Center, Brooklyn, NY

Sign up early and save! See the booking flyer: (HTML format- 60K) (prettier ".pdf" format-190K)

newTentative Schedule and pricing

Page Contents: Directions/Map * Housing * The Market Place/Advertising * Performers * Sponsors

MCs: Howard Glasser - Festival Director Emeritus

 . . . plus many more.

Sponsored by:
The New York Pinewoods Folk Music Club; Folk Music Society of New York., Inc.
and Polytechnic University Office of Student Development and Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

In association with

and including The Heritage Muse Symposium of Traditional Music, with Ed Cray and Steve Winick

If you would like to be added to our e-mail list and be updated on developments on an ongoing basis, send your e-mail address to info@eisteddfod-ny.org.
Questions? best handled via E-mail: info@eisteddfod-ny.org; or Phone: 1-718-426-8555

The festival will take place on the campus of Polytechnic University, Metrotech Center (in the center of the area bounded by Jay, Tillary, Willoughby, and Fulton Streets),  Downtown Brooklyn, NY. (Just over the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges from Manhattan.) Registration is in the Library Center Lobby, concerts in the Dibner Auditorium of the Library Center, and workshops in both the Rogers Building and Library Center. These buildings and the dorm building are all next to each other on the Metrotech Center Commons. Various parking garages are in the area at a cost of $9 - $16 per day ($27 to $35 for the weekend). Details are on the link below.

small Map of Metrotech Area Directions, parking information, and map of Polytech area - Metrotech Center, Brooklyn
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For further information on Brooklyn, check out BrookLynx, Hello Brooklyn, or the MetroTech BID website.

newThe Cafeteria in Rogers (ground floor) will be open 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 2pm on Sunday.  And here's a list of open "Fast" Food in area and area map.

Join the Mudcat chat group for ongoing discussions, reminiscences, etc.

Housing: Moderately priced, air conditioned, on-campus housing is available at Polytechnic University in the Othmer Residence Hall. The cost is $30 per person, per night, double occupancy. Single occupancy $60 per night. We will try to arrange room-mates if you request. 50% deposit required. Must book by 31 May 2004 to be guaranteed a place. see booking flyer (.pdf format) for details.   (DORM IS PRESENTLY FULL BOOKED!)

The Market Place and Advertising:

Tables are available for a moderate commission rate for vendors wishing to sell folk-related items.
Contact the Market Place coordinator directly.

Advertising Rates for the Festival Program Book

Full page 4-5/8" wide x 7-3/4" high $100
Half page 4-5/8" wide x 3-3/4" high $50
Quarter page 2-1/4" wide x 3-3/4" high $25

Deadline for advertising: Friday 16 July 2004

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