Hill Auditorium

The Ark presents and will host The Annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival on January 18 and 29, 2011 at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor.
The two evenings will feature some of the finest contemporary and traditional artists with a variety of special performances.
Friday evening festivities will kick of at 6:30 PM with The Avett Brothers taking center stage followed by a performance by Citizen Cope.
Other included on the Friday night list of artists will be :
VIENNA TENG with ALEX WONG
THE SPRING STANDARDS
THE PAPER RAINCOAT
ANAIS MITCHELL
THEO KATZMAN
SUSAN WERNER, mc
Saturday night will again start at 6:30 PM and will feature artists best known for the folk and roots traditions. The headliners for the Saturday night program include The Swell Season along with folk legends Judy Collins and Mavis Staples.
Other artist performing on Saturday include:
RED HORSE featuring ELIZA GILKYSON, JOHN GORKA AND LUCY KAPLANSKY
EILEN JEWELL
THE DOYLE & DEBBIE SHOW
NEWFOUND ROAD
SUSAN WERNER, mc

Festival information and tickets can be obtained through the Ark at their website http://www.theark.org/.

Hill Auditorium, located on the campus of the University of Michigan, is 1 ½ miles from the Lamp Post Inn. Special discounted rates for those attending the Ann Arbor Folk Festival are available at the hotel. For reservations go to http://www.lamppostinn.com and use the corporate code HILLEV.