The Sag Harbor American Music Festival was created to celebrate the unique community of Sag Harbor through a weekend of FREE live performances of Jazz, Blues, Folk, R&B, Americana, Rock, Pop & more. Running September 21-24, 2017 the seventh annual Festival will feature 2 main stage concerts at Old Whalers Church,  2 FREE days of music, and an original concert film of American Music Legends.  Public outdoor locations and local shops, galleries & restaurants offer a variety of FREE performances on Saturday & Sunday.


The Sag Harbor American Music Festival is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. 86% of the Festival budget goes towards the musicians and related production expenses. Festival income is used to support local school music programs and free live music performances throughout the year.

Eventbrite - The Nancy Atlas Project with Hopefully Forgiven at Old Whalers Church
Eventbrite - LEGENDS OF AMERICAN MUSIC  Hosted by Joe Lauro @ Bay Street Theater
Eventbrite - Jon Cleary at Old Whalers Church

Upcoming Events

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Thursday, Sept. 21 @ Bay Street Theater

Legends of American Music +

Inda Eaton Live

Concert Film by Joe Lauro

SHAMF CD Release Party

Doors 6:30 pm - Show 7 pm

$15 advance, $20 door


Friday, Sept. 22 @ Old Whalers Church

New Orleans Funk Master Jon Cleary

Doors 7 pm - Show 8 pm

General Admission $30


Saturday, Sept. 23 @ Old Whalers Church
The Nancy Atlas Project

with Hopefully Forgiven
Doors 6:30 pm - Show 7 pm
General Admission $30


Saturday, Sept. 23 @ Sag Harbor Village

FREE Music (20+ acts) Artists TBA

10 am - 6:30 pm

Sag Harbor Express Stage @ Marine Park, Sotheby's International Realty Stage @ Carruthers Alley, Provisions, Sag Harbor Inn, Dodds & Eder, Back Page, LT Burger, Harbor Books, GeekHampton and more!


Sunday, Sept. 24 @ Marine Park & More

FREE Music (8+ acts) Artists TBA

11 am - 6 pm

Family Fun Mini-Folk Festival

feat. Caroline Doctorow & the Steamrollers,

Cricket Tell the Weather, AstroGrass & more

Closes with Dan Bailey Tribe Performance & Community Drum Circle

Sag Harbor American Music Festival‚Äč

FREE LIVE MUSIC & FUN FOR ALL AGES - Local to Global, Jazz and Blues, Roots and Folk, Pop and more!

7TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL: SEPTEMBER 21-24, 2017