Music Festival Set Aug. 17 at Better Farm

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betterArts presents its second music festival of the summer starting at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at Better Farm in Redwood.

The event will feature live musical acts, including headliners The Aristocrats and The Great Fraud. Concession stands will offer food and beverages for purchase, with all proceeds benefiting arts and sustainability outreach in the North Country. Campsites are also available for overnight lodging at a rate of $10/person/night; please email for further information.

The event is free and open to the public. For the most up-to-date information and directions, visit

The set schedule is as follows:
  • Stone White, 4:30 p.m.
  • Crow's Landing, 5:30 p.m.
  • Fox Richardson, 6:30 p.m.
  • The Aristocrats, 7:30 p.m.
  • Robert J. Finch, 9 p.m. 
  • The Great Fraud 10 p.m.
betterArts is a 501(c)3 non-profit whose purpose is to increase access to the arts in the North Country and beyond through the provisions of free and low-cost workshops, gallery openings, performances, festivals, and artist residencies. To learn more or to make a donation, visit

Better Farm is located at 31060 Cottage Hill Road in Redwood, N.Y. Musical acts interested in performing are encouraged to email


Nicole Caldwell

Nicole Caldwell is a self-taught environmentalist, green-living savant and sustainability educator with more than a decade of professional writing experience. She is also the co-founder of Better Farm and president of betterArts. Nicole’s work has been featured in Mother Earth News, Reader’s Digest, Time Out New York, and many other publications. Her first book, Better: The Everyday Art of Sustainable Living, is due out this July through New Society Publishers.