Shippen Manor Lawn Concert - StoneHearth Bluegrass Band | Explore Warren

 

Shippen Manor Lawn Concert - StoneHearth Bluegrass Band

Sunday, August 11, 2019 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

StoneHearth is a traditional bluegrass band playing in the North Jersey and Eastern PA areas. Together since 2002, the band consists of the three founding members Mike Terris, E.C. Moore, and Mike Olenick, who are joined by Tim Scheetz, and Pete Becker.

StoneHearth Bluegrass Band plays traditional bluegrass but has been known to put a bluegrass style on hits by Simon and Garfunkle, The Drifters, The Everly Brothers and even The Beatles. They were one of about 80 acts selected from 700 to perform in the program Music Under the City, playing at various subway stations throughout New York City, with the biggest night playing under Madison Square Garden the same night the Country Music Awards were held there.

Bring lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a picnic if you like, and relax and enjoy a variety of  live musical performances - FREE- Sunday evenings all summer long on the lawn of Shippen Manor. Rain or Shine.

Shippen Manor is located just west of Route 31 in Oxford. This free concert is presented by the Warren County Cultural and Heritage Affairs Division of Land Preservation, supported by the Warren County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and is funded in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. Concerts at Shippen Manor are open to all, with limited reserved accessible parking and lavatories available.

Shippen Manor

This circa 1765-70 Georgian- style manor was built by William Shippen II. The Shippens were a socially prominent and wealthy Philadelphia family. Guided tours are offered 1st and 2nd Sundays from 1-4pm. Admission is free (donations welcome).