2023 Colorscape Chenango Arts Festival

September 7 (10am-6pm) & September 8 (11am-5pm)








Thank you to everyone who made it a wonderful weekend! We are already getting ready for next year, our Thirtieth Anniversary! See you in the Parks!

The Artists

The Colorscape Chenango Arts Festival brings together many artists from a range of disciplines for a weekend of inspiring art!

2023 Performance Schedules

Please check back in June for 2023 performance schedules

NBT Main Stage

Sponsored by NBT Bank & grants from the Follett and Greater Norwich Foundations and Decentralization.


  • 10:00am: Mustard’s Retreat
  • 10:45am: Opening Ceremony
  • 11:00am: Poet Shanelle Gabriel
  • 11:30am: The Kennedys
  • 12:30pm: The Christine Spero Group
  • 1:15pm: Poet Shanelle Gabriel
  • 2:00pm: Leni Stern & Friends
  • 3:00pm: The Slambovian Circus of Dreams
  • 4:30pm: Paper Sun (The Music of Traffic)



  • 11:00am: Autumn Sun
  • 12:00pm: The Kennedys
  • 1:00pm: The Sloan Wainwright Band
  • 2:00pm: Adam Ezra Group
  • 3:30pm: Prof. Louie & the Crowmatix w/ The Woodstock Horns

Peggy’s Stage


  • 10:00am: Joe Lombardi Vocals and Guitar

  • 11:00am: George Anderson on Guitar
  • 12:00pm: Claddagh Ring Irish Dancers

  • 1:00pm: Mark Sands & Realtime Dixieland Band

  • 2:00pm: Mark Sands & Realtime Dixieland Band

  • 3:00pm: Lourdes Tai Chi Program (Outreach of Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton)



  • 11:00am: Norwich Improv

  • 12:00pm: Jerry Dee & the Dovetones

  • 1:00pm: Simmerin’ Stew

  • 2:00pm: Midland Park

Art Zone Stage


  • 11:00am: Drumzzone

  • 12:00pm: Jason Tardy

  • 12:30pm: Drumzzone

  • 1:00pm: Catskill Puppet Theater

  • 2:00pm: Jason Tardy

  • 3:00pm: Catskill Puppet Theater



  • 11:00am: Drumzzone

  • 12:00pm: Jason Tardy

  • 12:30pm: Drumzzone

  • 1:00pm: The Skinny German Juggler Boy

  • 2:00pm: Catskill Puppet Theater

  • 3:00pm: The Skinny German Juggler Boy

  • 4:00pm: Jason Tardy

Art Zone Activities

2023 Kids Zone Art Activities

Kids’ Art Zone:

Parents are invited to bring their children, pre-school through age 9, to participate in a variety of exciting arts projects, including, Felt Pinecone Ornaments, Pop-up Paper Hats for Kids to Color, and Round Wood Decorative Ornaments. As always, all arts and crafts activities are free of charge.

Tie Dye Bandanas

Golden Art Zone:

This Art Zone is sponsored by Golden Artist Colors and welcomes Children (age 10 & up) and adults to come engage the creative process. This year Golden Art Zone is offering two art projects: MAKE YOUR OWN TIE DYE BANDANNA or PAINT A T-SHIRT!

Literary Arts Activities


How much do you know? Come find out at the Literary Arts Tent, which will be holding a literary trivia game!

Come see and listen to spoken word artist Fanta Ballo on the NBT Main Stage, Saturday at 11:00 a.m. & 1:15 p.m

Get Involved!

Colorscape runs on the power of our volunteers. We couldn’t turn this into the awesome festival it is without them, and they wouldn’t miss the opportunity to be involved. Please join us! 

For more information, email info@colorscape.org.