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South Florida Folk Festival Songwriting Contest Finals

South Florida Folk Fest, Fort Lauderdale, FL

I'm proud to be one of twelve finalists in the South Florida Folk Festival's Songwriting Contest! I'm heading down to Fort Lauderdale to share my songs in the contest finals on Saturday and again on Sunday in a songwriter round.


Opening for Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards

My Dead Aunt's Books, Baltimore Ave., Hyattsville, MD

I will be joined by guitarist Bob Burleson as we open the show for touring multi-instrumentalists Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards! They put on a great show when I first met them at SERFA a couple of years ago, and I'm looking forward to hearing them again.


Rollicking Carol Sing-A-Long

Trinity House Cafe, Leesburg, VA

Mike Henry, Gracious Me, and Kim Gilliam will host a jamboree Christmas carol singalong! Bring the kids, bring your mom, we'll have lyrics and good cheer!


Rapunzel's 16th Annual Songwriting Contest Finals

Rapunzel's Coffee and Books, Lovingston, VA

"You Don't Love Me Like You Used To" is a finalist in this long-running songwriting contest. I'll be sharing songs with a host of other finalists.


Jirani Coffeehouse Acoustic Night

Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West St., Manassas, VA

A free acoustic showcase at a great coffeehouse! Come get something cool to drink and listen to a fun lineup of musicians including the Gracious Me Duo.


Paige Powell and Gracious Me Duo

Alice's Coffeehouse at the Church at Clarendon, 1210 N. Highland Street, Arlington, VA 22201

Paige Powell and the Gracious Me Duo will swap songs and give a little backstory as we share.


Jirani Acoustic Night

Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West St., Manassas, VA

Great lineup of acoustic singer-songwriters at one of the nicest coffeehouses around. Come on out!


Adams Morgan PorchFest

Adams Morgan, District of Columia

Come roam the neighborhood as musicians play from front porches. PorchFest is always a fun opportunity to sample several artists and enjoy the fall weather.


Takoma Park Porch Fest

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Old Town Takoma, Takoma Park, MD

I'm playing a couple of set for Takoma Porch Fest this year! Come on out to roam the neighborhood and listen to the acoustic sounds of DC regional artists.