2022 Hudson West Folk Festival

The 2022 Hudson West Folk Festival, an annual Jersey City event at the Nimbus Arts Center, was on Saturday, October 15 from 12:00pm to 10:00pm. 

The event featured music ranging across americana, folk, bluegrass, hip-hop/funk/soul, jazz and Ukrainian folk music plus workshops.

List of this years artists include Ebony Hillbillies, Leslie Mendelson, J Pope and the HearNow, Jaimee Harris, Cole Quest and the City Pickers, Ari Hest, Ukrainian Village Voices, and KJ Denhert. 

Included also were 2 winners of the Hudson West 2022 Talent search, Sofia Oro and Lauralie Mufute.

Food and drink ware also available. The festival partnered with Welcome Home Jersey City to bring delicious Afghan and Pakistani dishes from refugee chefs.

Review and Photos by Jamie Kalikow