The Westerleigh Folk Festival is a free , all day Music, art, crafts and children's activities event held each Sept. in Westerleigh Park , Staten Island, New York City. The Festival features folk, country, blues , bluegrass and Americana music on 3 stages in a beautiful park setting. WestFest 9 will feature over 25 local artist displaying their work plus 35 crafters with handmade items for sale. There are also free children's activties such as pony rides, face painting and balloons to keep the young ones involved. This year's festival will feature music by Shotgun Weddung NYC, The Wahoo Skiffle Crazies, Brielle Von Hugel, The Karlus Trapp Band, Tom Cintula & Buffalo 24 , The Lisa Scherma Band and Allergic To B's among others. So bring a blanket or chair and enjoy a great day in beautiful Park.