Previous events

Grass Valley Yard Concert

Grass Valley, CA

It's a yard concert! Rita and Sean will play outdoors in a lovely setting in old Grass Valley. The concert is from 5 to 7pm, and doors open at 4pm. It's a bring everything you need kind of thing -- chair, food, drink.
$15 per person suggested donation.
Contact to reserve a spot.

Strawberry Music Festival

Grass Valley, CA

Are you ready for Strawberry? WE are!!! Can't wait for the Strawberry Music Festival this spring, held at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. We'll play on Friday, and I'll be emceeing the evenings. Hope you see YOU there!!!

Hopmonk Novato, CANCELLED

Novato, CA

Update -- as of May 18th, this show is now cancelled. Please contact the venue for a ticket refund, if necessary. Thank you.

It's a double bill of Rita Hosking Trio and Evie Ladin Band, at the Hopmonk Novato Session Room! KC Turner presents: Venue:

Tickets available now -- see ticket link, and gift yourself and your friends!

$20 advance (+fee) or $25 day of show

The Side Door

2900 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, CA

Rescheduled! This event has been rescheduled to this date, March 19th, from the previous date, Jan. 22nd. If you held a ticket for January 22nd, it will be good for March 19th, or you can contact the Side Door for a refund. Thank you! The Rita Hosking Trio is pleased to return to The Side Door in Sacramento on Saturday, Jan. 22nd. The Side Door is a 140 seat listening venue in the Curtis Park neighborhood, hosted by John Green of the legendary Fifth String Music store. Tickets will be available prior to the show, via their website at


Home for the Holidays

Davis, CA

It's that time of the year again! Home for the Holidays is a multi-act, musical fundraiser for arts in the Davis schools. We'll be one of many performers there to support the arts. We hope you'll join us. More info on this event at the Veterans' Memorial Theater to follow.

Morgan's Mill

1029 Court Street, Woodland, CA

The Rita Hosking Trio will kick off a new, acoustic music series at Morgan's Mill in Woodland, CA on Saturday, Dec. 18th. Morgan's Mill is a great place to get delicious coffee, wine and beer in a beautiful, historic brick building, near the corner of Court St. and East St. in Woodland, CA. No cover charge, but donations to the band (house concert style) will be encouraged, and COVID protocols in place.


Michael's on Main

2591 Main Street, Soquel, CA

Rita and Sean play a show + dinner with Matt Hartle and Larry Graff, at Michael's on Main, in Soquel! Dinner starts at 6:30 and Showtime is at 8pm. $50 for dinner and show.
Please make reservations/purchase tickets ahead of time: Call (831) 479-9777 (ext. 2) If calling during off hours, leave your name, number of tickets, and phone number.
To see the menu for the evening, check here: For more info on Michael's on Main's indoor/outdoor venue, please see:

Matt Hartle and Larry Graff A special Duo show, members of Painted Mandolin, have an energy that's been described as Fire and Air. Together, that creates Hot Jams and Soulful Songs. Expect original material, from the upcoming Painted Mandolin album, and beloved covers from Garcia, Dylan and Neil. Each Duo will do their own set, but expect lots of collaboration between the groups. Rita and Larry co-wrote one of the songs on the new Painted Mandolin Album, and Sean, Larry, Matt and Rita have jammed on stage many times. A Very Unique and exciting Co-Bill! More info on them:

Rita Hosking and Sean Feder: Northern California's Rita Hosking sings of forest fires, culture clash, dishes, rivers, black holes and hope. An award-winning and prolific songwriter characterized as "here and now" by The Observer, her stories, songs and soul-stirring, country-folk voice are partnered with longtime collaborator and multi-instrumentalist Sean Feder on dobro, banjo, guitar and vocals. Together, they deliver what Acoustic Magazine calls “timeless, unhurried elegance." More info on them:

Live from the Center for the Arts

Your Computer

The Center for the Arts in Grass Valley will livestream a concert by Rita and Sean from their beautiful new stage in Grass Valley, CA. World class production streamed right to your computer. Purchase a ticket and support our music venues and their staff! Note: if you're unable to watch at 7pm PST, your ticket will enable you to watch the video within 48 hours after the show. (So if you're in a different time zone, you have options! Just make sure you buy the ticket before the actual event.)


Livestream from the Living Room

Planet Earth

Rita and Sean will livestream from their living room to you, on Sunday, Dec. 13th, at 7:00pm Pacific Time. You will find the stream, on that date and time, on Rita's Facebook Music page at You do not have to be a Facebook member to view the concert -- you only have to be a member to view and participate in the comments. Hope you can join us!

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