Join us for the annual Folkmoot Festival July 18 - 27, 2014!
TICKETS ON SALE NOW. Purchase early for best available seats by calling toll-free 877-365-5872. Countries invited to date for 2014 include: Taiwan, Turkey, Trinidad, Colombia and USA--Hawaii. Also invited to perform are the Warriors of Anikituwah and Tsalagi Touring Group from the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, and many talented Appalachian bluegrass musicians and cloggers. Other groups we anticipate inviting represent the countries of Russia and Romania. More info to follow as it becomes available!
Become a Friend of Folkmoot at the $150 level and receive tickets
to the exclusive Gala & Champagne Reception at the Stompin Grounds, Monday, July 21st (all groups).
Call 877-FOLKUSA (877-365-5872) or email email@example.com to become a member.
When available, the schedule of Festival performances will be posted
under "What's New" on the left side of your screen.
Folkmoot USA, The State International Festival of North Carolina, is a celebration of the world's cultural heritage through folk music and dance. Held each summer across the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, Folkmoot features performances, a parade and workshops by up to 300 performers from about nine world cultures.
Performers demonstrate cultural heritage through colorful, authentic and original reproduction costumes, lively dance and traditional music. During its 30-year history, over 200 folk groups from more than 100 countries have shared their heritage and culture at the Folkmoot Festival.
PLEASE NOTE: All International Festival Day information and vendor applications call Haywood County Arts Council, 828-452-0593 or see their website: www.haywoodarts.org.
Folkmoot USA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures through traditional dance and music. To make a donation in support of our mission, please call the offices at 828-452-2997 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gift Certificates Now Available. Purchase Folkmoot Festival Gift Certificates for 2014 performance tickets, colorful tee shirts, caps, program books and other Festival souvenirs. Minimum purchase is $16 (the price of a general admission ticket). Certificates are good for the popular Grand Opening and Candlelight Closing Celebration all-group performances. For information, call 828-452-2997 or email email@example.com.
THANK YOU to 2013 sponsors, donors, Friends of Folkmoot, grantors, volunteers, staff and Board of Directors for a wonderful 30th Anniversary Festival!