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Folkmoot Festival Generates $9.2 million!

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Folkmoot Festival Generates $9.2 million—Organization Releases Results of 2013 Economic Impact Survey

The results of an economic impact study conducted by Tom Tveidt of SYNEVA Economics demonstrate that Folkmoot USA had a $9.2 million impact on Western North Carolina in 2013.

The BIG 30--Celebrating Folkmoot's 30th Year

Folkmoot USA celebrates its 30th Anniversary with the "BIG 30" at Sid's on Main in Canton, North Carolina, Friday, May 3, 2013 from 6 – 10 pm. This pre-festival celebration features heavy hors d'oeuvres, music, cash bar and live and silent auctions. Tickets are $50. Come and enjoy for a good cause--Folkmoot's work for tolerance, diversity and peace through world dance and music! Call 828-452-2997 or email dlavela@folkmoot.com for tickets.

Waynesville Public Art Commission to Celebrate FOLKMOOT

In January of 2009, the Waynesville Public Art Commission will issue a call for artists for its second commissioned public art project.

Folkmoot Named Top 20 Event in Southeast

Folkmoot, North Carolina's International Festival, has again been named a top 20 event in the southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society.  This is the 18th time that Folkmoot has earned the award.  A previous recipient of the Governor's Business Award for the Arts and Humanities among other recognitions, Folkmoot is known throughout the world as a strong presenter of quality international cultural heritage programs.