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Campaign for Folkmoot

volunteerFolkmoot USA’s non-profit mission is more important than ever before: fostering understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures through dance, music, costume, handicraft, and culinary traditions.

Become a Friend

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Schedule of Events

Announcing the 2015 Folkmoot Festival: July 16-26! We are going back to our traditional schedule starting with the Gala Preview & Champagne Reception on Thursday, July 16. To attend the Gala, you must be a Friend of Folkmoot at the $150 level or above.  To become a Friend of Folkmoot or to purchase tickets for selected performances, call 1-877-365-5872, ext. 207: We are now taking reservations for the Grand Opening on Friday, July 17 and the Candlelight Closing on Sunday, July 26. Check back in March for the full festival schedule!

What's New?

Create a Folkmoot legacy all your own!

Create a Folkmoot legacy all your own!

After three spectacular decades Folkmoot is progressing, transforming, expanding and now you can be part of the renewal and create a Folkmoot legacy all your own! Over the next few...
Bugling of the Elk in Cataloochee Valley

Bugling of the Elk in Cataloochee Valley

Among the many treasures of Western North Carolina, Haywood County in particular, is the late-summer, early-fall treat of hearing and seeing the bugling of the elk in Cataloochee Valley. Re-introduced...
Folkmoot-Cherokee bond grows tighter in 2015

Folkmoot-Cherokee bond grows tighter in 2015

Long a good relationship, the Folkmoot-Cherokee bond grows tighter - especially following the success of the Folkmoot Summer Festival 2015. Writing in the Cherokee One Feather of her July accomplishments,...

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