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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?

May Day at Folkmoot – Dance, Music, Food!

May Day at Folkmoot – Dance, Music, Food!

May Day at Folkmoot: West African dance, Western Carolina dance, Scottish music, Mexican food and, maybe, some very special Cherokee dance from our friends at Qualla Boundary! It's all on...
Celebrate May Day! And Folkmoot USA! May 2!

Celebrate May Day! And Folkmoot USA! May 2!

Join your friends and neighbors - Saturday, May 2 - to Celebrate May Day with Folkmoot USA's renewed vision and mission of a globally-connected community through cultural exchange! Much of...

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