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Capital Campaign

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?

Karen Babcock dancing on to new worlds!

Karen Babcock dancing on to new worlds!

Having served as Executive Director of Folkmoot USA for six years, Karen Babcock is leaving on February 27 to become General Manager of Biltmore Industries. The Folkmoot Board of Directors...
Waynesville completes $25K grant to Folkmoot!

Waynesville completes $25K grant to Folkmoot!

The Town of Waynesville handed Folkmoot a $20,000 show of support Feb. 10 when city leaders enthusiastically endorsed Folkmoot's vision for the future as a year-round contributor to the culture,...

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