Please contact us for more information about Folkmoot and the Festival.

Local: 828.452.2997


Mailing address:
PO Box 658
Waynesville, NC 28786

Street address:
112 Virginia Ave
Waynesville, NC 28786


Buy Tickets!

Ticket Office Hours: 10am – 5pm
To order tickets by phone, dial: 828-452-2997, x 101
To order tickets online, visit: and press the Buy Tickets Button


Folkmoot Staff

Angeline Schwab, Executive Director –
Catherine MacCallum, Operations & Volunteer Coordinator –
Elizabeth Burson, Programming & Group Relations Coordinator –
Laura Shepherd, Ticket and Events Sales Manager –
Vicki Jones, Bookkeeping – 

Angela Dove, Cultural Conversations – 

Lisa Wilnoty, Cherokee Coordinator –


Folkmoot Board of Directors

Bill Cole, President
A Chase Smith, Vice President
Neal Ensley, Foundation President
Rolf Kaufman, Group Relations Chair
Mark Bumgarner, Treasurer
Barbara, Parker, Governance Chair
Ann Melton, Marketing & Fundraising Chair
Rebecca Swanger, Festival & Programs Chair
Steve Kaufman, Facilities Chair
Laura Simmons
Lane Perry
Glenn Arnette
Jill Cargille
Elizabeth Teague

Patsy Rogers


Joe Sam Queen, Campaign Chair, Emeritus Member
Roy Brock, Emeritus Member
Ed Broadwell, Emeritus Member