The 2017 Folkmoot Festival is July 20 – 30

Dance troupes invited for 2017 represent the cultures of India, Netherlands, Slovenia, Russia, Argentina, Israel, Taiwan, Spain, Canadian-Irish and a special US-African collaboration.

The 2017 Festival will also include performances by the Eastern Band of Cherokee and other local Appalachian groups.

Tickets & ticket packages will be available at the beginning of March. Keep checking back for updated information if festival groups.  The Folkmoot Box Office can be reached by phone during business hours: 1-828-452-2997 ext 101

Please always check our Schedule of Events for upcoming Folkmoot events, showcases and classes.

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This page is under construction. More information on groups coming soon!

We welcome from the Netherlands…

Dance Group Paloina Amsterdam

We welcome from Slovenia…


We welcome from Argentina…

Sentimiento Criollo

We welcome from India…

Utkarsh Dance Academy LLP

We welcome from Israel…

Ayalot Hanegev