Visit NC Smokies Blog Post Series - Part 3 is up!

Part 3 of the Folkmoot/Visit NC Smokies blog series is up!  Want know more about being an international performer?  Did you miss either of the first two about being a local performer or being a guide? Check them out! Special thanks to blog…

45% of the Way to Completing our Computer Fundraiser!

We want to say thank you to the donors who have helped us achieve reaching 45%!  Big thanks go out to Carolyn Gonzalez, Patsy Wells, Laura Ivey, Pat Wells, Karen Babcock, Rolf Kaufman, Andy Cooke, Irvine Cherry, John Tederstrom, and Aaron &…

July's e-newsletter is up!

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Folkmoot in the media - thanks, The Laurel of Asheville & Sophie Magazine!

Want to read our article in The Laurel of Asheville?  or Sophie Magazine?  We've also gotten shout-outs from WNC Magazine, Asheville Citizen Times, and Romantic Asheville.  Good times & we really appreciate the support!  If you spot…

Folkmoot's Schedule - with Performers Listed!

July 18, F-7:30 pm—Grand Opening, Stompin’ Ground, Maggie Valley. (All Groups, with special guests Jonathan Creek Cloggers and Stuart Brothers) Reserved seating: Adults $30, $25; General admission Adults $20; Children (12 & under) 1⁄2…

Folkmoot on UNC-TV!

Want to learn more about Folkmoot or visit memories from years past?  Check us out on UNC-TV at this link:  http://video.unctv.org/video/2365050250/  The clip is about 4.5 minutes long and is a great overview of us AND Waynesville! We…

Fundraiser to support our staff with better technology!

We are working hard to raise $1500 to replace the computers and software that our staff and volunteers use daily!  Because power2give provides a 100% match as long as matching funds last, we can replace all of the computers by raising $750…

Behind-the-scenes peek at Folkmoot USA!

Check out the Visit NC Smokies blog post located here learn what it's like to be a local performer at Folkmoot!  Did you miss the post about being a guide?  Check it out here!  We really appreciate the time from both the blog authors and…

Folkmoot Center Open House June 26, 4:30 - 8:00 pm

Folkmoot USA to Celebrate New Home with June 26 Open House Folkmoot USA will host an Open House on Thursday, June 26, from 4:30 to 8:00 p.m., to celebrate Haywood County’s generous donation of the historic Hazelwood School to the cultural…

Folkmoot Festival Generates $9.2 million

For Immediate Release Folkmoot Festival Generates $9.2 million—Organization Releases Results of 2013 Economic Impact Survey The results of an economic impact study conducted by Tom Tveidt of SYNEVA Economics demonstrate that Folkmoot…

The BIG 30--Celebrating Folkmoot's 30th Year

Folkmoot USA celebrates its 30th Anniversary with the "BIG 30" at Sid's on Main in Canton, North Carolina, Friday, May 3, 2013 from 6 – 10 pm. This pre-festival celebration features heavy hors d'oeuvres, music, cash bar and live and silent…

Waynesville Public Art Commission to Celebrate FOLKMOOT

In January of 2009, the Waynesville Public Art Commission will issue a call for artists for its second commissioned public art project. This piece is to be installed in the landscaped area between the two retaining walls along the edge of East…