Folkmoot - Throw Back Thursday - Bashkiria 1994

Folkmoot - Throw Back Thursday

Folkmoot - Throw Back Thursday is a time to reflect on the beautiful and spirited Folkmoot Festivals of the past! As one can imagine, we've collected quite a truck full of photos in over three decades of Folkmoot Festivals. Aside from being…
free guidebook: first three ticket orders!

Free Guidebook: First Three Ticket Orders!

TODAY - Wednesday July 8th - free guidebook: first three ticket orders! The first three people to purchase tickets - today - will receive a free guidebook with the order. So don't wait or you might be too late! You can call our ticket…
Wednesday only! First three ticket orders!

Wednesday only! First three ticket orders!

Wednesday only! First three ticket orders! For one day only - Wednesday, July 8 - the first three ticket orders purchased over the phone, or in person at the Folkmoot Friendship Center will also receive a free Folkmoot 2015 Official Guidebook. Our…
Folkmoot: Many Cultures, One Community!

Folkmoot: Many Cultures, One Community!

Folkmoot: Many Cultures, One Community! Folkmoot was aptly named at its inception. Folkmoot is an old English word meaning, "a meeting of people," and that's exactly what we are. Underneath the hustle and bustle of each festival - and…
Folkmoot Sponsors make it all possible!

Folkmoot Sponsors make it all possible!

Without a doubt, Folkmoot Sponsors make it all possible! And, yes, we are without question so very grateful for the thousands of private donations and volunteer efforts of the entire community. But without our generous Sponsors - who give…
Say, "hello," in Spanish, Quechua - Folkmoot 2015

Say, "hello," in Spanish - or, maybe, in Quechua

Say, "hello," in Spanish - or, maybe, in Quechua. The "Say Hello" campaign is new to Folkmoot USA this 2015 festival. Today we explore greetings common to the people of Ecuador. Grupo de Danzas Tradicionales Ecuatorianas de Universidad Técnica…
Folkmoot - Throw Back Thursday

Folkmoot - Throw Back Thursday

Folkmoot - Throw Back Thursday is a time to reflect on the beautiful and spirited Folkmoot Festivals of the past! As one can imagine, we've collected quite a truck full of photos in over three decades of Folkmoot Festivals. Aside from being…

Folkmoot ticket special: get a free guidebook

For a limited time - today through July 3 - we're offering a Folkmoot ticket special: get a free guidebook with the purchase of four or more adult tickets. Anyone who purchases four or more adult tickets will also receive a FREE copy of the…
Learn to say Peace in Estonian

Learn to say, "peace," in Estonian!

Learn to say, "peace," in Estonian! Among the groups visiting Folkmoot USA this year is Kaokirjas Folklore Polva from Estonia. We are excited to to learn all about Estonian folk dance and music. Keeping up with our push for peace and understanding,…
Folkmoot 2015 - places to see, things to do!

Folkmoot 2015 - places to go, things to do!

Folkmoot 2015 - places to go, things to do! The 2015 Folkmoot Festival is just around the corner: July 16-26! (schedule and tickets here) And the day is getting closer for our 2015 line up of dance troupes to arrive in Waynesville, NC to…
performing dance troupes of Folkmoot 2015

Performing dance troupes of Folkmoot 2015

The performing dance troupes of Folkmoot 2015 will come from as far away as Bangladesh, Estonia and Indonesia and as nearby as Quebec, Puerto Rico and our own neighbors and friends, the Cherokee. Neighbors and members of our family of nations…
Say Hello in Bengali

Say Hello in Bengali

Say Hello in Bengali, the language of Bangladesh. A dance troupe from the Bangladesh Academy of Fine Arts will be one of the featured performing troupes during Folkmoot 2015. Bangladesh - বাংলাদেশ  - Bānlādēśa Hello: হ্যাল…