Folkmoot’s outdoor “folkways” gathering is a Hazelwood-style barbeque picnic held on Sunday, July 21st that features nationally touring Americana musicians, Plott Hound and timber sports, southern storytellers, crafts vendors and demonstrations sharing Appalachian cultural practices.
Family rates available: $30, No more than two adults and 2+ more children. Available through the Box Office, 828-452-2997, or the day of the event only.
Folkmoot, a word meaning “meeting of the people,” provides communities all over Western North Carolina the opportunity to build a deeper sense of connection, mutual respect and shared purpose by experiencing other cultures. Dancers from 9 nations around the globe will perform at the 36th edition of Folkmoot Festival when it convenes July 18-28 in our beloved Smoky Mountains. Click for information on visiting countries.
For lodging, please contact: VisitNCSmokies.com