Folkmoot Mootenanny festival with mountain heritage and music

Music and Mountain Heritage Festival Moves to Maggie Valley for its Second Year!

A second year Appalachian music and heritage event, Mootenanny is a celebration of mountain culture with an emphasis on folk music, arts, crafts and specialty food and drinks. Folkmoot will host musical acts on a main stage and a variety of heritage events, including Plott Hounds, demonstrators, and vendors who specialize in southern Appalachian culture. Held at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds over two days.

The Festival at a Glance

Dates: Saturday & Sunday October 10 & 11
Times: Sat.: 10am–7pm, Sun.: 1pm–5pm
(Band and presenter times listed elsewhere on this page)
Location: Maggie Valley Festival Festival Grounds
Sponsor: Folkmoot
Ticket Prices: $10-$15 ($25 Family Pass)

PLEASE NOTE: Presenters and performers for Mootenanny 2020, as originally scheduled for May 9 and 10, are listed below. Some of these presenters willchange with the shifting of the festival to October. We’ll update this page as information changes.

Heritage Categories & Presenters, Mootenanny 2020 | Click Images Below to Meet the Presenters

Mootenanny 2020 | Saturday Music Lineup

Haywood Junior Appalachian Music Program (JAM) 11am

Lillian Chase 1:30pm

Aaron Ratcliffe 2:45pm

Grizzly Goat 4pm

Ol' Dirty Bathtub 5:15pm

Joey Fortner & Friends 6:30pm

Mootenanny 2020 | Sunday Music Lineup

Tim McWilliams & William Ritter 12:30pm

Alexa Rose 2:15pm

Zinc Kings 3:30pm

Zoe & Cloyd 4:45pm