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 price. July 19, SA-10 – 5—Haywood County Arts Council’s ArtFest (formerly International Festival Day), Main Street, Waynesville. Folkmoot groups perform to … Read moreFolkmoot’s Schedule – with Performers Listed!

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 if we do it soon.  Please visit to learn more and donate.  … Read moreFundraiser to support our staff with better technology!

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 organization. On June 16, the Haywood County Board of Commissioners approved the donation of … Read moreFolkmoot Center Open House June 26, 4:30 – 8:00 pm

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 USA had a $9.2 million impact on Western North Carolina in 2013. The firm conducts economic impact assessments for clients throughout the United … Read moreFolkmoot Festival Generates $9.2 million

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 auctions. Tickets are $50. Come and enjoy for a good cause–Folkmoot’s work for tolerance, … Read moreThe BIG 30–Celebrating Folkmoot’s 30th Year

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 Street, outside the new Waynesville Police Station and Development Office building now under … Read moreWaynesville Public Art Commission to Celebrate FOLKMOOT