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 & Anna Morris! Would you like to contribute yourself? Please visit http://power2give.org/NorthCarolina/Project/Detail?projectId=8374. We receive … Read more45% of the Way to Completing our Computer Fundraiser!
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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 us in the news, please let us know on our facebook page or comment here – we’d love … Read moreFolkmoot in the media – thanks, The Laurel of Asheville & Sophie Magazine!
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!
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 appreciate their support, along with the fact that the North Carolina Department of Tourism is one of … Read moreFolkmoot on UNC-TV!
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 https://power2give.org/go/p/8374 to learn more and donate. … Read moreFundraiser to support our staff with better technology!
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 the support and time from the TDA.
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
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
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
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