It sure was a good one. Bonus points if you can spot yourself!
Archives: 2015 folk festival
A series of short documentary film screenings all weekend give you another way to learn about the 2015 Folk Fest performers.
Every year, there’s a performer who stands out that really makes you proud to be an American, a North American, a Western Hemispherean, or simply a human being.
A parade of 200 performers in intensely elaborate costumes doing centuries-old dances and enjoying every second of it. Bolivia!
The next generation of folk musicians alongside those who are handing down their knowledge. Catch a ton of Virginia musical history in one weekend.
There are Virginians dedicated to making chairs, salt, tintypes, masks, and a record-time for shucking oysters. Oh, and a lot more!
The Folk Festival strums into town on October 9th and doesn’t strum out of town until October 11th. Here’s each musical and dance group at a glance.
Bizhan Khodabandeh of Mended Arrow Design crafted this year’s official poster.