Additional Performers Announced for the 2022 North Carolina Folk Festival

Additional Performers Announced for the 2022 North Carolina Folk Festival Indie Rock star Futurebirds to perform Sunday Download This Press Release Greensboro, N.C., June 2, 2022 — The North Carolina Folk Festival announced six additional performers who will appear on its stages in downtown Greensboro September 9, 10, and 11, 2022. The six artists announced […]

The North Carolina Folk Festival Announces Return of the Not Your Average Folk Contest

The North Carolina Folk Festival Announces Return of the Not Your Average Folk Contest Applications Open Today for North Carolina-Based Musicians Download This Press Release Greensboro, N.C., May 16, 2022 — After its debut in 2021, the North Carolina Folk Festival’s Not Your Average Folk Contest will return in 2022 to give North Carolina-based, independent […]

First Performer Details Announced for the 2022 North Carolina Folk Festival

First Performer Details Announced for the 2022 North Carolina Folk Festival Eight performers announced including “Newgrass” legend Sam Bush Download this Press Release Greensboro, N.C., May 12, 2022 — The North Carolina Folk Festival announced today the first group of performers who will appear on its stages in downtown Greensboro September 9, 10, and 11, […]

The North Carolina Folk Festival makes its celebratory return to downtown Greensboro

The 2021 NC Makers Marketplace acts as a bustling corridor between the Lee Wrangler and Courthouse Stages. 📷 Photo by Lynn Donovan. Download This Press Release See This Story in the News and Record Greensboro, N.C., October 19, 2021 — After a year of virtual and online programming, North Carolina Folk Festival organizers announced that […]

North Carolina Folk Festival to host free experiential training to elevate the safety, accessibility, sustainability and community engagement of events

Arts administrators, artists, emergency professionals & event organizers are invited to attend  Greensboro, N.C., August 26, 2021 — Performing arts and live entertainment events are catalysts for culture and community-building. How can they also drive meaningful social transformation, equitable emergency response, and increased economic resilience for arts and events workers? What do our events look […]

Three Guest Curators Develop Special Programs for The North Carolina Folk Festival

2021 NC Folk Festival Gospel Performers, The Legendary Ingramettes Download this Press Release See this Story in the News & Record Greensboro, N.C., August 12, 2021 — Today festival organizers announced three programs developed by guest-curators as part of the 2021 North Carolina Folk Festival – a three-day weekend celebration of roots and heritage in […]