Food Vendors

The North Carolina Folk Festival features a variety of regional and ethnic foods as well as classic festival fare that will take diners on a culinary journey around North Carolina, America, and the world, with choices to please every palate. The diversity of selections include unique regional dishes such as North Carolina’s famous barbecue and delicious specialties from the cuisines of new immigrant communities who now make their home in the Piedmont Triad. There will also be plenty of traditional “festival fare!”


FRI. 5:00PM – 10:00PM
SAT. 11:00AM – 10:00PM
SUN. 11:00AM – 6:30PM

How do I apply?

Food Vendor Applications are open! Click the button below to apply.

Applications must be submitted by 5:00 PM on Friday, March 1st!

Resources for Food Vendors

Food Vendor Guidelines

NC Folk Festival / Health Department / Fire Department Regulations

NC Folk Festival Food Vendor Terms & Conditions

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