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Zoom Backgrounds from Greensboro featuring NC Folk Fest

The City of Greensboro has put together a collection of 'sites and scenes' from Greensboro that can be used as zoom backgrounds, including some shots from the 2019 North Carolina Folk Festival! You can check out the City's collection of Zoom backgrounds by following this link. The collection features photos...

34th Annual Carolina Blues Festival partners with 2020 North Carolina Folk Festival

The North Carolina Folk Festival and the Piedmont Blues Preservation Society announce a unique collaboration to present the 34th Carolina Blues Festival as part of the annual Folk Festival the weekend of September 11-13, 2020.Piedmont Blues Preservation Society president Atiba Berkley, and North Carolina Folk Festival president & CEO Amy...

An Update Regarding the 2020 NC Folk Festival

📷 Photo by Lynn DonovanDear Friends, Fans, and Supporters - Together we are a community of arts supporters, professionals, consumers, advocates, and artists who are nimble, resilient, and creative. We WILL successfully weather these challenging times, and emerge from them stronger and more unified in our support of and gratitude for...

Folk Festival Update – March 15

NC Folk Festival Friends: Late last week we made the decision to cancel our “Folk in the Park” event that was to take place in Greensboro’s LeBauer Park this coming Saturday, March 21.  While there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Guilford County, NC yet, we respect and...

Folk In The Park – March 12 Statement on the Coronavirus

Folk In The Park Cancelled North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper held a briefing today at 4 pm to update the public on the state’s response to COVID-19. Governor Cooper advised postponing or canceling gatherings of more than 100 people. This guidance is in effect for the entire state. City of...

Job Opportunity – Marketing Production Coordinator

The North Carolina Folk Festival (NCFF) is seeking a Marketing Production Coordinator who will be responsible for operational and production support of our marketing efforts. You will work collaboratively with NCFF staff and external partners to ensure that projects meet our high-quality standards and that deadlines are met in our...