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News from the Festival Thank You for Voting us Guilford’s Best Local Festival Event 😁 👐 💛

We’re honored to be in such good company with News & Record’s Battle for Guilford’s Best 2018! For three days in September, we joined together with 150,000 people for a cultural celebration that featured the finest traditional musicians, dancers, craftspeople and other keepers of culture in performances, workshops, and demonstrations. And we’ll do it again next September 6-8,…

News from the Festival Thank You For An Incredible N.C. Folk Festival Weekend!

Thank You For An Incredible N.C. Folk Festival Weekend! What an incredible inaugural North Carolina Folk Festival weekend! Last weekend, Greensboro and North Carolina celebrated America and North Carolina’s heritage and culture with YOU and thousands of our friends, artists, neighbors, partners, visitors, and musicians. Thank you for helping to make our first North Carolina Folk Festival…

News from the Festival PRIMO Direct Hydrates 2018 NC Folk Fest Artists and Staff

  N.C. FOLK FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PRIMO DIRECT AS 2018 WATER SPONSOR Primo Water will hydrate the staff, volunteers and artists throughout the three-day event   The North Carolina Folk Festival is proud to announce Primo Water Direct as a sponsor for this year’s inaugural festival in downtown Greensboro.   Primo Water, a leading provider of water…

News from the Festival Watch Live Interviews Of Performers During the N.C. Folk Festival 

Watch Live Interviews Of Performers During the N.C. Folk Festival  Go behind the scenes of the 2018 North Carolina Folk Festival with the Greensboro News & Record! The News & Record will offer exclusive, live interviews of N.C. Folk Festival performers during the festival. The interviews, about 15 minutes each, will take place at GreenHill Gallery…

News from the Festival Celebrate the N.C. Folk Festival Along Spartan Way

Celebrate the N.C. Folk Festival Along Spartan Way in Downtown Greensboro The University of North Carolina – Greensboro (UNCG) is taking over Davie Street in downtown Greensboro as part of the inaugural North Carolina Folk Festival. Davie Street will become “Spartan Way” during the free, three-day event that kicks off tonight! Festival-goers can snag some…

News from the Festival Inaugural North Carolina Folk Festival Kicks off TODAY!

Inaugural North Carolina Folk Festival Kicks off TODAY! Join us TODAY as we launch the North Carolina Folk Festival in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina and continue to celebrate the spirit and legacy of the National Folk Festival in our community! Hundreds of incomparable artists. Thousands of smiling faces and dancing people – a FREE, three-day festival where…

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces 2018 Sponsors

N.C. Folk Festival Announces 2018 Sponsors Thank you to the 2018 North Carolina Folk Festival sponsors for their support. With their contributions, we’re able to celebrate America’s roots and heritage through live music, dance, and art at our FREE ADMISSION, three-day event in downtown Greensboro, Friday, Sept. 7th to Sunday, Sept. 9th.

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces Dance Pavilion Performances

N.C. Folk Festival Announces Dance Pavilion Performances The N.C. Folk Festival would like to thank the City of Greensboro and the North Carolina Education Lottery for their support in the 2018 #NCFolkFest. With their contributions, we’re able to celebrate America’s roots and heritage through live music, dance, and art in downtown Greensboro, Friday, Sept. 7th to Sunday, Sept. 9th….

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces Wrangler Stage Performances

  The N.C. Folk Festival would like to thank Wrangler and VF Corporation for their support. With their contributions, we’re able to celebrate America’s roots and heritage through live music, dance, and art in downtown Greensboro, Friday, Sept. 7th to Sunday, Sept. 9th. Take a musical trip around the world without leaving North Carolina! We’d also…

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Fest Announces Schedule for NC Folklife Area, Family Stage and Van Dyke Performance Space

N.C. Folk Fest Announces Schedule for NC Folklife Area, Family Stage and Van Dyke Performance Space The N.C. Folk Festival would like to thank the City of Greensboro and the following sponsors for their support in the 2018 #NCFolkFest Family Area and Stage, NC Folklife Narrative Stage and Van Dyke Performance Space. With their contributions, we’re able to celebrate America’s…