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News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces LeBauer Park Stage Performances

N.C. Folk Festival Announces LeBauer Park Stage Performances The N.C. Folk Festival would like to thank the City of Greensboro, Cone Health, and Fairway 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. Take…

News from the Festival Downtown Greensboro Street Closure Map for 2018 N.C. Folk Fest

Downtown Greensboro Street Closure Maps for 2018 N.C. Folk Fest Festival Street Closure Map Festival Street Closures Schedule   The North Carolina Folk Festival is a FREE, 3-day outdoor celebration of cultural roots and heritage held annually in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina. The North Carolina Folk Festival features performances and demonstrations by the finest musicians,…

News from the Festival Que Pasa: NC Folk Fest en Greensboro del 7 al 9 de septiembre

Que Pasa: NC Folk Fest en Greensboro del 7 al 9 de septiembre   Greensboro .- Después de tres años de funcionar como un festival nacional de artes folclóricas, este año se estrena en el centro de Greensboro el NC Folk Fest, entre el 7 y 9 de septiembre. Este festival gratuito y callejero intenta reunir…

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces Wells Fargo Lawn Stage Performers

  The N.C. Folk Festival would like to thank Wells Fargo 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! “Wells Fargo is proud…

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces Performances on Blue Cross Blue Shield NC CityStage

N.C. Folk Festival Announces Performances on Blue Cross Blue Shield NC CityStage The N.C. Folk Festival would like to thank Blue Cross BlueShield of North Carolina 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…

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces 2018 Beer, Wine, and Cider Sponsors

N.C. Folk Festival Announces 2018 Beer, Wine, and Cider Sponsors   The North Carolina Folk Festival is excited to announce its beer, wine, and cider sponsors for the inaugural festival, coming to downtown Greensboro September 7-9, 2018. The N.C. Folk Festival will feature dozens of free performances over the three-day weekend. Craft Beer Sponsor: Foothills Brewery…

News from the Festival Greensboro News & Record Features NC Folk Festival Performer Viento de Agua

Greensboro News & Record Features NC Folk Festival Performer Viento de Agua   The Greensboro News & Record/ GoTriad recently featured NC Folk Festival performers, Viento De Agua, a band playing Puerto Rican music, known as plena music — “pleneros” for short.   Excerpted from the Greensboro News & Record / GoTriad: Viento de Agua…

News from the Festival Greensboro News & Record Features NC Folk Festival Performer Sona Jobarteh

Greensboro News & Record Features NC Folk Festival Performer Sona Jobarteh   The Greensboro News & Record/ GoTriad recently featured NC Folk Festival performer, Sona Jobarteh. Jobarteh plays the kona, a 21-string, African instrument.   Excerpted from the Greensboro News & Record / GoTriad: For Sona Jobarteh, making music is part of a family tradition…

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Announces its 2018 North Carolina Artists

N.C. Folk Festival Announces its 2018 North Carolina Artists North Carolina Folk Festival organizers announced the North Carolina artists who will showcase their talents at the 2018 North Carolina Folk Festival. The festival is a free admission, three-day weekend celebration of America’s roots & heritage in downtown Greensboro, Friday, Sept 7 to Sunday, Sept. 9….

News from the Festival N.C. Folk Festival Unveils 2018 Schedule + Footprint on Mobile App

N.C. Folk Festival Unveils 2018 Schedule + Footprint on Mobile App   Take the 2018 North Carolina Folk Festival schedule and map with you in the palm of your hand! The NC Folk Festival announced its complete schedule for the 2018 Festival and unveiled the event map on our mobile app. The app turns a standard…