Folkmoot USA

The 37th annual Folkmoot International Festival, scheduled for July 18-26,2020 has been cancelled, due to uncertainty created by the spread of the Coronavirus

Folkmoot USA–The State International Festival of North Carolina

Folkmoot is a two-week celebration of the world’s cultural heritage through folk music and dance. Held each summer across the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, Folkmoot features performances, a parade and workshops by up to 300 performers from eight to nine countries.

Performers demonstrate cultural heritage through colorful, authentic and original reproduction costumes, lively dance and traditional music. During its 35-year history, over 200 folk groups from more than 100 countries have shared their heritage and culture at the Folkmoot Festival.

We anticipate the 2021 tickets to go on sale on May 3, 2021

Hickory Ticket Outlets
Taste Full Beans 29 2nd Street NW, Hickory
United Arts Council 243 3rd Ave. NE, Hickory
Will Call  828-326-0256
Ticket Pricing
General Admission $10
Children (12 years & under) Free

For additional ticket sales or more information about FOLKMOOT please contact Ticket Chairperson Hani Nassar at

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