Today: International Fest & International Art Festival!

International Fest & International Art Festival!

Downtown Waynesville will be alive today with the sights, the colors, the music & sound, the dancing and the art of Folkmoot International Fest & International Art Festival! Beginning at 10 a.m. and running through 5 p.m. on Main Street in Waynesville, the International Fest is held in conjunction with the Haywood County Arts CouncilĀ and … Read more

Now Hiring: Official Guides for Folkmoot 2015!

Folkmoot USA dancers

It may be the ultimate way to fully experience all that is Folkmoot – to serve as an official guide for the visiting dance troupes! Folkmoot is now hiring: official guides for the Folkmoot USA 2015! It’s a paid position for the two weeks of the festival – July 16-26. Guides act as liaisons and … Read more

Karen Babcock dancing on to new worlds!

Folkmoot USA dancers

Having served as Executive Director of Folkmoot USA for six years, Karen Babcock is leaving on February 27 to become General Manager of Biltmore Industries. The Folkmoot Board of Directors has secured Angeline Schwab as the interim Executive Director and will consider formally appointing Schwab as the Executive Director at its March meeting. Schwab has … Read more