Folkmoot is grateful for our community!

Folkmoot is grateful for our community!

Happy Thanksgiving to all! It’s the time of year when we gather to express our gratitude for all we have and above all, Folkmoot is grateful for our community! Folkmoot would not exist, of course, without the countless hours contributed by nearly countless volunteers and all of them were honored in August with a special … Read more

Folkmoot is launching the “Say Hello” campaign

Multi Cultural Carnival - Wish List

To teach children about international cultures Folkmoot is launching the “Say Hello” campaign for the 2015 Festival. The campaign, leading up to – and during – Folkmoot 2015, July 16-26, will be fun, educational, interactive and engaging. Say, “Hello!” “Bonjour!” “Buenos Dias!” “Tere!” “হ্যালো (Hyālō)!” “Halo!” “ᎣᏏᏲ (Osiyo)!“…& “Hey y’all!“ As a kid, a lot of … Read more

Get inside Folkmoot as a volunteer or guide!

Town of Waynesville to Folkmoot: $35,000

It’s the best seat in the house when you get inside Folkmoot as a volunteer or guide! We’re accepting applications now for Folkmoot USA Festival 2015 as volunteers and guides and if you’ve ever wanted to see the inner-Folkmoot: behind the scenes, backstage, traveling with the dance troupes, intense cultural education – this is the … Read more

Folkmoot Festival 2015 Schedule of Events!

Folkmoot Festival 2015

The Folkmoot Festival 2015 Schedule of Events has been announced and tickets are on sale online, by phone (1.877.FOLK.USA) and at the Folkmoot box office! From the pageantry, color and community celebration of the opening weekend to the drama and unparalleled beauty of the candlelight closing, Folkmoot Festival 2015 promises to hold all the excitement … Read more

May Day @ Folkmoot a big success!

May Day @ Folkmoot

The inaugural May Day @ Folkmoot was very successful – on many levels – all due to the volunteers, participating businesses and organizations, and the community which turned out in great numbers! Thanks to everyone! “Thanks to the community who supported Folkmoot in our Friends of Folkmoot event, May Day Celebration and Spring Cleaning Sale!,” … Read more

Tickets On Sale Now for Folkmoot USA 2015!

Folkmoot USA dancers

Tickets On Sale Now for Folkmoot USA 2015! Tickets went on sale May 1 for all events of Folkmoot USA 2015! You can purchase them online or come on out to May Day @ Folkmoot on Saturday, May 2, and the ticket office will be open! Dance troupes from such diverse nations as Indonesia, Ecuador, the … 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