Join us at these folklife festivals and events all around the Commonwealth!
12:00-5:00pm Free and open to the public Join Virginia’s folk masters and their apprentices this spring for a celebration of traditional music, food, and crafts at James Monroe’s Highland, just… Read More»
Showtime: 8:00pm Tickets: Free and open to the public The Virginia Folklife Program at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and Court Square Theater present a concert with virtuoso oud… Read More»
This bluegrass and old-time music festival honors banjo-playing prodigy and rising star of traditional music, Houston Caldwell, who sadly passed away at age eighteen in 2010. Houston was featured on… Read More»
The 77th annual National Folk Festival returns to Greensboro this September. A large-scale, three-day outdoor event presented FREE to the public, the National Folk Festival celebrates the roots, richness, and… Read More»
Celebrating its thirteenth year, the Richmond Folk Festival has become the largest folk festival on the East Coast. Each year, the Virginia Folklife Program produces the much loved Virginia Folklife… Read More»