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North Georgia Folk Festival – Episode 2 – Tomorrow night!

Hey Folks – It’s about time for Episode 2 of the North Georgia Folk Festival – the Virtual Pandemic Edition brought to you by the Athens Folk Music and Dance Society in Athens, Georgia. Episode 2 will premiere tomorrow night, … Continue reading

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North Georgia Folk Festival – Virtual Edition – Episode 1

The 36th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival – the Virtual Pandemic Edition Episode 1 premieres on Saturday, September 26, 2020 @8:00pm EDT (GMT-4) Here is the direct link.  https://youtu.be/dK9kWtXcsQ8 Make your Donation here:  http://paypal.me/afmds Details at http://www.NorthGeorgiaFolkFestival.org

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36th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival is going Virtual!

36th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival The 36th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival is going virtual this year. After 35 years of having our annual homecoming North Georgia Folk Festival in the hills of Athens, Georgia, we couldn’t let the COVID-19 crisis … Continue reading

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Songwriter, Folksinger, Storyteller John McCutcheon returns to Athens, GA for an evening with performance at Hotel Indigo’s Rialto Room!

John McCutcheon is coming back to play in Athens on Saturday, April 4, 2020.  The show will be at the Rialto Room in the Hotel Indigo.  This is a really nice room – intimate yet big enough to hold a … Continue reading

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North Georgia Folk Festival – Save the Date 9/26/2020

The 36th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2020 at Sandy Creek Park in Athens, Georgia. As usual, we will have a full day of folk music, art and crafts as well as food … Continue reading

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Lineup Announced for the North Georgia Folk Festival

Friends – we have a lineup for the 35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival. See you there! Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Sandy Creek Park.   Music Schedule MAIN STAGE 11:00am      Rebecca Sunshine Band 12:00pm     The Moonshine 1:00pm       … Continue reading

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35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival! October 12, 2019

Save The Date!  October 12, 2019 35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival Sandy Creek Park, 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, Georgia The 35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Sandy Creek Park in … Continue reading

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North Georgia Folk Festival Update

Save the date!  September 29, 2018 The 34th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Sandy Creek Park in Athens, Georgia.  Featured performers on the main stage include The Rebecca Sunshine Band, The Moonshine, … Continue reading

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Contra Dance this Saturday, June 16!

Our Next Contra Dance will be held on June 16th, 2018 We will dance to the music of String Theory, an Athens favorite and our caller will be Janet Shepherd from Atlanta. Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, … Continue reading

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33rd Annual North Georgia Folk Festival

The 33rd Annual North Georgia Folk Festival will be held at Sandy Creek Park in Athens, Georgia on Saturday, October 7, 2017.  This long-running festival is produced by the Athens Folk Music and Dance Society and features the best in … Continue reading

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