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Christmas Hoot and Caroling Singalong

Monday Dec 12, 2016 at Little Kings Shuffle Club, Athens IT’S A TRADITION!! ‘Tis the season when we gather and lift our voices together!! Christmas is the one time of year where all people of all walks of life (and … Continue reading

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AFMDS Winter Concert featuring John McCutcheon

Internationally acclaimed folk singer and multi-instrumentalist, John McCutcheon, will be returning to Athens on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 for an intimate concert at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia Day Chapel.  Doors open at 7:00 and the show starts at … Continue reading

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Join us for pre-Thanksgiving contra dance in November!

Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling Join us for our next contra dance on… November 19 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for … Continue reading

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Join us for a post-folk fest frolic at our October AFMDS contra dance!

Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on October 15 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers. Dance: 8:00 – … Continue reading

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North Georgia Folk Festival – This Saturday! October 8, 2016

This coming Saturday, October 8, is the day of the 32nd Annual North Georgia Folk Festival.  The festival runs from 11:00 until 9:00 at Sandy Creek Park, 400 Bob Holman Rd in Athens, and features a full day of outstanding … Continue reading

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Join us at the North Georgia Folk Festival, Oct. 8, 2016, Sandy Creek Park

Save The Date! 32nd Annual North Georgia Folk Festival October 8, 2016 Sandy Creek Park, 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, Georgia The 32nd annual North Georgia Folk Festival will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016, at Sandy Creek Park … Continue reading

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Join us for our Sept 16 Contra dance & remember North GA Folk Fest Oct 8 – Sandy Creek Park

Join us for our next contra dance on… Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on September 17 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– … Continue reading

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Join us for the Folk Festival Preview Hoot – Mon. Sept 12 early show 7-9 PM

North Georgia Folk Festival Preview Hoot Monday Sept 12 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM Place: The Foundry Hog-eyed Man Cortez Garza Borderhop Trio Host Susan Staley opens the show North Georgia Folk Festival October 8, 2016    Sandy Creek Park … Continue reading

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Join us for our September dance…Remember: the Folk Fest is coming up on Oct 8

Join us for our next contra dance on… Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on September 17 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– … Continue reading

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North Georgia Folk Festival

We have a poster!  Thanks to Art Rosenbaum for the beautiful drawing and to Andrew Lentini for the graphics! NGFF_16_Poster_Jason Cade

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