john-mccAFMDS 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 7:30.

Advance tickets are $18 (plus $2 service charge) and are available from

For more details, please email Tommy at



Raise The Folk!

Please join us for an evening of folk music supporting the Athens Folk Music and Dance Society. Funds raised will be used to promote traditional and contemporary folk music, dance and art in northeast Georgia.

Claire Campbell • Caroline Aiken
Art Rosenbaum, Russ and Phil Tanner
Robb Holmes, MC

Thursday, January 28, 2016
7:30 – 10pm (doors open at 7pm)
State Botanical Garden of Georgia Day Chapel
Light Refreshments • Silent Auction
Tickets: $15
Advance Tickets Available via EventBrite

More info:


afmds_logoThe Athens Folk Music and Dance Society has been holding concert events since its inception. Some of the acts we have sponsored include:

Old Time multi instrumentalist John McCutcheon, Bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley, Cajun fiddler Dewey Balfa and accordion player Tracey Schwarz, Delta Blues player John Hammond, Ralph Blizzard and the New Southern Ramblers, John Cohen, Mike Seeger, Pentangle, The Cumberland Music Tour (Virgil, Willard and Hershel Anderson, Clyde Davenport, Clyde and Ralph Troxell, Johnny Ray Hicks, and Bobby Fulcher), Eddie Adcock and Talk of the Town, Norman Blake and the Rising Fawn String Ensemble…

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