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John McCutcheon Live Stream Concert – February 4, 2021 – tickets available

The Athens Folk Music and Dance Society along with Aubrey  Entertainment will be hosting a live stream concert by John McCutcheon on February 4, 2021. John McCutcheon will be performing “Roots & Wings: How Traditional Music Is the Foundation of … Continue reading

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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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*** 2020 Contra dances cancelled until further notice***

Hello Dancers, Our contra dances in 2020 will be cancelled until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back to this web site for updates on when we will be to resume our dance.  With the fluid health … 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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Join us for a Valentine’s weekend dance…and swing with your sweetheart !!!

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** We have changed the time for our dance due to conform to a new ACC park policy, so please bear with us during this transition to a new time … Continue reading

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Swing in the new year with a contra dance – Join us for all the fun on Jan. 18 !!!

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** January 18, 2019 Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling Orientation session from 6:15 – 6:30 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for … Continue reading

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Join us for a Christmas contra dancd soiree on the dance floor!!!

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** We have changed the time for our dance due to conform to a new ACC park policy, so please bear with us during this transition to a new time … Continue reading

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