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15th Annual Franklin Area Folk Festival

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

FREE

The 15th Annual Franklin Area Folk Festival, “A Celebration of Appalachian Heritage” will be
held at Cowee School Arts & Heritage Center.

Nestled in Cowee West’s Mill Historic District at 51 Cowee School Drive in Franklin, NC, the
Center is a unique showcase for demonstrating the everyday skills, crafts and music of our
ancestors. 

Celebrating all things Appalachian, this family-friendly festival features live heritage demonstrations, Appalachian crafts, SEBA (SouthEastern Bluegrass Association) jammin’ sessions that feature old-time mountain music and bluegrass, Civil War Reenactors/Camp, kids’ activities, food, textiles & more! Artisans inside Cowee School Arts &
Heritage Center will exhibit Macon County’s rich heritage by teaching us about pottery, textiles, painting, and local history. 

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Date:
August 17
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
https://www.coweeschool.org/folk-festival

Organizer

Cowee School Arts & Heritage Center
Phone:
828-369-4080
Email:
info@coweeschool.org
Website:
https://www.coweeschool.org

Venue

Cowee School Arts & Heritage Center
51 Cowee School Drive
Franklin, NC 28734 United States
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Website:
http://www.coweeschool.org/

We welcome submission of Western North Carolina events focused on our heritage themes of mountain music, crafts, foodways, outdoors and Cherokee culture. Please submit two weeks in advance.

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