The 2016 Blue Ridge Folklife Festival . . .

A Real Roots Celebration!
Saturday, October 22

50+ Old-Time Crafts ♦ 4 Music & Storytelling Stages
20+ Blue Ridge Country Foods ♦ Sheep Herding
Horse Pulling Contests ♦ Horse & Mule Log Skidding Contests
Virginia State Championship Mule Jumping Contest
Coon Dog Treeing & Water Race Contests ♦ Hit-&-Miss Engines
100’s of Vintage & Custom Cars ♦ Slingshot Masters
Heirloom Apples & Vegetables ♦ Moonshine Still ♦ Moonshiners Tale Swap
Gas & Steam Tractors ♦ Wheat Threshing, Baling & Rock Crushing Demos
Kid’s Folk Games ♦ 1800 Living History Farm Museum

Special Music Workshops

The Legendary Singing Master L. V. Jones

Blue Ridge Guitar Styles

“Keeping It in the Family:  Old-Time Family Music and Traditions”

  A Full Day of Family Entertainment for 43 Years!

TICKETS:  $10 for adults; $5 for children (5 to 15); $5 for senior citizens (60 and older).  Tickets are sold at the gates on the day of the event.  Advance tickets can be purchased with a credit card by phone (540.365.4412), with a check by mail (Blue Ridge Folklife Festival, P. O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088), or at the Blue Ridge Institute & Museum.

FERRUM ALUMNI:  Special festival ticket/parking packages are available through the Alumni Office.  Get details and order tickets HERE, or contact the Alumni Office at 540-365-4216 / 1-877-FERRUM1 / .

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