The 2016 Blue Ridge Folklife Festival . . .

Coming Saturday, October 22nd!

Mark your calendar now and check this site in late spring for the early details.

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Blue Ridge Traditions at Their Finest

Moonshine Still--BRFF 2015--22315018169_f5ca0a4692_o WEBThe 2015 Blue Ridge Folklife Festival was a crowd pleaser!  You can see dozens of pictures HERE. 

Make plans for next year now–Saturday, October 22 (always the 4th Saturday).   We’ll start updating the website with 2016 information this spring.

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An Unmatched Celebration of Blue Ridge Living Heritage

IMG_22974 Music & Storytelling Stages
“A Life of Sorrow: The Life & Times of Carter Stanley”
50+ Old-Time Crafts ♦ 20+ Country Foods ♦ Sheep Herding
Horse Pulling Contests ♦ Horse Team Log Skidding Contests
Mule Jumping Contests ♦ Amazing Grace – “The Movie Star Mule”
Coon Dog Treeing & Water Race Contests ♦ Hit-&-Miss Engines
100’s of Vintage & Custom Cars ♦ Moonshiners Tale Swap ♦ Slingshot Masters Heirloom Apples & Vegetables ♦ Moonshine Still & ♦ Gas & Steam Tractors
Wheat Threshing, Baling & Rock Crushing Demos
Kid’s Folk Games♦ 1800 Living History Farm Museum & Much More

Tickets:  $10 for adults; $5 for children (5 to 15); $5 for senior citizens (60 and older).  BRFF 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) or with a check by mail (Blue Ridge Folklife Festival, P. O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088).  Tickets will be mailed to your address.

ALUMNI:  Special festival ticket + parking packages are available through the Alumni Office.  Get the details HERE, 540-365-4216, 1-877-FERRUM1, or .

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