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
Blue Ridge Guitar Styles
The Music of L. V. Jones:  Virginia Gospel Composer & Singing School Master

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 the details HERE, 540-365-4216, 1-877-FERRUM1, or .

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The 2015 Blue Ridge Folklife Festival was a crowd pleaser!

Moonshine Still--BRFF 2015--22315018169_f5ca0a4692_o WEBClick HERE for pictures of the 2015 festival.

Looking for pictures of earlier Blue Ridge Folklife Festivals?  You’ll find them in Ferrum College’s Flickr albums HERE.

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