THE INFORMATION BELOW IS FOR 2015. WE WILL POST 2016 ALUMNI INFORMATION IN THE SPRING.
Catch up with other Ferrum alumni at the Folklife Festival. Two special packages are available directly through the Alumni Office. Reservations should be made no later than October 14, 2015.
- Package #1 – Cost for the day: $12 for adults and $7 for Youth/Seniors; includes admission to the Festival, reserved alumni parking, as well as refreshments throughout the day at the Alumni Welcome Center.
- Package #2 – Cost for the day: $18 for adults and $13 for Youth/Seniors; includes the country breakfast, admission to the Festival, reserved alumni parking, as well as refreshments throughout the day at the Alumni Welcome Center.
New this year: We are offering online registration HERE. Or contact the Ferrum College Alumni Office toll-free at 877-337-7861 (press menu option 2) or by fax at 540-365-4203. The October 14th registration deadline is firm so that tickets and passes can be mailed to you in time.
Schedule of Events:
- 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Country Breakfast (Franklin Dining Hall)
- 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Blue Ridge Folklife Festival
- 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Alumni Welcome Center (In the Tent Next to the Information Kiosk Below Adams Lake)
The footprint for the Festival is about the same as last year. Food vendors and music venues will stretch from the crafts area in the Ferrum YMCA (formerly the Fitness Center), down Wiley Drive, and across Route 40 to the Farm Museum. Our Alumni Welcome Center will be located in the tent below Adams Lake (next to the Information Kiosk). Parking for registered alumni will be in the Grousebeck Hall Lot.
We look forward to seeing you!