West Virginia State Folk Festival

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West Virginia State Folk Festival

Jun 16, 2011 - Jun 19, 2011

WV State Folk Festival
High Street
Glenville , WEST VIRGINIA 26351

Contact phone: (304) 462-5000
Latitude: 38.9347298
Longitude: -80.8338177

Celebrate the 60th year of the WV State Folk Festival which focuses on old time music – traditional square dancing under the stars and Appalachian arts and crafts. Oral tradition tent, old-time gospel-sing, children’s activities, quilt show, jam sessions on the streets, music concerts, workshops and banjo & fiddle contests. Stop by and visit the Country Store, which is the heart of the festival. Hours: Thursday, 2:00 p.m. till 12:00 a.m., Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. till 12:00 a.m. (Old-time music jams frequently go throughout the night in downtown Glenville. No fees for parking or admission. DIRECTIONS: From Exit 79, I-79, 15 miles west on Rt. 5 to Glenville. Activities are on and adjacent to Main St. and at Glenville State College. There is limited parking space downtown; parking is available at GSC with free van shuttle from the college to Main Street.