Free concerts are held most Friday nights and feature some of the finest regional and national acts performing old-time, bluegrass, folk, gospel and Celtic music. We also offer occasional non-Friday concerts of various, entertaining types, so be sure to check this section often for our upcoming schedule.
Join us the first Saturday of each November for an entertaining auction benefiting our class programming. In silent and live auctions, you'll find special treasures to take home while supporting a worthy cause.
Originally published in 1866, William Walker's Christian Harmony is the oldest seven shape collection to have remained in continuous use, primarily in Western North Carolina and North Georgia. The Folk School's annual singing draws more than 70 singers from four states.
Celebrate the rich heritage of the Appalachians at our 45th annual Fall Festival, featuring the craft of over 240 craftspeople, continuous live music and dance on two stages, craft demonstrations, food, kid's activities and much more.