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Folkmoot USA Opening Weekend

July 22-24

Folkmoot USA, North Carolina's Official International Festival, is a celebration of the world's cultural heritage through folk music and dance. Experience Lake Junaluska during the opening weekend festivities! Our packages make getting away to Folkmoot easy and affordable. Sunday's performance in Stuart Auditorium highlights 10 performances with more than 200 international dancers and musicians.

Package rate varies based on facility and room type. Taxes applicable. Meals and tickets to the Biltmore Estate can be added to the package at reduced rates

  • Lambuth Inn package rate $188 for two people
  • Terrace lakefront package rate $268 for two people
  • Terrace northside package rate $248 for two people

Book Today! 800-222-4930

Folkmoot USA Closing Weekend

July 30 - August 1

Folkmoot USA, North Carolina's Official International Festival, is a celebration of the world's cultural heritage through folk music and dance. Experience Lake Junaluska during the closing weekend of the festivities! Our packages make getting away to Folkmoot easy and affordable. Enjoy the Candlelight Closing Celebration on Sunday in Stuart Auditorium. 

Package rate varies based on facility and room type. Taxes applicable. Meals and tickets to the Biltmore Estate can be added to the package at reduced rates.

Lambuth Inn package rate $188 for two people
Terrace lakefront package rate $268 for two people
Terrace northside package rate $248 for two people

Book Today: 800-222-4930 

 Schedule of Events

Folkmoot USA Opening Weekend

July 22-24

Friday, July 22

Dinner on your own. 
7:30 p.m.: Grand Opening at Stuart Auditorium featuring all groups (private meet & greet available)

Saturday, July 23

10 a.m.: Parade on Main Street (free event; not included in package)

1-5 p.m.: Many Cultures Kids Carnival at Folkmoot, featuring family games and activities, food trucks and dance lessons at no cost. Performances on the hour at low family friendly rates in Folkmoot's auditorium (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmoot.org)

7 p.m.: Haywood Community College Performance featuring all groups. (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmoot.org)

Sunday, July 24

First United Methodist Church, Waynesville- 5 GROUPS
12 p.m. Luncheon with performers (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmoot.org)

1 p.m. Conversational Forum with Performers (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmoot.org)

2 p.m. Performance in the Sanctuary (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmootusa.org)

Friday lodging may be purchased if available. Saturday and Sunday Folkmoot activities may be purchased online through Folkmoot at folkmootusa.org. The Lake Junaluska Folkmoot package includes two reserved tickets to Friday’s performance in Stuart Auditorium, admission to other events not included.

Folkmoot USA Closing Weekend

July 30 - August 1

Friday, July 29 (optional add-on)

7 p.m.: Performance at the Diana Wortham Theater in Asheville, featuring all groups (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmoot.org)

Saturday, July 30

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.: International Festival Day on Main Street of Downtown Waynesville featuring more than 60 juried arts & craft vendors, food trucks, free performances by all groups, free dance lessons and kids crafts (free event; not included in package)

9 p.m.: Dance Party at the Orange Peel in Asheville (not included in package, tickets may be purchased at folkmoot.org)

Sunday, July 31

7 pm: Candlelight closing at Stuart Auditorium featuring all groups. (Private meet & greet available)

Friday lodging may be purchased if available. Friday and Saturday Folkmoot activities may be purchased online through Folkmoot at folkmoot.org. The Lake Junaluska Folkmoot package includes 2 reserved tickets to Sunday’s performance in Stuart Auditorium.