Smoky Mountain Folk Festival at Lake Junaluska

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 Smoky Mountain Folk Festival

The 2021 Smoky Mountain Folk Festival has been canceled


The 51st Annual Smoky Mountain Folk Festival, to be held at Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center, will offer two nights of the finest traditional music and dance of the Southern Appalachian Region. 

Smoky Mountain Folk Festival musicians play under the tent.
Children play by the lake at intermission.

The festival highlights a rich variety of the region's finest fiddlers, banjo players, string bands, ballad singers, buck dancers, and square dance teams as well as the marvelous sounds of dulcimer, harmonica, bagpipes, spoons, saws, and folk ensembles.