National Folk Festival - Salisbury, MD
09/07/2018 to 09/09/2018


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Itinerant folk festival, held this year in Salisbury. One of the country’s largest, longest-running celebrations of arts, culture, and heritage offers three days of free fun with over 350 traditional musicians, dancers, craftspeople, and more, plus children’s activities, food and craft brews, dancing, storytelling, parades and more. Since 1934, this festival has celebrated Americans, no matter how long or how recently their families have lived on these shores. Free shuttles from Wicomico Youth & Civic Center to Downtown Salisbury.



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Congratulations to Rich Smoker for being named a 2019 National Heritage Fellow!  #NFFMaryland 

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Congratulations to Rich Smoker for being named a 2019 National Heritage Fellow! #NFFMaryland

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Ballads Banjos & Stories - Sheila Kay Adams is just what her username says: the master of banjoes, ballads, and telling stories through her songwriting. Fun fact: Adams appeared in 1992 film Last of the Mohicans! Catch her entrancing set at the National Folk Festival September 6-8. #NFFMaryland
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A short segment featuring Sheila Kay Adams from our upcoming film the Beauty of Barbara Allen.

Famed nine-piece go-go ensemble Rare Essence will bring their funky and soulful sound to the National Folk Festival stage September 6-8 with special guest DJ Kool! Check out their incredible NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert below. #NFFMaryland
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Suraya Mohamed | July 19, 2017 — Dominated by drive and momentum, heavy on percussion and bass, go-go music is all about the beat. Live, "songs" can continue...

Justine Gulledge Zegna taste of DC close to home!

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Aww shucks—I grew up on Go-Go Music!

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So Watchoo Want!!!

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I grew up in PG in the 90’s... this makes me so freaking excited!

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