October 8th, 2021 -
October 10th, 2021

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Richmond Folk Festival

October 8-10

The Richmond Folk Festival will return this fall, live and in person, to celebrate its 17th anniversary the weekend of October 8-10, 2021. The festival has become one of Virginia’s largest, drawing fans each year to downtown Richmond’s riverfront to celebrate the roots, richness and variety of American culture through music, dance, traditional crafts, storytelling and food.

The free, three-day event is presented by Venture Richmond Events, in partnership with the National Council for the Traditional Arts (NCTA), the Center for Cultural Vibrancy, and the City of Richmond.

Featuring five stages and showcasing music and dance from more than 30 artists from around the nation and the world, the Richmond Folk Festival has announced its full schedule line up.

Festival Hours

  • Friday, October 8: 6:30pm - 10:00pm
  • Saturday, October 9: 1:00pm - 9:30pm
  • Sunday, October 10: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Official Richmond Folk Festival website for more information!

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