Welcome to the Charlotte Folk Society

We are dedicated to promoting the ongoing enjoyment and preservation of traditional and contemporary folk music, dance, crafts, and lore in the Carolinas Piedmont since 1982.


When you join the Charlotte Folk Society, you become part of a rich and vibrant folk tradition that spans continents and centuries and lives on in the musicians that perform on our stage every month. Join or Renew

Make A Donation

When people sing together, community is created.  – Peter Yarrow (Peter, Paul and Mary)

In addition to your annual membership, please consider making an additional gift of either $100.00+ to become a Sponsor or $300+ to become a Patron.

Donate to CFS

Play Music with Others

Every weekend, jam groups in a variety of genres from bluegrass to Old-Time to Celtic gather together to participate in a vibrant and living tradition of song. Beginners and experienced players alike can find their place in the circle.

Find a Jam

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The Charlotte Folk Society is supported, in part, by the Infusion Fund and its generous donors.

Infusion Fund


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