Join Us at the Inaugural Charlotte Folk Festival!

Get ready for a day filled with toe-tapping tunes, delicious food, and vibrant culture at the first-ever Charlotte Folk Festival, happening on April 20th, 2024, at St. Martin Episcopal Church in Charlotte. From 2 pm to 9 pm, immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of folk music and traditions. Tickets only $10 and children 16 and under are FREE!

  • What: 1st Annual Charlote Folk Festival
  • When: Saturday April 20, 2024
  • Time: 2pm-9pm
  • Where: St. Martin Episcopal Church

Support the Charlotte Folk Society:

By attending the Charlotte Folk Festival, you’re not only enjoying a day of entertainment but also supporting the Charlotte Folk Society in their mission to celebrate and preserve folk traditions.

Don’t miss out on this exciting inaugural event! Mark your calendars and be part of a memorable day filled with music, dance, and community spirit at the Charlotte Folk Festival. See you there!

What to expect:

Live Music on TWO stages:

Experience the magic of live performances as talented musicians take the stage to showcase a diverse range of folk music genres. From bluegrass to old-time and Celtic tunes, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Jam Tents:

Grab your instrument and join in the fun at our jam tents! Whether you’re a seasoned musician or just starting out, these lively sessions are perfect for connecting with fellow music enthusiasts and sharing your passion.

Song Circle:

Gather ’round for a cozy song circle, where musicians and singers come together to share songs, stories, and camaraderie. It’s the perfect opportunity to participate or simply sit back and soak in the community spirit.

Food Trucks and Beer:

Indulge in a variety of delicious eats from local food trucks, and wash it down with a refreshing beverage from our beer selection. Savor the flavors of Charlotte while enjoying the festivities.

Vendors and Workshops:

Browse through an array of vendors offering unique crafts, arts, and more. Plus, don’t miss out on workshops and demonstrations highlighting traditional dances like clogging and other folk traditions.


Bring Your Chair and Instrument:

Make yourself comfortable by bringing along a chair, and don’t forget to bring your instrument to join in the music-making fun!