The North Carolina Folk Festival features performances and demonstrations by the finest musicians, dancers, and craftspeople – with performing groups on multiple stages including a dance pavilion dedicated to non-stop participatory dancing, and a family stage with performances appealing to both the young and young-at-heart. A mix of open air and tented sites will provide a variety of performance venues ranging from intimate stages to amphitheater size. In addition to the performance stages, the Festival also hosts a Family Activities Area, the North Carolina Arts Marketplace, and the Festival Food Courts
IT'S ALL HAPPENING at the May 12th Bazaar from 6-10 p.m. at the 140 West Franklin Street Plaza, our first evening Bazaar in Chapel Hill! Shop handmade crafts and creations from our 20+ talented local makers and awesome eats and drinks from Merry Franksters, Baozi, Boro Beverage,Carrboro Coffee Roasters, and the surrounding Chapel Hill eateries, all while you enjoy the vinyl sounds of Selector B Steady. The Bazaar is family-friendly and free!
Locally Made Market has all of your spring shopping needs covered! We are hosting over 35 of the most talented local artisans at the stunning The Mayton Inn (19 of which are making their Locally Made Market debut)! The 1st 50 shoppers receive a special gift at the start of the market, with additional local giveaways at the end of the eventt; make sure to check in with a LMM host details. After shopping, grab a bite to eat and a drink from the Verandah Restaurant/Highball Bar.See you there!
Are you interested in the identity and story behind the things you own or give as gifts, support your local maker by shopping at the Spring Patchwork Market. Small batch and one-of-a-kind goods meticulously crafted or found with thoughtfulness and care are available for purchase. Varying price points creates accessibility for all. The Patchwork Market aims to create an inspiring experience for both the merchant and the shopper! Join us April 15th from 12-5PM at the Durham Armory for the Spring Patchwork Market!