Folk Festival of Music & Dance
in Gays Mills Wisconsin, May 11th, 12th, & 13th,
Paul Geremia ~ Frogwater ~ Jawaahir
Admission Prices ~ Schedule of Activities ~ Press Release ~ Workshops
This year's festivities will start off with a Square Dance at the Gays Mills Community Building on Friday Night, May 11th at 7:00 with the Folk Festival's two favorite callers Tim Jenkins and Sue Hulsether. The Folk Fest String Band will be providing the tunes, and live callers will be leading the dances: Circles, Squares, Contras, Reels. All ages and all experience levels welcome.
Saturday's events will take place at the historic and beautiful Log Cabin Village and at the Community Building downtown. Parking lot Picking, Maycrown Making, Food & Drink, Kids Games, Square Dancing, Open Stage, and Workshops. The Big Top Tent will ensure the afternoon's fun, rain or shine. Help support our Folkfest by participating in our SILENT AUCTION.
Saturday's affair will continue with a 7:30 evening concert in at the community building in Gays Mills. Featured performers will be blues legend Paul Geremia, Frogwater and Jawaahir Dance Company. A Sunday Morning Gospel Sing, by the banks of the Kickapoo River, will wrap up the weekend's events.
including admission to all activities:
$20 for adults, $5 for kids or $45 for a family
Tickets for individual events:
Friday night square dance is $5 for adults and $2 for kids
Saturday afternoon workshops and events cost $5 for adults and $2 for kids
Saturday night concert is $15 for adults and $5 for kids
Sunday morning gospel sing is a free will offering