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The Richmond Folk Festival 2021: October 8-10

Richmond Folk Festival
Photos: Dave Parrish Photography / Richmond Folk Festival

The Richmond Folk Festival returns to an in-person event as it celebrates its 17th anniversary October 8-10, 2021, inviting fans to downtown Richmond’s riverfront to celebrate the roots, richness, and variety of American culture through music, dance, traditional crafts, storytelling, and food.

The Richmond Folk Festival features performing groups representing a diverse array of cultural traditions on seven stages. Read about Health & Safety at the Richmond Folk Festival.


Stream on VPM Music or tune in on 107.3 FM and 93.1 FM:
• Friday, October 8 from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
• Saturday, October 9 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
• Sunday, October 10 from 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Schedule of Performers

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Folk Festival stage
Photo: Dave Parrish Photography / Richmond Folk Festival


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