The Augusta Festival scheduled for July 24th!

The Augusta Festival scheduled for July 24th!

MADWV member Augusta Heritage Center is holding its annual “Augusta Festival” in Elkins City Park in Elkins, WV on July 24, 2021.

Enjoy ongoing Appalachian craft demonstrations and join in a gospel sing or jam (classic country, bluegrass, and old-time). The Festival will be open from 10am – 5pm, donations accepted at the event.

The Augusta Heritage Center of Davis & Elkins College is known nationally and internationally for its activities relating to traditional music, folklife and folk arts of many regions and cultures. A Center of Excellence, AHC offers ten week-long programs featuring instruction in many traditions of music, dance, craft, and folklore. Concerts, dances, a festival, and other heritage arts events are also part of the Augusta experience.

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