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Carolina Folkfest - Expired Event

Location Hickory Metro Convention Center
1960 13th Ave Dr SE
Hickory, NC 28602
May 18, 2018 - May 19, 2018 - CONFIRMED!

From Carolina Folkfest Website:

Join us for the best Folk Art Show this side of the Mississippi! May 18th & 19th, 2018 at the Hickory Metro Convention Center!

Carolina FolkFest is a juried show highlighting Southern Folk Art and Outsider Art. Paintings, Pottery, Carvings, Metalwork, Jewelry & more with a mix of hand selected, juried craft booths.

You are invited to join more than one hundred folk artists who paint, pot, carve, sew, and recycle "junk" into fantastic creations. Many of these people are truly national treasures, whose works tell important stories! Many are untrained, making work from their hearts resonating with color, form, fun and creativity. This is the perfect opportunity to add to your collectionor begin a wonderful journey into the amazing world of folk art.

Now accepting artist applications. Visit for information and application.

Friday, May 18th 10am-6pm
Saturday, May 19th 10am-6pm
Event Website
Show hoursFri-Sat 10-6
Public Admission Price$6 Each, Senior $5, Children 12 and Under Free
Art/Craft Space
varies, see application
Application URL:

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