Since 1948. Join us for the longest running Folk Festival in one location in the United States. All your favorites will be back, including the Queen's Contest, Barefoot Ball, Singer/Songwriter Contest, free music in Basin Spring Park, awesome arts and crafts, the Folk Festival Parade, and of course, great folk music and dance! Spend your leisurely time shopping our unique shops, galleries and antique stores, plus a street fair including artisans, craftsman, music, food and movies. Concerts held at City Auditorium and Movies held at Basin Park Hotel Ballroom.