North Carolina's Official International Folklore Festival, is a 10-day celebration of the world's cultural heritage through folk music and dance. The festival is based in Waynesville, about 25 miles west of Asheville, but performances can be seen in several cities, including Asheville, Cherokee and many more.
With dozens of performances held during two weeks by hundreds of world dancers and musicians from nine countries, Folkmoot brings the world's diverse cultures together.
Friends will enjoy specialty foods and beverages while cultural performers take the stage for their first appearance at the festival.
This year festival features folk dance troupes with live music from the Bahamas, China, Colombia, Egypt, Hungary, Nepal, Romania, and local Appalachian and Cherokee dancers and musicians.
So join friends and family in getting a flavour of the festival.
Full details of the line up and timings can be found in the event website link we have provided.