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Down East Folk Arts Festival

March 24, 2017 – March 26, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
Various locations in Historic Downtown New Bern
$20, $35, $50
Down East Folk Arts Society / Steve Kelly
(252) 633-6444

Plan now to attend a weekend of “Only the very best in acoustic music since 1992.” Join us for the 2017 Down East Folk Arts Festival!

Plans are in the works for a Contra Dance, a drum circle, lectures, demonstrations/crafts, art exhibits, concerts and the BEST jam sessions ever!

If you’d like, opportunities are available to sponsor an artist or activity! Please check our web site periodically for updated information!

Concerts will be held at Stanly Hall located at 305 Pollock Street.

Multiple kid friendly activities will be held at Bank of the Arts located at 317 Middle Street and in the lawn of Christ Church at 320 Pollock Street throughout the weekend, mainly in the morning and early afternoon. Please see Bank of the Arts for more information as times become available.


Admission: $20 for one concert, $35 for 2 concerts, $50 for entire weekend. Tickets will be available via PayPal by visiting or website or by calling or texting (252)646-4657. Tickets will also be available at the Bank of the Arts in Historic Downtown New Bern.

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