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ALASKANSAVVY FRONT PAGE ANCHORAGE FOLK FESTIVAL
20th ANNUAL ANCHORAGE FOLK FESTIVAL
Dates: Fri.-Sun. January 15 - 25, 2009
Where: Anchorage, Alaska Wendy Williamson Auditorium, UAA MAP
Time: See Schedule
Cost: Free-- You are encouraged to join to support this great organization.
For More Info: http://www.anchoragefolkfestival.org/
Each January, the Anchorage Folk Festival features performances by more than 120 acts from throughout Alaska and around the world. Singers, dancers, storytellers, and a variety of groups perform traditional and original material in styles ranging from folk to Celtic, bluegrass, jazz, klezmer and more. Guest artists from outside bring outstanding performances, workshops, and dances. The concerts and workshops are open to the public and are FREE.
The festival raises money through memberships and fund raisers such as dances and their annual Novemberfest event.
Anchorage Folk Festival, Inc. is a non-profit, member-supported volunteer organization supporting folk arts in the community.