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Friday, July 17, 2009

This Weekend in Franklin, NC
6th Annual Franklin Folk Festival

I went to this festival last year and had a wonderful time and plan on attending again this year.

Visit the Festival Website to find out what is on tap for this year.

Here are a few highlights from the festival website...

See over 50 Live Demonstrations from Artists to Moonshinin'

Here's a just a sampling of activities:
Antique Car Show
Children's Heritage Games & Crafts
Civil War Camp/Display/Video
Corn Shucking Contest following Parade
Early Farm Display & Animals
Franklin Tailgate Farmer's Market
Front Porch Videoing of Oral Histories
Gem Mining
Heritage Contests/Competitions
Heritage Foods
Historical Downtown Parade @ 11 a.m.
honoring older residents
Live Entertainment (ALL DAY)
Local Author's at Books Unlimited
Make-it & Take-it Quilt Squares
One-Room School
Shape Note Singing Workshop
Sounds of the Native American Flute
Various Activities at the downtown museums
1910 Woodcraft Games

Plus Much More!!!