Philadelphia Performing Arts

Philadelphia Folk Festival

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Published 02/01/2016

Fodor's Review

First held in 1961, the oldest continuously running folk festival in the country takes place each year in late August. Arlo Guthrie, Levon Helm, Trombone Shorty, Doc Watson, Taj Mahal, Joan Baez, and Judy Collins are just a few of the artists who have performed here.

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Old Pool Farm, near Schwenksville, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19473, USA


215-247–1300; 800-556–3655

Published 02/01/2016


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