2018 Folk Festival

July 23 – July 28

Magic Valley Folk Festival Schedule

Rupert Parade/Kickoff

Kick off our festival week at this free, interactive event!  The evening begins with a parade of teams around the Rupert Square. Read more…
July 23, 2018
7:00 pm
Rupert Square

Youth Culture Day

Join us for one of the highlights of our festival — Youth Culture Day.  This event is free to children of all ages. Read more…
July 25th, 2018 
Burley High School, King Fine Arts Center
Check-in starts at 9:30 am. Workshops start promptly at 10:00 am. 

Gala Performances

Take a trip around the world at one of our Gala Performances. At these performances, the dancers present their best dances in colorful costumes. Read more…
July 27-28, 2018
King Fine Arts Center
Pre-show starts at 6:30 with the Gala presentation at 7:00 pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door prior to the performance.


How to Participate

Team Guide

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Team members are needed to help be guides for the Magic Valley Folk Festival. Team guides are responsible for managing time and arrangements for international guests performers.

Host Family

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Host families are an important part of the guest performers experience here in the Magic Valley. As a host family you will need to provide the guests with housing, food, transportation, and friendship.

Volunteer

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There are many events happening throughout the week during the festival. Volunteers help as needed with different aspects of the events.

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