2024 Folk Festival

July 22 – July 27

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.
July 22nd, 2024
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.
July 24th, 2024
9:00am – 2:30pm (lunch break from 12:00-1:00)
Burley High School, King Fine Arts Center

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.
July  26-27, 2024
King Fine Arts Center
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Show starts at 7:00 pm. Purchase tickets online or at the door.

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How to Participate

Team Guide


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


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.



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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