2020 Folk Festival

July 20 – July 25

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 20th, 2020
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 22nd, 2020 
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 24-25, 2020 
King Fine Arts Center
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door prior to the performance.

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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