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Salish Sea Folk Arts Fest – May 17-18, Orcas Island

Get Your FOLK ON! Come to the Salish Sea Folk Arts Fest on Orcas Island


Registration is OPEN! 


Saturday pass includes a full day of music, folk dancing, kids camp, and a Makers Fair. Plus add-on Fri and Sat workshops in drum making, cedar basket making, wood carving, blacksmithing, voice and music, spinning, weaving, eco-poetry writing, contra dance and more.


On Orcas Island at the historic Moran State Park, May 17-18. Come play! Learn, dance, sing, and celebrate PNW Folk Arts.


Private lodging and hostel style cabin options and meals. Small, welcoming community gathering limited to 150 participants. Excellent teachers, beautiful forest and lake location, and heritage skillsharing.


Main Fest is Saturday May 18 with a full day of workshop options on Friday and more on Saturday. 2-3 night lodging options. Kids activities on Saturday. All ages and abilities welcome.


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Co-sponsored by the San Juan Islands Makers Guild, Washington State Parks Folk and Traditional Arts, Heritage Ranch, and Orcas Wonder Camp.







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