GENERAL GUIDED TOURS - CLASSES ON MUSIC
NON STOP MUSIC
ARTISANS IN SELECT CABINS
5 PM Open
Coffee House Concert
SATURDAY 9 AM
30 - 3 PM Open
The dulcimer weekend
features hands-on music workshops during the day for all levels of players.
The workshops will be primarily on mountain dulcimer and hammered dulcimer
with additional workshops on other folk instruments. Our workshop
leaders/performers are experienced musicians from Ohio, West Virginia and
General guided tours will occur daily up till concert
time. In addition to the musicians, visitors will see various artisans
through out the weekend. Scheduled are live demonstrations of blacksmithing,
basket making, tinsmithing, fiddle making and more!
There will be concerts on Friday and Saturday evening. The Friday concert
will features a more informal approach of listening to great music at a
coffee house. It features various work shop leaders.The Saturday evening
concert will feature Wendy Songe, an award-winning singer, songwriter,
multi-instrumentalist, poet, performer, teacher & nationally touring
musician, is our feature entertainer. Wendy is a musical menagerie you will
not want to miss! The concerts are included in the general admission.
New for 2017 is the addition of onsite food service
throughout the day on Saturday!
Vendors will be available
throughout the weekend to sell dulcimers and supplies The Fort New Salem
Visitor Center & Gift Shop will also be open.
General Admission & Evening Concert $7 per day*
Evening Concerts $7 per day*
10 and under admitted free with paying adult
Workshop fees vary. Click to download the
tentative workshop schedule and
Festival Pass includes general admission to all days and each concert
For more information, call 304-695-2220.
This event is
sponsored by the Fort New Salem Foundation; Martin Ventures, LLC / EastGate Used Cars, LLC,
Salem International University, West Virginia
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