Ninth Annual Champaign Urbana Folk and Roots Festival

Thursday, November 2, 2017 to Saturday, November 4, 2017
Downtown Urbana IL

The CU Folk and Roots Festival brings together national, regional, and local artists for over 80 high-quality folk performances and participatory activities in and around downtown Urbana IL. The festival includes performances, dances, instructional sessions, jams, song circles, family activities, story telling, and much more. The festival has a particular interest in evolving and unique forms of folk music and art, especially forms that break down barriers between audience and performers, while also providing the occasion to preserve local histories and traditions. The festival starts on Thursday night at Krannert Center, then moves to downtown Urbana on Friday and Saturday. Find all the information you need at http://www.folkandroots.org

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