Augusta Festival

Augusta Festival

brooms booth at Augusta Festival

Augusta Festival

August 8-10, 2014

The Augusta Festival is the final weekend that caps off the summer session. It’s a wonderful celebration of traditional dance, craft, and music that is attended by thousands.

Augusta Festival Dance

The Augusta Festival festivities kick off Friday night, August 8 at 8:00pm, with Contras and Squares in the Augusta open-air pavilion.

Augusta Festival In The Park

On Saturday, August 9, from 10 am to 6 pm, join us for the Augusta Festival In The Park. Family-style festivities take place all day under tents in tree-shaded Elkins City Park and in the buildings adjoining the park. A juried Craft Fair will have many of Appalachia’s finest artisans selling their unique creations. There is fun and entertainment for the entire family.

Festival Concert

Saturday evening at 6:00 pm (doors open at 5:30 pm) in Harper-McNeeley Auditorium in Myles Center for the Arts.

Ticket Prices:   TBA.

After-Concert Festival Dance

Saturday evening, immediately following in the Pavilion are Contras & Squares. If you attend the concert, the dance is free. General admission $TBA.

Festival Gospel Sing

Sunday, August 10, 10:30 am in Robbins Chapel. Please join us in song.