If you live in an apartment in West Columbia, SC and are looking for something different to do, we have something fun for you on Saturday, August 23 from 10:00am to 4:00pm; FolkFabulous.
To celebrate the opening of McKissick Museum's new exhibition Traditions, Change, and Celebration: Native Artists of the Southeast, the Museum will host its second FOLKFabulous celebration. A day filled with festivities, the event will include live music, food, and demonstrations.
FOLKFabulous 2014 schedule:
10:00 - 10:30 - Festival Introduction/Cherokee Storytelling with Freeman Owle, outdoor stage
10:35 - 10:55 - Gallery Talk on Traditions, Change, and Celebration, 2nd floor gallery
11:00 - 11:30 - Edisto River Singers / ECSIUT - Cultural Arts Ensemble (drumming and dancing), outdoor stage
11:35 - 11:55 - Conversation with Ralph Oxendine, Cheraw Indians and Lynette Allston, Nottoway Indians of Virginia, 2nd floor gallery
12:00 - 12:30 - Interview with Choctaw bead artist Roger Amerman, outdoor stage
12:30 - 12:50 - Cherokee Storytelling with Freeman Owle, outdoor stage
12:55 - 1:55 - Conversation with Lisa Collins (Wassamasaw of Varnertown Indians) and Peggy Scott, (Santee Indians), 2nd floor gallery
1:20 - 2:00 – Tuscarora Indian music with the Deer Clan Singers, outdoor stage
2:05 - 2:25 - Gallery Talk on Traditions, Change, and Celebration, 2nd floor gallery
2:30 - 3:10 - Cherokee Gospel Music with the Welch Family Singers, outdoor stage
3:30 - 4:00 - Edisto River Singers / ECSIUT - Cultural Arts Ensemble (drumming and dancing) / Closing of Festival, outdoor stage