The Old Fiddlers' Club of Rhode Island (ofcri): www.ofcri.webs.com
The oldest fiddle club in the US., started in 1929.
Quiet Corner Fiddlers, Northeast, CT: www.qcf.webs.com.
36th Annual Humboldt Folklife Festival, Blue Lake, Arcata, California, July 12-19, 2014. Jazz, old time, and more. Events include dances, concerts, workshops... Info: www.humboldtfolklife.org
44th Lorient Interceltic Festival, Lorient, France, August 1-10, 2014. The 2014 edition celebrates Ireland—the birthplace of Celtic tradition—and provides an opportunity to discover the diversity and wealth of Gaelic culture with its music, dance, literature and visual arts. Info: www.festival-interceltique.com
Tennessee Fall Homecoming, October 10-12, 2014.
One of the nation’s largest, most authentic music and folk festivals, the 35th
anniversary of Homecoming will feature local, regional and nationally acclaimed musicians, performing all day, every day, on five scenic stages; filling the air with bluegrass, old-time, Southern Gospel and Americana music. Guests will also enjoy authentic Appalachian artisans and demonstrators, and traditional Southern foods. Student Heritage Day, designed around the Homecoming but with additional educational components for today’s youth, will be featured October 9th
. A non-profit organization, the Museum’s mission is to preserve Appalachian artifacts and instill in the community—regionally, nationally, and internationally—a greater knowledge of, and appreciation for, the Appalachian heritage. The Museum is located 16 miles north of Knoxville, one mile east of I-75, Exit 122. For additional information, call 865-494-7680 or visit the website, www.museumofappalachia.org