Media Assets

Printable Media Assets

80th National Folk Festival and Salisbury are Together Again! (media release 4/21/21)

80th National Folk Festival One Sheet

Brief History of the National Folk Festival

79th National Folk Festival Fact Sheet

Media Contact List

General festival information including history, organization, planning, budget, music, and program information.
Lora Bottinelli, Executive Director, NCTA   301-565-0654
Blaine Waide, Associate Director, NCTA  301-565-0654
Caroline O’Hare, Local Manager   410-677-1917 /

Sponsorship of the National Folk Festival
Caroline O’Hare, Local Manager  410-677-1917 /

Music, performers, program line-up, music genres, history of the festival, background on the National Council for the Traditional Arts, traditional music and arts in America.
Lora Bottinelli, Executive Director 301-565-0654
Blaine Waide, Associate Director  301-565-0654

National Council for the Traditional Arts
8757 Georgia Ave, Suite 450
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

Material Culture (Crafts, demonstrations, and displays)
Josh Kohn, Folklife Area Coordinator   202-491-4944

Volunteer, site logistics and layout, or food vendors
Caroline O’Hare, Local Manager   410-677-1917 /

Visitor Information
Laura Soper, City of Salisbury   410-677-1916


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