INVITED GROUPS FOR 2016:
BOLVIA - Hughes School of Performing Arts
BULGARIA - Natiaonal School of Folk Arts "Philip Kotev"
COLOMBIA - Cacica Dulima
CZECH - Matenik and Violka
FRANCE - La Savoie
GERMANY - De Beekscheepers
KOREA - Hanbit Poogmul
MONGOLIA - Nature Melody
NETHERLANDS - Dans Groep Rolda
POLAND (Chicago) - WICI Song and Dance Company
PUERTO RICO - Guamanique de Puerto Rico
The World Folkfest will bring the color and excitement of traditional folk dance and music from around the world to Springville during the 30th annual World Folkfest from July 25th through July 30th, 2016, in Springville, Utah, USA.
Folk dancers and musicians travel from countries around the world to attend the World Folkfest, which has grown to become one of the largest festivals of folk dance and music in the United States.
The World Folkfest annually features approximately 250 performers dressed in the brilliantly colored costumes of their native lands. Each dance group brings a select group of musicians to provide live music for the dancing.