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FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 1

Presented by McKissick Museum at South Carolina State Fair, Columbia SC

Oct 09 2019
FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 1

Our folklife festival celebrates South Carolina’s rich textile arts heritage. Free with SC State Fair Admission

Our folklife festival celebrates South Carolina’s rich textile arts heritage. You won’t want miss the chance to try your hand at making a story quilt block or contribute to our yarn-bombing display. FOLKFabulous is free with SC State Fair admission.

Daily Activities –

South Carolina Quilts: Then & Now – Learn about quilting techniques, traditions, and cultural significance in this exhibit by Guest Curator Cookie Washington.

Oral History Listening Booth – Fair visitors share memories of

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ADMISSION INFO

Free with SC State Fair Admission.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

12-6pm: Create your own red, white and blue quilt block with Quilts of Valor. Blocks created will be used for one of their quilts for veterans.

12-6pm: Join the stitching circle! The Yarn Bombers of Columbia host an open stitching circle and speak about their work. Stitch your own creation and add to the display.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

South Carolina State Fair

1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, SC

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