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FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 10

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

Oct 18 2019
FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 10

Our folklife festival celebrates South Carolina’s rich textile arts heritage.

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

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Free with SC State Fair Admission

Contact: 803.799.3387

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Additional time info:

11-6pm: The Greater Columbia Quilters teach how to craft nine-patch squares, the first quilt patter traditionally learned by children. Take your square home to finish or contribute to our community quilt.

3-4pm: “Cruise through the Blues” concert with Michael King and Freddie Vanderford, Pepsi Place Stage.

4:30-5:30pm: Join us for a chat about the unique style of the Piedmont Blues with Michael King and Freddie Vanderford.

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


South Carolina State Fair

1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, SC

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