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FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 6

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

Oct 14 2019
FOLKFabulous@theFair 2019 Day 6

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: How do we use what we already have? Learn how to repurpose/upcycle with Flavia Lovatelli.

11-6pm: Make plarn with the Columbia Yarn Bombers, which they use to make sleeping mats for the homeless.

* 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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