Hello! As you may know, donations provide the majority
of the University of Chicago Folk Festival's operating budget
to produce this world-class, historic event each year.
How to donate: It got a bit more complicated this year.
Click on the link below, and from the 'School or Division' dropdown menu, select 'Other University Divisions.'
Under 'Specific Fund' select Folklore Society.
Then enter the gift amount and other information as needed. We thank you for your support!
We would be grateful for any donation you are able to provide!
Please Click Here to Donate to the Folk Festival
A Bit of History
News article about the first annual U of C Folk Festival describing the genres of music performed and the goals of the festival with quotes from Mike Fleischer, past Folklore Society president.