Mountain Folk Festival

Useful Information

April 1-2, 2016, Seabury Center, Berea College, Berea, Kentucky

Be sure to come early for the Street Dance kickoff, March 31, 6-8 pm!

Friday, April 1 – registration and check in at Seabury, old gym, second floor 8 a.m. (Pre-registrations are necessary for planning and preparing!)
Saturday, April 2 – Dance all day!

List of dances:

  1. Gisburn Processional (English)
  2. Sellenger’s Round (English)
  3. Hole In the Wall (English Longways)
  4. Little Black Dress (American contra)
  5. Forward Six and Back aka Right Hand High, Left Hand Low (American square)
  6. Duke of Kent’s Waltz (English)
  7. Turn the Glasses Over (Singing Game)
  8. Cabot School Mixer (Circle Mixer)
  9. Big Set: right hands across, eight hands over, four leaf clover, birdie in the cage, big basket
  10. Danish Double Quadrille (Danish)
  11. Petronella (American Contra)
  12. Black Nag (English 3 couple)

May Day Carol

Dining in Berea

They accept cash and credit cards (sorry, no checks). Door prices for guests for individual meals (Prices do not include tax):

  • Breakfast………….….$5.29
  • Lunch………..……….$6.99
  • Dinner…………….   $10.39
  • Special event meal….$10.99


PapaLeno’s – pizza and Italian dishes, moderately priced, usually fairly crowded at lunch.

Berea Coffee and Tea – coffee, soups, bagels, sandwiches, bag lunches can be ordered in advance which include sandwich, chips, pickle, drink and, for a bit extra, a big cookie.

Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant – moderately priced, fast service and big meals.

Cracker Barrel – Located off of exit 76 near Wal-Mart. Information about menus, prices, and food can be found at Cracker Barrel’s Web site.

China Buffet – $5.95 lunch buffet all-you-can-eat. We’ll have some maps.

Fast Food Restaurants:

Hotel Accomodations:

Other motels (All are a short drive from campus)
Comfort Inn and Suites 859-985-5500
Country InnEcono Lodge 859-986-9324
Fairfield Inn and Suites 859-985-8191
Knights Inn 859-986-2384
Super 8 Motel 859-986-8426
The Holiday Motel 859-986-9311
Holiday Inn Express 859-985-1901

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