Melvin Wine, Fiddler, Copen, WV, with Kate Brett, Greenbelt, MD, on banjo Courtesy West Virginia State Folk Festival
West Virginia State Folk Festival
Held in Glenville, this
festival features dance, music, storytelling, and crafts. Other
events included are a spelling bee and a Civil War encampment. The
annual event is in its 48th year.
Originally submitted by: Robert E. Wise, Jr., Representative (2nd District).
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