Upcoming Events at Stephen Foster

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Antiques, Arts and Collectibles Day @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Pat Cromer, 386-397-4408

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Collectors from across the area will gather to display their antiques, unique art and collectibles.  Come out and enjoy visiting with the collectors and browse a variety of collectibles from teapots, spoons, coins, linens, toy trains, tractors, furniture, dolls, farm & turpentine equipment, antique cars, military vehicles, antique bikes and so much more!

Visit Cousin Thelma Boltin’s Gift Shop to purchase hand-made items created by local artists and crafters, or to purchase some of your favorite jelly and syrup, or to cool off with a fresh drink, snack and ice cream.  In the gift shop we are also having “Christmas in July” and all of our Christmas items will be on sale!  In the Craft Square you can experience demonstrations and programs that are led by our artists and designed to inform and educate our visitors on their specific trade and art. 

 

 

Additional Information:

If you are interested in displaying your special collection or antiques, please contact Pat Cromer at 386-397-4408.

If you are interested in setting up as a vendor please contact JoAnna Lemmon at (386) 397-1920

Coffee House @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Saturday, August 1, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm EDT

Free

More Information:
Kim Rivers, Park Ranger (386) 397-7005

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Coffee House hosted by Del Suggs. Open mic night at the auditorium, play music, read a poem, tell a joke or story or just join us for great entertainment! Coffee, refreshments and home made goodies available

Coffee House @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Saturday, September 5, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm EDT

Free

More Information:
Kim Rivers, Park Ranger (386) 397-7005

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Coffee House hosted by Bodie Runnels. Open mic night at the auditorium, play music, read a poem, tell a joke or story or just join us for great entertainment! Coffee, refreshments and home made goodies available

Stephen Foster Old-Time Music Weekend @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 9:00am EDT to Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 2:00pm EDT

$199.00 registration includes all workshops, jam sessions, discussion groups, concerts and meals.

A spouse program is also offered for just $85.00 and includes two concerts, jams and all meals.

Concerts will be held Friday and Saturday night at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Admission for the public is $10.00 at the door.

More Information:
386-397-7009

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

This three day event offers participants in-depth instruction in old-time music techniques on the banjo, guitar, and fiddle for all levels. Instructors include John Grimm, Beverly Smith, Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Chuck Levy, Aisha Ivey and Tommy Bledsoe.

Register here

Additional Information:

Friday

Registration Begins at 11:00 a.m.

Group Orientation: 1:00 p.m.

Workshops begin at: 2:00 p.m.

Florida Masters Concerts: 7:00 p.m.

Evening Jam: 8:30 p.m.

Saturday

Workshops begin at 9:00 a.m. • Jams and individual instruction  

Instructors Showcase Concert:  7:00 p.m.

Evening Jam: 8:30 p.m.

Sunday

Workshops begin at 9:00 a.m. 

Event closes at 2:00 p.m.

 

Participants please bring your instruments, tuners, a notepad with pen/pencil and be prepared to have a great time!

 

 

Stephen Foster Old-Time Music Weekend @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 9:00am EDT to Monday, September 14, 2015 - 2:00pm EDT

$199.00 registration includes all workshops, jam sessions, discussion groups, concerts and meals.

A spouse program is also offered for just $85.00 and includes two concerts, jams and all meals.

Concerts will be held Friday and Saturday night at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Admission for the public is $10.00 at the door.

More Information:
386-397-7009

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

This three day event offers participants in-depth instruction in old-time music techniques on the banjo, guitar, and fiddle for all levels. Instructors include John Grimm, Beverly Smith, Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Chuck Levy, Aisha Ivey and Tommy Bledsoe.

Register here

Additional Information:

Friday

Registration Begins at 11:00 a.m.

Group Orientation: 1:00 p.m.

Workshops begin at: 2:00 p.m.

Florida Masters Concerts: 7:00 p.m.

Evening Jam: 8:30 p.m.

Saturday

Workshops begin at 9:00 a.m. • Jams and individual instruction  

Instructors Showcase Concert:  7:00 p.m.

Evening Jam: 8:30 p.m.

Sunday

Workshops begin at 9:00 a.m. 

Event closes at 2:00 p.m.

 

Participants please bring your instruments, tuners, a notepad with pen/pencil and be prepared to have a great time!

 

 

Stephen Foster Old-Time Music Weekend @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 9:00am EDT to Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 2:00pm EDT

$199.00 registration includes all workshops, jam sessions, discussion groups, concerts and meals.

A spouse program is also offered for just $85.00 and includes two concerts, jams and all meals.

Concerts will be held Friday and Saturday night at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Admission for the public is $10.00 at the door.

More Information:
386-397-7009

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

This three day event offers participants in-depth instruction in old-time music techniques on the banjo, guitar, and fiddle for all levels. Instructors include John Grimm, Beverly Smith, Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Chuck Levy, Aisha Ivey and Tommy Bledsoe.

Register here

Additional Information:

Friday

Registration Begins at 11:00 a.m.

Group Orientation: 1:00 p.m.

Workshops begin at: 2:00 p.m.

Florida Masters Concerts: 7:00 p.m.

Evening Jam: 8:30 p.m.

Saturday

Workshops begin at 9:00 a.m. • Jams and individual instruction  

Instructors Showcase Concert:  7:00 p.m.

Evening Jam: 8:30 p.m.

Sunday

Workshops begin at 9:00 a.m. 

Event closes at 2:00 p.m.

 

Participants please bring your instruments, tuners, a notepad with pen/pencil and be prepared to have a great time!

 

 

Coffee House @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm EDT

Free

More Information:
Kim Rivers, Park Ranger (386) 397-7005

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Coffee House hosted by Johnny Bullard. Open mic night at the auditorium, play music, read a poem, tell a joke or story or just join us for great entertainment! Coffee, refreshments and home made goodies available

Quilt Show and Sale @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Friday, October 16, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm EDT

$5.00 per person in addition to regular park admission.

More Information:
386-397-7009

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Quilts of all shapes and sizes will be on display. The tranquil setting along the historic and famous Suwannee River is the perfect place to shop, display, sell and enter into a judged showing or just to show off your quilting skills and treasures. Throughout the park you will enjoy boutiques, quilting supply vendors, demonstrations, lectures, door prizes, food and more.

Additional Information:

We are also looking for kids that have a quilt they would like to enter. Please enter all quilts by October 09, 2015.

Buses are welcomed. Register your group bus and we will have goodie bags with door prizes ready for you upon arrival.

This event is sponsored by the Stephen Foster Citizen’s Support Organization.

Quilt Show and Sale @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm EDT

$5.00 per person in addition to regular park admission.

More Information:
386-397-7009

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Quilts of all shapes and sizes will be on display. The tranquil setting along the historic and famous Suwannee River is the perfect place to shop, display, sell and enter into a judged showing or just to show off your quilting skills and treasures. Throughout the park you will enjoy boutiques, quilting supply vendors, demonstrations, lectures, door prizes, food and more.

Additional Information:

We are also looking for kids that have a quilt they would like to enter. Please enter all quilts by October 09, 2015.

Buses are welcomed. Register your group bus and we will have goodie bags with door prizes ready for you upon arrival.

This event is sponsored by the Stephen Foster Citizen’s Support Organization.

Quilt Show and Sale @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm EDT

$5.00 per person in addition to regular park admission.

More Information:
386-397-7009

Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North
White Springs, FL 32096

Quilts of all shapes and sizes will be on display. The tranquil setting along the historic and famous Suwannee River is the perfect place to shop, display, sell and enter into a judged showing or just to show off your quilting skills and treasures. Throughout the park you will enjoy boutiques, quilting supply vendors, demonstrations, lectures, door prizes, food and more.

Additional Information:

We are also looking for kids that have a quilt they would like to enter. Please enter all quilts by October 09, 2015.

Buses are welcomed. Register your group bus and we will have goodie bags with door prizes ready for you upon arrival.

This event is sponsored by the Stephen Foster Citizen’s Support Organization.

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