Society » Folklore


Folklore Village -

A nationally recognized folk arts and culture center dedicated to enriching lives through time-honored traditions.

The Folklore Society -

A learned society devoted to the study of all aspects of folklore, including: traditional music, song, dance and drama, folkloric narrative, arts and crafts, customs and belief, popular religion, folk medicine, children's folklore, traditional sayings, proverbs, rhymes and jingles.

The Virginia Folklore Society -

A non-profit, educational, membership organization dedicated to the discovery, collection, publication, and preservation of folklore and traditional culture in Virginia and to furthering the understanding, appreciation, and performance of the traditional arts and crafts of this State.