Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can continue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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Kettle Falls Camp & Jam
August 18, 2017 - August 20, 2017
Kettle Falls Camp & Jam is a camping event that takes place Aug 18-20 in happy dell park. Musicians and music lovers from around the Northwest and Canada arrive and set up for three days of singing and picking their instruments. Touring Bluegrass bands and regional acts perform on the stage in the park. A variety of food and craft vendors will be set up as well.
Tri-County Music 501(c)(3) is the host of the Camp & Jam and is also keen on offering the gift of music with workshops in musical instruments, voice and composition, etc. The workshops are free and no ticket is required to participate.
Other activities for festival goers: Band Scramble, Open Mic, Contra Dance, Jamming, Raffle, ect.
Historic Kettle falls is located North East Washington on Lake Roosevelt, has a marina and lots of choices for wilderness outdoor activities including sightseeing, hiking, biking, birding, fishing and wildlife!
There are a number of motels and bed & breakfasts in the area as well as restaurants, grocery stores and even a craft brewery all just blocks from the festival grounds.
Tickets from $15. $60 Weekend passes include camping.