The Folk Circle Association of Berea, KY - Folk dance, music, education, gymnastics
Welcome to Berea, Kentucky
The Folk Circle Association of Berea is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization that seeks to enrich the Berea region through the cultivation of folk recreation, folk dance, folk music, general gymnastics and traditional, educational programs and activities.

August 13-16
5th Berea Celtic Festival.  

Berea Center for the Arts
Russel Acton Folk Center
Main Street Cafe



September 18-20
61th annual Mountain Folk Festival 
at Levi Jackson State Park, London, KY.

Help us celebrate the 40th anniversary of Levi Jackson Rag and other Pat Shaw Dances.

Total cost including tuition, lodging, and meal: $90.

A la carte:
Tuition for full weekend: $52.00. 

Friday evening: $15.
Saturday morning: $10.
Saturday afternoon $12.
Saturday evening: $15.

Lodging: Bunk beds. $5 per night. Bring your own sheets, pillows and blankets.

Meals, reservation required.
Saturday breakfast: $6.
Saturday lunch: $8.
Saturday supper: $12.
Sunday breakfast: $6.

CUTOFF DATE FOR MEALS AND LODGING is Wednesday, September 6.

Info 859-986-8777 (Theresa Lowder), or

16-18 October
Richard Powers Waltz Weekend
Waltz instructors Richard Powers and Angela Amarillis will take you on a fantastic journey of waltzes at Russel Acton Folk Center, sponsored by Lexington Vintage Dance Organization. $95, students $45. 
Registration at


22-24 April 2016
13th Hands Four Spring Dance

Wild Asparagus

Registration at 
Contact info:
Mailing address: FCA, P.O. Box 488, Berea, KY 40403
Physical address: FCA, Russel Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson St., Berea, KY 40403
E-mail: Check individual contacts.
Phone: 859-986-8777 (president)

Other organizations
Berea Tourism: 1-800-598-5263
Berea Center for the Arts: 1-859-985-8891
Berea Chamber of Commerce: 1-859-986-0760
The Carlberg Dance Hall: 1-859-985-5501
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