2018 Scholarship - Duane Heilman Scholarship. The mission of the scholarship is to highlight the creative and artistic individuals that live in and around the Yakima Valley.
Festival Activities: There are always lots of activities for the entire family at the Festival.
Contact us or join us for our regular meetings on the second Thursday, at 7:00 pm, in the Yakima Valley Museum. As the Festival dates get closer, the meetings are more frequent.
2018 Folklife Festival Schedule: Presenting the 36th Yakima Folklife Festival, July 6, 7, & 8
Always Free Admission!
Yakima Folklife Festival -- Thank you to our Festival Sponsors!
Yakima Folklife Association promotes a broader community awareness of our cultural and folk traditions, such as music, dance, crafts, and other folk arts.
It's Free! Sign up, join our membership and receive news and information about Yakima Folklife Organization and the Folklife Festival held each summer at Franklin Park and Downtown Yakima Venues.
Performers and Musicians are encouraged to apply early each Spring for this July Festival.
Craft & Food Vendors: All Vendors must submit an application no later than June 15, 2017.
We could not do this festival without the help of amazing volunteers like you. Please consider being a voluntee for this years' festival.