Friday, October 23, 2015

2016 Entertainment Highlights

On May 14-15, the Festival will also be the staging grounds for the 17th annual Texas State Knife & Tomahawk Championship, hosted by defending Knife Throwers Hall of Fame world champion Chris Miller and his wife Sarah.

Returning performers during the Festival include:
  • The Traveling Murphys
  • Celtaire Stringband
  • Kenny Lewis, Cowboy Poet
  • Front Porch String Band
  • Raven Hammered Dulcimer Group
  • Knife & Whip Show

Plus, Festival guests will be welcomed by a cast of townsfolk, including Sam Houston himself! 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

2016 Festival Dates Announced!

We are pleased to officially announce the dates and times for the 2016 General Sam Houston Folk Festival:

Friday, May 13, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday, May 14, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday, May 15, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Mark your calendars to come be a part of Texas history and the legacy of Sam Houston!