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Vienna Folk Marathon

Tue 29. Dec - 18:00 to Sat 02. Jan - 23:00


Folk Mara|thon noun [fouk ˈmær.ə.θən] :
„A bunch of folk musicians & dancers meeting in a semi-structured way
for a few wild days of music, dancing & general merriment!“

It's a 5 days marathon in Folk Music and Dance,
where we invite people from all over the world
to celebrate New Year in a folkie way!

What's happening?
A big party with lots of music and dancing every day!
Dec 29 – Welcoming Evening … Dec 30 – Concert … Dec 31 – New Year's Party! @ Schwarzberg … Jan 1 – Jamming Evening … Jan 2 – Dancing Evening & Farewell
+20 dance & music workshops
informal exchange, jams, party...

Who is it for?
Folk Marathon is open to everyone: enthusiasts, absolute beginners and professionals, dancers, musicians, listeners, curious people...

Who's coming?
So far, more than 100 musicians and dancers have signed up: from Sweden, Spain, Croatia, Tunisia, Norway, Austria, Scotland, Czech Republic, USA, France, Hungary, Denmark, England, Poland, Germany, Luxemburg, Italy, Iran … Will you join in, too? ;-)

How much does it cost?
Most of it is free / donation based! Only for 3 evenings, you will need to buy (modestly priced) tickets. Accomodation is 6€/night.

Who's organising it?
Folk Marathon is organised in a grassroots manner by musicians and dancers for musicians and dancers, supported by the cultural organisation Euroots and many volunteers.

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