Northwest Folkife

50 Years of Folklife Timeline

50 Years of Community Powered Celebration

In honor of Northwest Folklife's 50th anniversary, we take a retrospective look at the milestones of the last half a century. From the first Northwest Folklife Festival to the creation of our first virtual festival in 2020, explore the highlights and achievements of the last 50 years below!

Share your NWFL milestones!

Are we missing any large milestones of the 50 years of Northwest Folklife? Let us know! Recommend milestones to us via this Google Form or write it on the form below!