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Afternoon Options



We love sharing the rich culture of the Appalachian mountains throughout the weekend.  The Blue Ridge mountains provide us a beautiful backdrop for free time on both Friday and Saturday afternoons. Our intention is to provide a variety of workshops that will appeal to folks of all ages and interests. 

The schedule of the afternoon options will be in your information folder that you will receive at check in. Every day during lunch a staff member will make announcements regarding locations and times of that afternoon's activities. Sign up sheets are found in the lobby.



Friday Options (Sample)
Dutch Oven Cooking Tyler and Justin 2:00-3:30
Outdoor Games Austin and Campbell 2:00-3:30
Shape Note Singing Guy Bankes 2:00-3:30
Line Dancing Beth Ison 3:00-4:00
Waltz Class Marcie and Jeff 2:00-3:00
Frisbee Golf Front Desk 2:00-5:00


Saturday Options (Sample)
Outdoor Games Tyler and Austin 2:00-3:30
Hike Andrew and Campbell 2:00-3:30
Handkerchief Play Glenn and Beth 2:00-3:30
Music Jam Marion and Troy 3:00-4:00
Frisbee Golf Front Desk 2:00-5:00





Explore the Area




There are so many places to explore while you are here at Folk Camp. Downtown Black Mountain offers craft stores, a knitting shop, longstanding Town Hardware, a bookstore, a brand new toy store and several breweries and eateries.

If you want to venture off a little bit the Blue Ridge Parkway is only about 7 miles away for a nice drive through the mountains. You could go  into Asheville (20 minutes drive) for the afternoon with it's variety of areas to explore - downtown, River Arts District, Biltmore Estates and so much more!