Welcome to NEFFA! The New England Folk Festival Association is a non-profit educational and cultural organization promoting folk arts and traditions in New England and elsewhere. NEFFA supports programs including an annual Festival, a weekly contra dance, the annual Ralph Page weekend, and a rich library of resources. Join us! Learn more…

Save the Date for the 2024 Festival

April 19-21 at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel and Trade Center, Marlborough, MA

Call for Volunteers

NEFFA runs on volunteers! You can earn free admission to the Festival by volunteering. We need volunteers in many areas. Click through to get more details.

Advance Festival Hotel Booking Is Open!

NEFFA has a special rate at the Royal Plaza Best Western Hotel. Please book all rooms online using only our special link!

Check the Thursday Night Dance Schedule

Thursdays 7:30-10:00 at the Concord Scout House, Concord, MA (masks now required!)

What is NEFFA?

Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the New England Folk Festival Association.

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