NEFFA is back, and what a lineup! We have over 325 events in five dance halls and six folk music and song venues. Dance the day and night away with contras and… (Continue Reading »)
NEFFA hotel reservations
Book your room for NEFFA today! One of the advantages of holding the Festival at a hotel is the availability of onsite accommodations. NEFFA has arranged a group rate for the hotel, and… (Continue Reading »)
Performer Applications are Open!
Greetings, NEFFA community! We are delighted to announce that applications are now open for NEFFA 2023, our 79th year! The Festival will be held April 21-23, 2023. Application deadline is October 30, 2022 at 11:59… (Continue Reading »)
Festival Videos Now Available
Videos of live Zoom recordings, community videos, ritual dance videos, and commissioned massive jams are all now available for viewing from the NEFFA Videos Quick Start page at videos.neffa.org. There is also a… (Continue Reading »)
How to Access the Online NEFFA Festival
Dear NEFFA Community, The Festival is almost here! You and your favorite performers are doubtless eager to connect and enjoy each other’s company in a virtual hall at NEFFA. It’s super easy!… (Continue Reading »)
2022 Festival T Shirt
Order your t-shirt here! https://creationlabportal.weebly.com/ At Creation Lab, being kind to the environment is important to us and one of our primary goals is to make sure we’re doing what we can to… (Continue Reading »)
Registration is open!
REGISTER NOW FOR NEFFA 2022 ONLINE! Registration is open! The 78th annual New England Folk Festival on April 22-24 is taking full advantage of our digital platforms. We have performers from every US timezone and from… (Continue Reading »)
The NEFFA Festival schedule is out!
It’s time to get ready for the online NEFFA Festival! Visit www.neffa.org/folk-festival/schedule/ to check out our three full days of over 170 events with three dance halls, eight for folk music and… (Continue Reading »)
NEFFA Virtual Pub Sing
Calling All NEFFA Singers! You know about the NEFFA Massive Async Jam (if you don’t, click here). Just as a reminder, the Async Jam DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 11, AT 11:59pm!… (Continue Reading »)
NEFFA Ritual Dance Team Call for Applications/Videos
It’s NEFFA time! Ritual Dance teams (morris, sword, rapper, &c) are cordially invited to participate in NEFFA Online 2022 on April 22-24, 2022. There are two ways teams can participate: LIVE ON… (Continue Reading »)
Call for NEFFA videos
Hello performers! Our live, Zoom-based NEFFA program is coming together rapidly, and will be unveiled to the public in mid-March. Whether or not you are part of that program, we invite you… (Continue Reading »)
2022 Async Jam
Hello NEFFA-goers! Remember last year’s awesome online asynchronous jam session where we did a mashup of three gorgeous tunes? We’re going to do it again!! For those of you that didn’t see… (Continue Reading »)