West Virginia State Folk Festival  

Music, Heritage, and Appalachian  Culture

June 17-20, 2021

Food at the Festival


It has been brought to our attention that a lady by the name of KRISTIN MARIE FOWLER has been accepting applications and payment for our festival via Facebook.

Our local Police Office and officials are aware of this act of FRAUD!


For applications and more information please see below or call the Pioneer Stage, Bluegrass Music Education Center at 304.462.6355
Download information and application below.

*Please note that the Crafter and Food Vendor applications are combined this year. Please read carefully to ensure the correct information is listed.*

Now you can also reserve your space and pay online:

To apply and pay for a vendor space online, click here.

A permit to operate a temporary food establishment (food vendor booth) will need to be completed and returned before the Folk Festival (June 20-22). The permit fee is $30.75 made payable to the Gilmer County Health Department. Should you have any questions please contact the Gilmer Co. Health Department via the contact information listed on the application. 
2019 Food Vendors

Cedarville Centurions/4-H group: Apple Butter, Cakes, Pies and Cookies. On the United Bank Porch on Saturday

Gilmer Co. FFA
: Strawberry Shortcake with or without ice cream or ice cream with Strawberries

Glenville Lion's Club: Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs, Snow Cones, Water, Soda, Coffee

Riverview Concessions: Frog Legs, Shrimp, Chicken Nuggets, Dessert Pies, Hamburgers, Deep Fried Pickles, Chicken Wings, Wraps, Tacos and much, much more

Dories Concessions: Steak Hoagies, Ramp Sausage, Polish Sausage, Pulled Pork BBQ, Steak and Cheese Fries, Chili Cheese Fries, French Fries, Lemonade, Frozen Lemonade, Slushies and other drinks

Thomas Center School House Cafe: BBQ Pork Cups (pulled pork, slaw, fries, Fritos, baked beans), Brisket Cup (mac&cheese, brisket and fried onions), Fried Pickles w/ ranch, Chicken and Waffle Cones

Gilmer Co. High School Senior Class: Zulu's Lemonade