• Texas Folklife Festival - San Antonio, Texas

      Inspired by a major folk festival mounted by the Smithsonian in Washington, DC in 1968, the Texas Folklife Festival was established in 1972 as an annual event. The largest cultural festival in the state, it features more than 40 ethnic and cultural groups presenting music, dance, food, arts and crafts.

      If you go:
      The festival is held on a 3-day weekend early in June at the Institute of Texan Cultures on the University Of Texas at San Antonio Hemisfair Campus.


      801 East Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard
      San Antonio, Texas 78205 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Festival Office
      +1 (210) 458-2224