2021 Festival

The 36th Annual Woodstock Folk Festival

Sunday, July 18, Noon-6:00 p.m.
On the Woodstock Square

On Sunday, July 18, 2021, from Noon to 6 p.m., we will gather for the 36th Annual Woodstock Folk Festival on the historic Square in Woodstock, Illinois, 47 miles northwest of Chicago.

The Festival will include a Main Stage, Open Mic Stage, Children’s Area, and a Workshop.

Megon McDonough

Megon McDonough will receive this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Be sure to check out our 2021 Performers here — and watch our site as we add information about our 35th Woodstock Folk Festival.

The Festival is made possible, in part, by our Radio Partners WDCB/90.9FM, WFMT/98.7FM, and WNUR/89.3FM, the City of Woodstock, and Real Woodstock.

Woodstock is a charming, historic town with lots to do and see any time of year and more than usual on the weekend of the Annual Woodstock Folk Festival. Be sure to check out While You’re in Woodstock for information about additional musical activities that weekend as well as other attractions and events.

Here’s a map to everything you need to know to get here, get settled and enjoy a great time with us. You will also find these tabs in the menu at the top of each page of our site: