Festivals

Austin String Band Festival

Regretfully, the board of the Austin Friends of Traditional Music (AFTM) has cancelled the 2020 Austin String Band Festival.  Please stay in touch for future plans.

Go here for the history of the Stringband Festival 

Midwinter Festival

The AFTM Midwinter Festival is the event that started it all!  It celebrates all kinds of Austin-area traditional music and dance and features performances, jams and workshops with a diverse selection of wonderful local performers. 

The festival will not be held in 2020.  

Go here for the history of the Midwinter Festival