Kerrville Folk Festival

Country Singer Kelly Willis Returns with Trio, Performing at Kerrville Folk Festival This Weekend

May 22, 2023 | By Michael Corcoran

Kelly Willis is feeling liberated. After decades being a wife, mother, and singer always on the verge of mainstream success, she’s ready for something new.

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

May 24, 2022 | By Sarah Thurmond

In March 1972, a short writeup in the Kerrville Mountain Sun described what locals could expect at the town’s brand-new music festival.

New Photography Book Captures the Spirit and Spectacle of the Kerrville Folk Festival

March 27, 2021 | By Matt Joyce

Through Donations and Technology, Kerrville Folk Festival Adjusts to Survive the Pandemic

October 10, 2020 | By Joe Gross

The Kerrville Folk Festival (simply known as “Kerrville” to the devout) has been a Central Texas fixture since it first appeared in 1972 and has become a must-play for folk and roots artists and a must-attend for fans of the same.

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