April 17th, 2014

Quilt to be Raffled at 2014 Festival

WoodyFest will raffle the quilt seen pictured during the festival in July. The quilt has been made from past festival t-shirts which were donated by Cheryl Graham, long-time festival goer and festival board member.

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April 9th, 2014
One Daytime Stage for 2014 Festival

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the 2014 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival will have one daytime stage, the Crystal Theatre. Thursday daytime performances have been added for the Crystal Theatre in lieu of a second venue.


2014 Songwriting Contest Officially Underway

The Oklahoma Songwriters & Composers Association:


This international, folk-oriented songwriting contest is held in conjunction with the 16th Annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival, held in Woody’s hometown of Okemah, Oklahoma, each July. This year’s Festival dates are July 9-13, 2014.

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Festival makes headlines

Gary Hizer - Todd Snider Benefit Show
Oklahoma Magazine - Overview 
NewsOK - Overview 
NewsOK - Todd Snider Benefit Show
Ponca City News - Festival Overview
This Land Press - Festival Guide
Urban Tulsa Weekly - Festival Overview


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The Woody Guthrie Center is dedicated to celebrating Woody's life and legacy and educating a new generation about his important role in American history..

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