Berea, Kentucky is officially known as The Folk Arts and Crafts Capital of Kentucky - Where Art's Alive. Our quaint and friendly town is filled with music, dance, tours, arts & crafts demonstrations and hands-on activities. Enjoy Spring and other seasons in Berea and experience good food in local restaurants and purchase memorable items in the many galleries and gift shops. Painting by Laura Lee.
Hands Four coordinator: Sune Frederiksen
Main dance location: Russel Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson Street, Berea.
Workshop location 1: The Carlbergs, 128 North Broadway, Berea.
Workshop location 2: Berea Center for the Arts, 315 Chestnut Street, Berea.
Berea Welcome Center, Old Town Berea: 1-800-598-5263. www.berea.com .
Accommodation: There are several motels and B&Bs in town at reasonable prices.
Comfort Inn Suites (859-985-5500) at Exit 76 is offering a 15% discount to all Hands Four participants.
Directions: I-75 exit 76, go towards Berea, pass Walmart on your right, continue uphill, turn left on North Broadway (Old Town), turn right on Jefferson Street.
Childcare: Hands Four will not provide childcare, unless specifically requested. If children are not with a child care person, they must remain under your supervision at all times.
Tobacco, alcohol and pets: Not allowed at the folk center. Thanks.
Refunds: No refunds after April 10. 50% before April 10. We are serious about this.
Hands Four partners
Main Street Cafe (College Square)
Berea Center for the Arts
Info: www-berea-center-arts.com , 859-985-8891.
Contraire Dance Association
3rd Friday and 4th Saturday contra dances.
Remember the January Swing Shift weekend.
Website and photos: Sune Frederiksen