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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. 

Hands Four coordinator
Sune Frederiksen
859-986-7584 (H) , 248-0690 (M), at  

Main dance location: 
Russel Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson Street, Berea.


Workshop location 2: 
The Carlbergs, 128 North Broadway, Berea. 859-985-5501.

Noodle Nirvana -  
New exciting restaurant in town at 
Berea Center for the Arts, 
315 Chestnut Street. 


Saturday buffet at  the Folk Center:  Family style salad w/dressing, lentil soup, tomato soup, chicken/curry/rice, pasta/meat sauce, meatless lasagne,  veggie trays, ice cream. $10.00. 
Add this to your registration form.

Sunday breakfast at the folk center: Selection of fresh fruit, cereal, yoghurt, toast, jelly, ham, eggs, coffee, tea, juice, and milk. $7.00.  
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Berea Welcome Center, Artisan Village: 1-800-598-5263. 

Accommodation:  There are several motels and B&Bs in town at reasonable rates. We are not in a position to recommend home stays at this point.


Hotel Boone Tavern (859-985-3701), College Square. 
$115 for standard double. $99 for scholar full. $109 for a Standard queen.
Breakfast not included.
Booking code: Hands4 Spring Dance # 144841. 
Online registration:


Holiday Inn Express (859-985-5500) at Exit 76 .
Fairfield Inn

America's Best Value Inn - Berea. (1-859-985-8000), 1-2 in a room $59.95 + tax.
196 Prince Royal Drive. Walking distance to the folk center. Continental breakfast.

Directions to folk center: 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 1. 50% before April 1. We are serious about this.

Berea Tourism
Contraire Dance Association
3rd Friday and 4th Saturday contra dances.

Remember the January Swing Shift weekend.
Info: 859-985-5501.


9th Berea Celtic Festival

16-18 August 2019 

63rd Fall Mountain Folk Festival 

22-24 September 2019: 
"Keep the traditions alive, and create new ones."

Folk Circle Association of Berea -

Website and photos: Sune Frederiksen
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