Welcome to the 59th annual
San Antonio Folk Dance Festival (March 17-19, 2017)
and Fun Arts Day!

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The SAFDF concert showcases the beautiful talent and energy of local performing folk dance groups, plus special guests from further away. These performances, together with the fabulous ambiance and professional stage of OLLU's Thiry Auditorium, combine for an unforgettable evening of music, song, and dance.

In 2017, SAFDF is proud to showcase these performing groups:

  • Academy of Serbian Folk Dancing (Toronto, Canada)
  • Folk Dance Group UZORI (Houston, TX), presenting dances from Russia
  • Raices de Arte Espanol (San Antonio, TX), presenting flamenco dances
  • Panamanian Folklore (Killeen, TX)
  • School of Science and Technology (SST) Turkish Folk Dance Team (San Antonio, TX)
  • Alamotion Dance Troupe (San Antonio, TX), presenting Scottish and modern dance
  • Alegria Dance Company (San Antonio, TX), performing Mexican folklorico dances
  • ... and more!


  Ticket prices are as follows:
In advance At the door
Adults: $10 $15
Military and seniors: $13
Children 12 and under: $5 $7
Lap children: Free

Click the button below to buy your tickets in advance using Eventbrite:

Eventbrite - 58th Annual San Antonio Folk Dance Festival

Videos of past concerts





Information for performing groups


The SAFDF steering committee selects groups for the concert a few months before the festival. Performances at the concert are by invitation and application only.

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Last updated: February 18, 2017