The 19th annual Culturefest World Music & Arts Festival will take place Sept.8-11, 2022 at The Appalachian South Folklife Center in Pipestem, WV. Click Here to purchase tickets. Call 304-320-8833 or email with questions. 


The festival site's address is 820 Rocky Mount Road, and the GPS coordinates are 37.518832, -80.955527.

It's best to use the directions; DO NOT USE GPS! It will get you lost. 
Download a Map & Directions Below:


Camping and Accomodations

Primitive on-site camping is FREE with a full weekend pass.

The site can only accommodate small RVS and there is NO HOOKUP. Bigger RVs will not make it into the venue entrance. However, full RV camping is available at Pipestem State Park, about a mile & 1/2 from the venue, an excellent bike trip. For large RV camping, visit

OTHER ACCOMODATIONS that are available in the area are major hotel chains and a slew of fine bed & breakfasts. In addition, Pipestem State Park, right next to the festival site, has beautiful lodges and cottages. Bluestone State Park, less than a 20 minute drive from the festival site, also has cabins available.

There are several major chain hotels off of I-77, just about 15 minutes from the festival site. Click here to explore them on the website of Visit Mercer County. 

Bed & Breakfasts within close proximity to the festival site:

Laurel Creek Cottage: (304)-384-3573

Nostaligia Inn: (304) 466-0470

View Bed & Breakfast: (304) 384-9754

Greenbrier Recreation & Chalet, Inc. 304-466-3536

New River View Bed & Breakfast: 304-466-5710

Pipestem State Park: 304-466-1800


**Although it is typically nice weather this time of year there is always a chance of low temperatures. Please come prepared with extra blankets and heavy sweaters.**

**IN CASE OF RAIN: The show will go on, rain or shine.  There is a Furniture Lounge underneath a large central tent, so no matter what the weather, the music and fun will play on. The tent area and indoor chapel stage will be poppin' with music even if it is pouring.