The Shawano Folk Festival Celebrates 40 Years


By Steve Gotcher | August 29, 2018

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40th Annual Shawano Folk Festival (Photos by Ron Dennis)

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2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the Shawano Folk Festival. Wisconsin Life spent a day at the festival to find out what keeps this northern Wisconsin tradition going. Founder Joel Kroenke shares how the festival got its start.

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40th Annual Shawano Folk Festival (Photos by Ron Dennis)

Steve Gotcher

Steve Gotcher is a technical director and producer with Wisconsin Public Radio.
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