North American Festival of Wales 2012
The 2012 North American Festival of Wales
August 30 through September 12, 2012.
Registration: Full Event and Day Tickets Available
Accommodation: The Hilton Scranton is the official Headquarters Hotel. NAFOW room rate available.
Opening Concert: Dafydd Iwan
Gala Banquet & Awards: Honoring: Contralto Iris Williams
Grand Concert: Côr Godre’r Garth mixed voice choir from Pontypridd.
Seminars: Welsh language and folk dancing; Welsh cinema; children’s activities, learn to and trace your Welsh family history; to sing in Welsh, the Welsh revival; gyamnfa ganu in America; Welsh American suffragette; and history of the Welsh in PA.
Tours: Experience America’s first city to be electrified, visit the Steamtown National Historic Site, and descend 300 feet into the Lackawanna Coal Mine; learn about the Avondale mine disaster; visit Danville, PA home of Joseph Parry and explore the Welsh Story in America.
Full Details on NAFOW Website