Virginia Folk Music Association

The Virginia Folk Music Association, Inc. a non-profit organizaion, was formed in 1947 to promote and preserve country music. Our mission, as set forth by our founders is “To Promote and Preserve Country, Bluegrass and Gospel Music; the music of our heritage, Virginia Folk Music.”
Each year, the VFMA holds a festival and the Virginia State Bluegrass Band Competition, sanctioned by the Governor of Virginia.