Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps, which we’re revving up again after the long pandemic drought. Please visit the pages below to whet your appetite for the 2023 workshops!

June 17-24, 2023
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August 5-12, 2023
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Find out almost everything you always wanted to know about the EEFC’s in-person Balkan camps.


We award full scholarships to our in-person workshops.
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Kids at Camp!

Our in-person workshops are a great experience for families. Get the scoop to ensure everyone has a blast!

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The EEFC is proud to partner with sister organizations, including the Bulgarian Folk Music & Dance Seminar.

Abiquiu, NM

Enchanted Southwest with Rumelia, Ghost Ranch, 2015

September 5, 2015 at 9:00 am – September 7, 2015 at 12:00 pm

A Labor Day Weekend Festival of Folklore, Music, Dance and Fun! Escape into the beauty of Ghost Ranch Education and Retreat Center (located in Abiquiu,NM) Explore the traditions of Sephardic and Balkan music and folk dances through classes, ensembles, evening performances and dance parties. This Festival is Family Friendly and open to all ages.

Enchanted Southwest with Rumelia, A Labor day Weekend Festival of Folklore, Music, Dance and Fun!
Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Abiquiu, NM 87510