Allen Jay Elementary among several schools to get special visit from North Carolina Folk Festival performers

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HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Artists from the North Carolina Folk Festival gave students at Allen Jay Elementary School a preview of what they will play this weekend.

This is all part of community outreach the festival does to get kids and adults interested in the event.

Allen Jay Elementary School was one of several schools starting off the day on the right note.

The North Carolina Folk Festival kicked off with a performance Thursday evening and continues through the weekend in downtown Greensboro.

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