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Florida Folk Festival To Feature Alachua County This Memorial Day Weekend

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The Florida Park Service will host the 58th annual Florida Folk Festival this Memorial Day weekend. It’s the oldest, continuous folk festival in the United States. As Andrea Gazmuri reports, this year the three-day event will pay special tribute to the diverse cultures of Alachua County

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Two local artists, Jesus and Carrie Martinez, are painting High Dive's first mural since the 1990s. The mural features local schoolteacher Stephanie Lee, who Carrie Martinez said represents the diverse crowd High Dive attracts.