THANK YOU ALL for sharing in one of the greatest festival experiences we have had the honor of hosting for our big 40th LEAF!  We had an extraordinary time sharing in the beauty and power of having over 30 nations come together with our incredible LEAF Community.  Please be on the lookout for our LEAF Downtown AVL lineup announcement on May 28th, 2015.  Also be sure to grab your Early bird tickets going on sale on July 1st, 2015 for the 41st LEAF Festival (Oct. 15-18, 2015)!

Explore & Download the full schedule below.
*Note: Schedule is subject to change – Check back for updates! 

THURSDAY & FRIDAY (1) | MAY 7 & 8, 2015
THURSDAY & FRIDAY (2) | MAY 7 & 8, 2015
SATURDAY (1)| MAY 9, 2015
SATURDAY (2)| MAY 9, 2015
SUNDAY (1) | MAY 10, 2015
SUNDAY (2) | MAY 10, 2015


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Prepare to experience the music, cultural, and artistic majesty of over 30 countries in  LEAF’s 40th Festival this May 7-10, 2015.  We are on a mission to connect cultures and create community with Global Gratitude.  Please join us at the beautiful Lake Eden and prepare to immerse yourself in a world of creativity, diversity, and cultural celebration.     (Located just 20 minutes outside Asheville, NC)  


 LEAF 40th Festival May 7-10, 2015


Xavier Rudd & The United Nations  | Bombino
Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires

R. Carlos Nakai | Lágbája | Karsh Kale | Donna The Buffalo
Natalia Clavier (Vocalist of Thievery Corporation) | The Duhks | Ganga Giri | Sierra Hull
Martha Redbone Roots Project | Mike Love | Secret Agent 23 Skidoo 
Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba | Free Planet Radio | Proyecto Jirondai

Masankho Banda | Grandfather Mazatzin Aztekayolokalli | Chief Shaka Zulu
Poetry Slams | Preston Frank Zydeco | Bailey Spiritual Sounds FKA Madisson Elites 
Contra w/ Free Raisins | Buddy System | Clayfoot Strutters | Adina Gordon | Charlotte Crittenden
The Warriors of Anikituhwa| Unifire Theater |  Kickin It’ Jelly Dome | Toy Boat Circus | Osirian Flora Designs
Fox & Beggar Theater | Numatik | Travers Brothership | Sirius B | Tellico | Juan Benevides Group

Miss T’s Art V Boogie |Faerie Kin | Global Gratitude Mural Project w/Maddie Moore | LEAF Newsong Singer Songwriter Competition
Dances in Air Trapeze | Pisgah 10th Year Anniversary Jams | Bread & Jam Barn Features | Madison Cripps and more…

* Check back often as we continue to add more profiles! 


Not able to make it Spring LEAF Festival?  IAMAVL will be streaming MainStage live all weekend!