2020 Woody Guthrie Prize Presentation
The Woody Guthrie Center will present Baez the award during this year’s virtual edition of the Philadelphia Folk Festival, one of the nation’s longest-running folk festivals, which Baez has played numerous times.
Set for Aug. 16, Baez will receive the award in a virtual program during the festival stage sponsored by the Woody Guthrie Center. Along with the presentation of the award, the event will include a discussion with Baez moderated by Bob Santelli, founding executive director of the GRAMMY Museum. A pay-what-you-can ticket must be purchased to view the program. Tickets are available at folkfest.org.