John Prine unable to close this year’s Festival

John Prine cancels Folk Fest appearance

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival regrets to announce that due to health reasons, John Prine is unable to close this year’s Festival.

John’s management informed the Festival that he is undergoing surgery this week and is postponing all of his summer dates.  John is expecting a full recovery and has confirmed for our Festival on Sunday, August 9, 2020.

We are in the process of finding a replacement, but at this late date it will be difficult.

For ticket holders impacted by this news, we are offering the following:

Single, Sunday ticket holders only

If you purchased a single day Sunday ticket and would like a refund, please contact the Edmonton Folk Music Festival ticket office. Refunds will be offered from Wednesday, July 24 to end of day, Wednesday, July 31. Refunds will be provided to original ticket purchaser and 4-day passes are not eligible for refund.

 To contact the Ticket Office:

Phone:             (780) 429-1999

Address:          10115 – 97A Avenue, Edmonton

Hours:             Monday-Friday, 9:30-5:00 pm