EFMF E-News – Upcoming Concerts

Upcoming Concerts With summer behind us, we’re looking forward to seeing some great live music at some of our favourite venues this fall. Join us for some amazing concerts in the coming months. Links and info below.     GRAMMY-nominated indie folk duo The Milk Carton Kids (TMCK) return to the Winspear Centre for the first…

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EFMF E-News – September 2022

Festival recap and upcoming concerts View this email in your browser (https://mailchi.mp/efmf/efmf-e-news-september-2022-thank-you?e=dee422349f) Thank you for your tremendous support this year. We look forward to being back on the hill with you next year, August 10 – 13, 2023 It’s been a month since the festival, and it was wonderful to be back on the hill…

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We are saddened to learn of Bill Lopushinky’s passing. A founding member of Jerusalem Ridge, Bill played at the festival several times over the years. He will be missed. From Keith Burgess: “We’re sad to hear that our friend Bill Lopushinsky, mandolin player extraordinaire and a long-time fixture of the Alberta bluegrass scene, passed away yesterday…

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What’s New in 2022

Nikamowin (nee-gah-mow-in) in Cree means “song”. This year the Edmonton Folk Music Festival came together with the Edmonton’s Indigenous Arts Community to present First Nations, Metis and Inuit Artists. EFMF acknowledges we are on Treaty 6 traditional lands, the home of the Cree, Dene, Blackfoot, Saulteaux, Nakota Sioux and Metis peoples. We are committed to…

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Fan to Fan ticket exchange

LYTE – Fan Ticket Exchange We are delighted to announce the launch of our official ticketing exchange with our partner, Lyte. Through this platform you can safely and securely exchange tickets to the Edmonton Folk Music Festival. If you find you are no longer able to use your ticket, you can return it, and Lyte will find a…

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EFMF E-News – Festival Lineup Updates

Main Stage Update for Thursday August 4th. Sending well wishes for a speedy and full recovery to Buffy Sainte-Marie as we share this news from her team. With deep regret we are announcing the cancellation of Buffy Sainte-Marie’s Summer 2022 performances. Despite being vaccinated and following all protocols, Buffy is recovering from Covid-19. At this…

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Tickets on Sale Saturday June 4

Edmonton Folk Music Festival tickets on sale Saturday June 4 at 10am, online only at Frontgatetickets.com   For safety reasons, tickets will be available for purchase online only on the weekend of June 4th. Our Festival Ticket Office and General Store will be open the following week.  Please call 780-429-1999 or visit our website for hours…

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EFMF Enews May 2022 – Lineup Announcement

Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2022 Lineup Announced.  Just announced! This year’s artist lineup at the Edmonton Folk Music Festival in Gallagher Park on August 4-7, 2022. Welcome back to The Hill. Moments of magic, seeing old friends and making new ones, and most importantly, enjoying great music.  Visit edmontonfolkfest.org for schedules, faqs and all you…

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EFMF ENews – March 2022 – Early Artist Announcement

** Just Announced – The National will play the festival on Saturday, August 6.  The War on Drugs, Allison Russell, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Lord Huron, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, and The National to perform at the 2022 Edmonton Folk Music Festival. We are delighted to announce these artists, and look forward to releasing the…

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EFMF ENews – February 2022

WELCOME BACK TO THE HILL We look forward to welcoming you back to Gallagher Park this year, and we can’t wait to tell you all about plans for the festival’s return August 4 – 7, 2022.  Our full line-up will be announced May 25, and tickets go on sale June 4. Stayed tuned in the coming weeks…

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