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New Parking Restriction area

July 15, 2013

Please note that this year there will be enforced parking restriction in the area of Bonnie Doon at the top of the hill. The area affected is 97 Street to 91st Street from 95 Avenue/Connors Rd to 92 Avenue.

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Go to your volunteer crew meeting!

July 12, 2013

The 2013 Volunteer Meeting Calendar is now finalized. Please read it carefully to find out the time and location of your crew meeting. Lists of crews meeting at the Central Lions Recreation Centre are listed via the above link as well. You will also find information on parking at your crew meeting location. It is…

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Volunteer Opportunities at the 2013 Festival – Updated

July 4, 2013

Although many of our crews are full, we are still looking for volunteers to fill some spots. If you are interested in volunteering on one of these crews, please fill out a volunteer application and follow up with Vicki Fannon at Thanks, The EFMF Volunteer Team (Vicki, Katie and Marianne) Perimeter Security This crew is…

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2013 EFMF Now Sold Out – some Seniors tix remaining

June 1, 2013

Tickets sell out to 34th Edmonton Folk Music Festival June 1, 2013 – Edmonton, AB – All adult and youth tickets to the 2013 Edmonton Folk Music Festival have been sold. There are still some Senior tickets available. Half the total tickets available were sold in person at Telus Field starting at 7:00 a.m. this…

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Ticket Limit Update

May 16, 2013

**New this year: Seniors tickets will no longer be free. Day tickets will be $20 for seniors 65 to 79, seniors who are 80 yrs and over are still free.  Seniors who buy all four days can still exchange all tickets for a weekend wristband at the gate if desired. Sales limits: (Updated as of…

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2013 Online Account Creation Now Open

May 13, 2013

If you are hoping to purchase tickets via the Edmonton Folk Music Festival website, we strongly encourage that you create a new account in advance.  Tickets will be available online June 1st at 2:00 PM MDT, but having your account created in advance will speed up the process.  To create an account click this link…

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Updated 2013 Ticket Info

May 8, 2013

Tickets for the 2013 Edmonton Folk Music Festival will go on sale Saturday June the 1st. **New this year: Seniors tickets will no longer be free. Day tickets will be $20 for seniors 65 to 79, with our “Super Seniors” 80 yrs and over still free. In person June 1st sales will be at Telus…

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March 2013 ENews – More Artists announced

March 20, 2013

Loreena McKennitt to close the 2013 Edmonton Folk Music Festival on Sunday August 11th Loreena will be making a long-awaited swing through Canada’s Western Provinces in a just-announced, mini tour for the Summer of 2013. “I’m truly excited to be heading back to places that hold such fond memories”, says Loreena. “The musicians and I…

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Seven Artists announced for 2013 Festival

February 13, 2013

As the year ramps up we are getting very excited about the 2013 Edmonton Folk Music Festival. To whet your appetites, here are a few artists that are confirmed to play for you on Gallagher Hill in August. Cold SpecksDescribing her sound as “Doom Soul”, Cold Specks’ music is steeped in the musical traditions of…

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From the family of Don Snider

December 4, 2012

Dear Friends, The family of Don Snider would like to thank everyone who has sent expressions of sympathy over our overwhelming loss. Many thanks to those who phoned, visited, sent emails, food, flowers, and helped throughout Don’s journey. We are forever grateful to the Edmonton Folk Music Festival, the wonderful staff, and volunteers who demonstrated…

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