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Ticket update – 5:45 pm

June 4, 2016

Ticket sale update – 2016 Edmonton Folk Music Festival Saturday and Sunday adult single tickets have sold out. Adult festival passes, personal and transferable, are still available, as are youth and senior tickets. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster: online: by phone: 1-855-985-5000 ticket kiosks: The Festival box office re-opens on Tuesday, June 7th…

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2016 Performers

June 1, 2016

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival is very excited to share our 2016 Performer line up! This year’s line up will feature incredible artists from all over the world, singer songwriters with a story to tell, and plenty of music to get you up on you feet. Our 2016 Artists are: Amadou Fall Trio • Amos…

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May eNews – Ticket Day info, Mohsin Zaman CD release

May 26, 2016

Important Information for June 4th Ticket Sales Day – In Person Sales Parking Please carpool if possible. Parking is limited at Telus Field and in the neighbourhood, and carpooling will alleviate some of the congestion. Ticket Sales Ticket sales may run as late as 2 or 3pm for the final lottery groups. Be prepared to…

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Volunteer at the Edmonton Folk Music Festival!

April 18, 2016

Have you been thinking of volunteering? Now’s the time to apply! We begin placing new volunteers in May. *Please note that volunteer applications will be unavailable from June 1-5, as we announce our lineup and go through the ticket sales process. Applications will be available again on the morning of June 6th. We will continue to…

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Lunasa in Concert

March 22, 2016
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EFMF Summer Box Office position available – Filled

March 4, 2016

Position filled   We are now hiring our summer box office staff. This is a full time (40 hours per week), 14-week position (start date: May 24, 2016) at $16.50 per hour. Some flexibility in hours will be required. Availability on June 4th (for ticket sales) and the Festival Weekend (Aug 4-7th) are mandatory and time…

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Crafts and Concessions vendors

January 5, 2016

Deadline for Concession Applications: April 6th, 2016 Deadline for Craft Applications: March 24th, 2016   Applications are now available on our vendor page for both crafts and concessions. Please visit the “Get Involved” page and go to Vendors.

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Ron Hynes RIP, winter office hours, Soweto Gospel Choir, Mavis! movie

November 20, 2015

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews – Nov. 20, 2015 It is with heavy hearts that we at the Edmonton Folk Music Festival heard about the passing of Ron Hynes. Ron was a well respected and much beloved singer songwriter whose contribution to the Canadian folk music lexicon is undeniable. He played the Edmonton Folk Music Festival…

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Frazey Ford, CFMAs

October 8, 2015

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews The Edmonton Folk Music Festival and JCL Productions are pleased to present: Frazey Ford – Sunday February 14th 2016 at McDougall United Church (10025 101 Street, Edmonton, AB) Following her appearance on main stage at the 2015 Edmonton Folk Music Festival, Frazey Ford will be returning to Edmonton for a Valentine’s Day…

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Harvard Broadcasting, 95.7 CRUZ FM Emerging Artist Award

August 14, 2015

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the Harvard Broadcasting, 95.7 CRUZ FM Emerging Artist Award.This award is offered to encourage the development of new Canadian artists. The winners of the 2015 Award are: Winner:                Reuben and the Dark     $5000Runner up:           The Slocan Ramblers      $2000Runners up:          Mohsin Zaman               $1000                             The Doll…

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