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Remembering Mitch Podolak

August 28, 2019

Remembering Mitch Podolak September 21, 1947 – August 25, 2019 We are saddened to learn of the passing of Mitch Podolak. He will be missed. “It is more than likely that without the foresight and assistance of Mitch Podolak there would not be an Edmonton Folk Music Festival. It is time to raise a parting glass in…

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John Prine unable to close this year’s Festival

July 23, 2019

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…

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2019 EFMF Lineup Announcement

June 8, 2019

Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2019 Artist Announcement Just announced! Here is the full list of artists performing at the 40th annual Edmonton Folk Music Festival in Gallagher Park on August 8-11, 2019. Please visit edmontonfolkfest.org for schedules, faqs and all you need to know about coming to the Festival this year! 2019 tickets go on sale Saturday,…

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Lost and Found 2018

August 11, 2018

Sometimes when we are having fun we become separated from things we hold dear.  Here are the best ways to try and be reunited: During the festival (August 9-12): Drop off or claim lost and found items at the Information Tent (look for the big red balloons) Following the festival (August 13-23): Contact the Edmonton…

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Volunteer Family 2018!

January 23, 2018

We know you’re coming back to join us in 2018… let us know here! If you’ve taken some time off, give Marianne a shout first to activate and access your volunteer profile. Are you looking to get involved for the first time? Great! You can find more info on volunteering with us here, along with…

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Winter Office Hours

November 8, 2017

It’s that time of year again. The chillier weather means our office hours become a bit irregular. If you need to stop by, please give us a quick call to ensure that someone is in the office to receive you. Thanks!

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Raffle 2017

September 7, 2017

All raffle winners have been contacted. Congratulations to the winners, and thank you to everyone who supported the EFMF raffle this year! Winning numbers are: Early Bird Draw: Orange Crush! Go Oilers Go!: #9219 Silver Tarp Prize Package: #0810 Main Draw: 3rd Prize, Party Package: #14003 2nd Prize, Larrivee Guitar: #11625 1st Prize, KLM &…

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A message from the Producer

August 21, 2017

As I write it has been exactly one week since the Evacuation on opening night. I thought is best to give you the facts and why certain decisions were made. Thursday Night Evacuation: Our weather people had been tracking a storm for most of the day. A sudden wind gust broke in front of the…

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LOST AND FOUND

August 14, 2017

Lost items from the festival are being collected and returned to our Administrative Office over the course of this week (August 14-24). If your item is of value, feel free to leave a description with us so we can reconnect you with your items. The Lost and Found direct number is 780-466-0597 or send us…

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Tickets, Box Office hours; Lottery Changes; Raffle Prizes

August 4, 2017

Tickets! Adult tickets available as single day tickets only – all days available. Box Office Phone: 780-429-1999 Ticket office late night hours for pick up/purchase: Thursday, August 3: 9:30 am – 7:00 pm Friday, August 4: 9:30 am – 7:00 pm (Holiday) Mon, Aug 7: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Tuesday, August 8: 9:30 am –…

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