EFMF ENews – February 2022

Edmonton Folk Music Festival colour Logo with four characters playing instruments


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 for sneak previews and festival news.

“I couldn’t be more excited about this year’s line up. I look forward to announcing the performer line up this spring, and welcoming artists to the hill in August.”
– Terry Wickham, Producer

The health and safety of all festival participants is top priority coming back this year. The Board of Directors have adopted a dynamic pandemic policy that will remain subject to change, and we’ll keep you up to date as the festival approaches.

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Festival Office Hours  

The festival office remains closed at this time. As staff continues to work out of the office and from home, messages can be left at 780-429-1899 or they can be reached by email. Contact list can be found here.

Returning Volunteers    

Are you a current or returning volunteer? Please visit our volunteer page here for information about updating your information for this year.

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Applications for new volunteers will be available in March.

We’re Hiring 
Summer Positions available. 

Current job postings for Ticket Office, Production Office and Content Creator can be found here.

Deadline to apply for all positions is Friday, March 18th at 5pm.


Upcoming Concerts & Events
Dan Mangan with guest Georgia Harmer poster

New date! Live at the Winspear and JCL Productions present Dan Mangan with guest Georgia Harmer, Monday, May 2, 2022. Visit www.winspearcentre.com for details.

Dead Ends Live  poster graphic

Edmonton’s newest hotel based festival Dead Ends Live takes place March 18 & 19.
Visit deadendslive.com for more information.

Flying Canoe Volant Registration Now Open graphic

Flying Canoe Volant March 1 – 5, 2022 – Registration now open!
Visit flyingcanoevolant.cafor information.

Winterruption Logo
Winterruption YEG is back March 31-April 3 in Downtown Edmonton
Visit winterruptionyeg.com for line up and ticket info.