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EFMF E-News – September 2021

September 3, 2021

    Thank you for your support! As autumn arrives we look back on the summer with some very fond memories made. The Taking It to the Streets concerts and online Hill at Home programming were a great success and we are grateful for your support.Some of our programming remains available online. Watch the Taking It to…

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Welcome to The Hill at Home 2021

August 5, 2021

THE HILL AT HOME Join us August 6-8 The Hill at Home is this weekend! From August 6 – 8, lay out your tarps and chairs, put on your folk fest t-shirts, and get ready to enjoy a weekend of music, song, food, art, and shopping at home or with your festival cohort! We’ll see…

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The Hill at Home – August 6 – 8, 2021

July 15, 2021

THE HILL AT HOME Join us August 6-8   Layout your tarps and chairs, put on your folk fest t-shirts, and get ready to enjoy a weekend of music, song, food, and art at home! Join us for The Hill at Home, August 6 – 8, 2021. Once again we have a very exciting online…

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EFMF E-News – Four Strong Winds

June 21, 2021

Four Strong Winds Sing Along Every year at festival time, we wrap up an incredible 4 days of music and community by singing Ian Tyson’s Four Strong Winds together on the hill at Gallagher Park, filled with memories to carry us through to the next festival. We can’t wait to sing with you again. On…

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EFMF ENews – June 2021 – Taking it to the Streets

June 8, 2021

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival is Taking it to the Streets The Edmonton Folk Music Festival is delighted to announce Taking it to the Streets, made possible with the generous support of Epcor’s Heart+Soul Fund. Working with our neighbours and partners in Edmonton, we’ll bring 40+ concerts from the hill to the streets of Edmonton…

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Job Posting – General Store Coordinators

May 15, 2021

Edmonton Folk Music Festival Positions Available for General Store Coordinator(s) (two jobs available) Reporting to the Administrator and Assistant Administrator, the General Store Coordinators will work at the Festival office in Edmonton. All AHS safety and socially-distanced restrictions and regulations will be adhered to. General Store Coordinator duties include: • Opening and closing of physical…

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The 2021 Edmonton Folk Music Festival is Cancelled

April 11, 2021

After much careful deliberation, the 2021 Edmonton Folk Music Festival will not take place in Gallagher Park this year. As profoundly disappointing as this news is, we believe this is the only safe way forward. The safety of our patrons, volunteers, and artists was of paramount importance in coming to this conclusion. With so many…

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February News – Upcoming concerts

February 17, 2021

2021 and the road ahead We are watching carefully as things progress with the pandemic and COVID19 vaccination rollout.  Some of you may have seen the recent article in the Edmonton Journal – our team is keeping an open mind, but chances of the festival as we know it are slim considering the vaccination timeline. As plans develop…

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December News – Happy Holidays!

December 9, 2020

  From our family to yours, the Edmonton Folk Music Festival wishes you the Happiest of Holidays this year.  Stay warm, safe and healthy!   As we reflect on the past year, we are overwhelmed with the love and support from our audience, volunteers, artists, and community. It means so much to us that you engaged with The…

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November News – Winter concerts and events

November 19, 2020

Upcoming Concerts and Events As we hunker down and stay cozy at home this month and into the holiday season, let’s enjoy some music together and support some incredible artists – there are so many great shows happening!Join us – virtually – and enjoy. Passenger – rescheduled for November 7, 2021 We are are please…

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