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EFMF Tickets are now sold out; Seniors still available

June 18, 2014

Tickets to 35th Edmonton Folk Music Festival are now sold out  All weekend passes and all individual day passes for Adults and Youth to the 2014 Edmonton Folk Music Festival are sold out. There are still tickets available for Seniors. There have been some changes to the lineup and schedules: •          Leon Redbone has had…

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Ticket Update June 12, 4pm.

June 12, 2014

Just a quick email to let everyone know that at this time there are only about 200  4-day passes available and we expect that we might sell out by the end of day tomorrow. If you, or anyone you know, plans to get tickets for this year’s festival (and has not already done so) please…

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Volunteer Opportunities for 2014

June 11, 2014

Are you interested in volunteering at Edmonton Folk Fest 2014? Although most of our volunteer crews are full and have waiting lists, we are still accepting new volunteer applications here.  We are currently recruiting for the following volunteer crews: 1. Nighthawks This crew is responsible for overnight security of the festival site during the build,…

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Important Ticket Update

June 7, 2014

There are still 4-day passes, as well as some Friday single day tickets available via Ticketmaster (1-855-985-5000 or ). At this time we anticipate that there may be tickets left by Monday morning, at which time we will also sell tickets through our office – in person or by phone 780-429-1999, or 780-429-1899. –…

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Fundraiser for Kirby and more shows announced

June 5, 2014

Upcoming Shows around town: Please come out in support of long time pillar of the Edmonton music scene, Kirby, as she begins her fight. Be Here Now – A Benefit For Kirby Tuesday June 10- MC Holger Petersen with performances by Dana Wylie Tim Koslo Lionel Rault & friends Stew Kirkwood Scotty Hills Front Porch…

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2014 EFMF Media Conference

May 23, 2014

We will be announcing the full performer line up at our media conference on Wednesday May 28th. Line up will then be posted here on the website. Only main stage schedule is finalized, session stage schedule will not be final until later in the summer months. Stay tuned here for updates and links to help…

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CONTEST CLOSED: Milk Carton Kids/EFMF Tickets Contest:

May 12, 2014

This contest is closed and the winners have all been notified.   Advance prizes:  CD and a pair of tickets to the May 15th show Grand Prize : Win a pair of 2014 Edmonton Folk Music Festival 4-day passes, plus The Milk Carton Kids CD. Must have proof of purchase of TMCK show tickets to…

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Volunteer in 2014!

April 22, 2014

Thinking about volunteering for the 2014 Festival? Fantastic! Now is a great time to get your application in! Although we are still waiting for volunteers from previous years to let us know if they are returning, we place most applicants at the end of April/beginning of May. (*If you are a returning volunteer, simply contact…

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We're Hiring! – CLOSED

February 18, 2014

We are looking for candidates to fill summer positions in our Ticket Office and Production Office. Please read the position descriptions carefully (including the grant requirements). Feel free to contact us if you have any questions! We will be accepting applications until 5pm on Friday, March 14th. Ticket Office Coordinator (two positions available) Production Assistant…

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Ticket Sale day change, Neko Case…

February 7, 2014

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews – Febuary 2014 We would like to give you all a quick “heads up” about a change in our Ticket Day timing. We are making a change from our tickets going on sale on June 1st, to having them always on sale the first Saturday in June – this year June…

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