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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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Upcoming Concerts and Events

October 25, 2020

Upcoming Concerts and Events Music gets us through many things, and this year is no different. As we head into winter, we look forward to enjoying some of these upcoming concerts from festival performers past, present and future to get us through the cold months ahead. Join us – virtually – and enjoy!  Carmanah Join…

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August 13, 2020

THANK YOU Thank you for joining us this year as we celebrated festival time together for The Hill at Home. It was an absolute joy to see and hear how you were celebrating with loved ones. Our Hearts were on the Hill with you. It was a truly remarkable virtual gathering and we can’t wait…

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The Hill – A Documentary Film Celebrating 40 Years of Music and Community

August 4, 2020

  Congratulations to the filmmakers, Dave Morgan, Director and Co-Producer, and Andrew Scholotiuk, Co-Producer, and to FAVA and to our team here at EFMF. The Hill is no longer available to view, but we look forward to updating you about the future of the film.         The Film and Video Arts Society…

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The Hill at Home

July 16, 2020

THE HILL AT HOME On August 7 – 9, 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 family fun at home or with your festival cohort! Join us for The Hill at Home. Visit to find your gateway to having…

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Four Strong Winds Sing Along

July 10, 2020

~FINALE~ FOUR STRONG WINDS VIDEO SING-A-LONG with MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER   Calling all folkies and Edmonton Folk Festival friends to come together in song and spirit, to keep the tradition alive! **UPDATE!** Deadline to submit is Monday, July 27!   1.Create your video Sing on your own, sing with your family, sing with your pets,…

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Job Posting – Digital Training – Content Creator

July 10, 2020

  Job Posting – Edmonton Folk Music Festival Position: Digital Training – Content Creator Temporary Part-time from August 31 through December 18, 2020 $18/hour Reporting to the Manager of Volunteers and Assistant Manager of Volunteers, the Digital Training Content Creator will work with staff to create training video components for our volunteers. Videos will vary…

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Festival Footage!

June 17, 2020

Would you like to contribute to a piece of festival history? We’re working on a festival documentary and we’d love your help! Maybe you have some film from Goldbar in 1980? Or perhaps you shot Joni Mitchell in 1994 – let’s see what you have! For more information please contact Dave Morgan by July 1…

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