Festival News

THANK YOU!

July 12, 2022

You all proved to us how much you missed this magical weekend with attendance reaching 74,000 making it the second-best attended Winnipeg Folk Festival in our history! We couldn’t have…

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50/50 Raffle – Winner Announced

July 10, 2022

50/50 Raffle (Sunday) Winning Number – 0518097 Early Bird Draw (Thursday) Winning Number – 0527563 2022 Winnipeg Folk Festival Early Bird & 50/50 Raffle PURCHASE TICKETS Terms & Conditions  HOW…

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In Memoriam

July 6, 2022

The Winnipeg Folk Festival remembers friends and performers who have left us since 2019 and who left their mark on our lives.     2022 Barbara Hiebert – former staff  Bill…

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2022 Winnipeg Folk Fest Merch

July 5, 2022

Get geared up for the 2022 Festival with some fresh Festival merch. Visit the Festival Merch Store on site for hoodies, crewnecks, t-shirts, hats, kids attire, water bottles and mugs!…

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What to Know Before You Go!

June 30, 2022

We are working very hard to bring you all home after three long years, we are almost there folks! We cannot wait to welcome you all back and see your…

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National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21, 2022

Header image: “Truth” by KC Adams (2019) National Indigenous Peoples Day This year, we are recognizing National Indigenous Peoples Day by highlighting Indigenous artists at the 2022 Festival this summer.…

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Legendary Funk guitarist Leo Nocentelli Added to Lineup

June 16, 2022

Due to a recent medical condition and upon the direction of his medical professionals, Buddy Guy is unable to leave the country for the foreseeable future and has cancelled his…

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What to Expect at the 2022 Winnipeg Folk Fest

June 2, 2022

We are so excited to see all of you at Birds Hill Park in just over a month! The 47th Winnipeg Folk Festival is finally happening and we really want…

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Daytime Schedules Announced

May 19, 2022

You’ve been asking for the daytime schedules and now they’re LIVE! Use the Winnipeg Folk Fest app to favourite concerts and workshops you can’t wait to see and you’ll get…

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Tavern Lineup

May 13, 2022

We are thrilled this year to offer a completely Canadian lineup of beverages in our taverns including some local favourites! We’ll be offering beer, wine, cider and seltzers, so take…

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