Festival News

2018 Prairie Outdoor Exhibition

April 24, 2018

Art at Folk Fest comes in all shapes and forms – from the music on stage to the creative wardrobe of the crowd – we welcome it all! We are especially proud of the wonderful art installations that are part of our Prairie Outdoor Exhibition. This year we have some returning artists, who will be…

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2018 Art & Animation Projects

April 17, 2018

The Art & Animation Program is unique to the Festival Campground. Each year we take submissions for various art projects in hopes of bringing them to life in the campground. This year we’ve brought back some festival favourites and added some awesome new projects! We will be rolling out 6 per week for the next…

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2018 Winnipeg Folk Fest Lineup Announcement

March 7, 2018

The wait is over folks, here is our full 2018 Winnipeg Folk Fest Lineup! To learn more about our artists head over to our performers page and if you are ready to purchase your tickets head on over to Front Gate Tickets! 

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Winnipeg Folk Festival food vendors

2018 Food Vendors Announced

March 1, 2018

 

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Winnipeg Folk Festival Receives Clearwater Award

February 15, 2018

Last night, the Winnipeg Folk Festival was named the recipient of the 2018 Clearwater Award at the International Folk Music Awards held in Kansas City, Missouri. This honour is given to a festival that prioritizes environmental stewardship and demonstrates public leadership in sustainable event production. The International Folk Music Awards are the premier presentation of folk music…

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Winnipeg Folk Festival handmade village

2018 Hand-Made Village Artisans

February 7, 2018

Folk music festivals have a longstanding history of fostering the craft of traditional folk art. Our Hand-Made Village offers wares from the best collection of crafters and artisans you’ll find anywhere. Inspired instruments, clothing, art, crafts and jewelry, all together in a village at our festival. 40 – Aeliosdesign by Katerina Pappas Website | Facebook | Instagram Modern hand-crafted eco-luxury jewelry…

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Volunteer Registration is LIVE!

January 12, 2018

Interested in a volunteer position with the Winnipeg Folk Festival this year? Now’s the time to let us know! We want volunteering at the Winnipeg Folk Festival to be something you love to do. By doing what you love, you can inspire and awaken the hearts of others to do the same. Not only are we excited…

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Enjoy the 2017 Folk Fest Wrap Video

September 28, 2017

Relive highlights of the magic that was the 2017 Winnipeg Folk Fest!

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