Earth Day 2024

Happy Earth Week! The Winnipeg Folk Festival is so proud to keep it green not only at our summer Festival but also year-round at our offices and events. We work hard to keep our environmental footprint as small as possible and that remains a major goal for our organization. In 2023, with the help of…

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Hawksley Workman

Hawksley Workman is a multi-talented singer-songwriter who has won a JUNO Award and has been certified Gold Record. His music career spans from his indie debut in 1999 to chart-topping singles in 2020. Hawksley’s work ranges from major-label international hits to indie releases deeply rooted in Canadiana. He has a collection of 17 solo records…

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Nick Lowe & Ron Sexsmith

Renowned producer and songwriter, Nick Lowe, and three-time Juno-award winner, Ron Sexsmith, will be taking the stage at Burton Cummings Theatre. Known for their wit, musical excellence, and extensive catalogs, this is a show you won’t want to miss. Mark your calendars and join us for a memorable night of music! Nick Lowe Nick Lowe…

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Postponed – Allison Russell with Aysanabee

Postponed due to weather, hold on to your tickets until further notice. Allison Russell’s second album, The Returner, is a powerful expression of Black liberation and self-respect. Recorded with an all-female musical collective called The Rainbow Coalition, the album showcases Allison’s immense talent and features special guests Brandi Carlile, Brandy Clark, and Hozier. With a…

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Jeremie Albino with Benjamin Dakota Rogers

Jeremie Albino’s grainy ballads are inflected with a joyous tenor that has found him a distinct space in the world of Americana, folk, blues, and country. Reimagining the image of the lonesome wanderer, his music is rooted in the instant when everyone in a room experiences the same moment in a multitude of different ways—embodying…

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2023 Winnipeg Folk Fest Tickets On Sale Now!

2023 Winnipeg Folk Fest Tier 1 tickets are ON SALE NOW! Join us at beautiful Birds Hill Provincial Park from July 6-9, 2023 for four incredible days of music, camping and fun with your folk family. Huge thank you to Roberta Landreth for all her hard work on this ADORABLE artwork! Tickets are available online…

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What to Know Before You Go!

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 smiling faces enjoying music, the outdoors and each other’s company! This is your friendly reminder that if you haven’t got your tickets yet make sure…

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Winnipeg Folk Festival Welcomes Little Brown Jug

  We are so excited to announce our new partnership with Little Brown Jug for the 2022 Winnipeg Folk Festival! When all you wonderful folkies return to Birds Hill Park this summer, you’ll be able to enjoy Little Brown Jug products on tap at all festival taverns including the newly named “Little Brown Jug Tavern”…

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