Daytime Schedules Announced

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 notified when those shows are about to start. Download the app in the App Store or Google Play. Check out some of the daytime concerts…

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COVID-19 Update

Last updated May 12, 2022 The Winnipeg Folk Festival will no longer require proof of vaccination for audience members to attend the 2022 Festival.   This decision was made after carefully considering feedback from our community, the size of the outdoor space, changes in public health orders and to be consistent with industry standards at live…

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The Rural Alberta Advantage

The Rise, the new EP from The Rural Alberta Advantage, is the first word in a conversation, the first step on a new, unkept trail. It’s the beginning of a new era for the Toronto trio, and the first of three pieces in a year-long puzzle, which will be constructed over three separate releases.

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CANCELLED – Boy & Bear

To all our US and Canadian friends, due to a change in our album recording and release timelines we’ve had to make the really tough decision of cancelling our upcoming September headline tour. To the many of you that had already purchased tickets thanks so much for your support, you’ll be able to obtain a full refund from point of purchase. We look forward to sharing more new music with you in the next couple of months and getting back over to tour and see you all as soon as we can.

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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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Frazey Ford

On her third album U kin B the Sun , Vancouver-based singer/songwriter Frazey Ford inhabits an entire world of shapeshifting rhythm, elevating every beat and groove with the subtle magnetism of her mesmerizing voice. With its graceful collision of soul and psychedelia and sometimes ’70s funk, it’s a body of work that invites both self-reflection and wildly joyful movement, and ultimately sparks a quiet transcendence.

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Shakey Graves – SOLD OUT

The prehistory of Shakey Graves exists in two overstuffed folders. Inside them, artifacts document an immense era
of anonymous DIY creativity, from 2007 through 2010 – the three years before Roll The Bones came out and
changed his life.

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