Canmore Folk Music Festival – Cancellation

Folkies, After much deliberation and consultation with our governing bodies, it is with heavy hearts that we are announcing the cancellation of the 2021 Canmore Folk Festival.  We are as heartbroken as you are.   Although many things are looking positive, there’s still too much uncertainty and risk for us to plan a full in-person event. When weighing… Continue Reading

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Happy Holidays from the Canmore Folk Festival Team

  As we approach the holiday season, it’s an excellent time for reflection on the year that passed. I think we stand with everyone when we say “goodbye and good riddance to 2020”.    On April 21st, we announced the cancellation of the 2020 festival. Shattered and disappointed, we immediately… Continue Reading

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Steve and Coco’s Secret Fort – November 17th 2020

Join Steve Poltz and Coco Love Alcorn on November 17th, 2020 @ 7pm MT  (6pm west coast, 9pm Toronto) for a special night of music, laughs and forts. Hang on to your hats folks because this is a show you don’t want to miss. Lots of spontaneity, gaiety, schmayety, and laughter…. Continue Reading

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Retro Reel Playlist

  Take a trip back to the early days of the Canmore Folk Festival, with selected artists from 1978 -1999     Sit back and relax as you’re guided on a musical journey through 3 decades of performers who graced the stage of the CFMF. Enjoy the likes of Valdy,… Continue Reading

Folk Fest 2020: ‘Caught On Paws’ T-Shirt Contest 

Folk Fest 2020: ‘Caught On Paws’ T-Shirt Contest    Hey, folkies! Can you believe it’s almost that time? Festival week is rapidly approaching and we want to make sure you have all of the details on how to get involved, near or far. For years folkies have been sporting Canmore… Continue Reading

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2020 (paused)Canmore Folk Festival T-Shirt

  We’re gearing up for a different summer than we’re used to, to say the least. But that doesn’t mean that we can’t keep old traditions alive. While the Canmore Folk Music Festival has been a huge part of summer in the Bow Valley for 42 years now, we made… Continue Reading

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