Songwriter’s Workshop With MBF

Do you want to play on stage at the Canmore Folk Festival with Michael Bernard Fitzgerald (MBF), Festival Friday, August 2? Want to attend a free song-writing workshop with MBF in June?   The Canmore Folk Festival has partnered with MBF to present a song-writing workshop in June (date TBA)…. Continue Reading

Vendors, sign up now!

The Canmore Folk Festival is excited to announce that applications for vendors are now live! Each year we welcome thousands of patrons each day, ten to fifteen food vendors, fifty to sixty artisan vendors all over the August long weekend in majestic Canmore! Applications are open now till April 15th and successful… Continue Reading

We’re Hiring – Be part of the 2019 team!

The Canmore Folk Music Festival is the longest running folk music festival in Alberta and one of its finest. We have an excellent opportunity for an organized, ambitious and responsible individual to join our team in a term role from approximately February 18 to October 18, 2019.    Reporting to the… Continue Reading

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2018 Raffle Winners

2018 Canmore Folk Festival Raffle Ticket Winners Westjet Flight: Joe G. ticket #0345 Golden Tarp: Mike G. ticket #0663 Alpine Helicopter Tour: Dana S. ticket #0493 Canmore River Adventures Family Tour: Audrey M. ticket #0912 Long & McQuade Parlour Guitar: Craig O. ticket #0360 Bottle of Wild Life Vodka &… Continue Reading

Safety at the Canmore Folk Festival

Canmore Folk Music Festival Safety Info The Canmore Folk Music Festival staff and volunteers have the safety and security of our festival patrons as a priority throughout the weekend. We continuously monitor the weather and all activities on site. In the event of a major incident on the festival site,… Continue Reading

Hijinx Family Area

Hi Jinx Family Area   Hijinx and the CFMF are proud to bring back our amazing family area! Read on to learn all about what we have to offer in 2018 !!! Alberta Parks  Alberta Parks has a crew of enthusiastic and talented park interpreters who bring nature to life with music, drama… Continue Reading

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Pancake Breakfast

Pancake Breakfast Mon/Aug 6 Join us for a FREE pancake breakfast & live music Monday, August 6th from 8:00 -10:30 a.m.   Details: 7 Ave, between Main Street and 7 Street (right beside Miner’s Union Hall) Cash donations accepted for the Canmore Folk Festival Scholarship Fund & the Bow Valley… Continue Reading

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Festival App 2018

  Download the Canmore Folk Music Festival app! The Canmore Folk Music Festival app has an easy-to-use interface and all of the information you need to prep for the festival! We encourage everyone who is coming to the Folk Festival to download the app on their phone to help make… Continue Reading

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Fest By Bike // Contest

Fest By Bike // Contest The Canmore Folk Festival is pleased to partner with the Canmore Community Cruisers again to offer onsite secure bike parking. This makes it even more convenient and enjoyable to GO BY BIKE to Centennial Park. Enjoy the fabulous mountain scenery and local vibe as you… Continue Reading