Canada Far & Wide: Grands Esprits

Canada Far & Wide: Grands Esprits Friday, August 4th, 2017  — Canmore Civic Centre — FREE ADMISSION– To celebrate Canadas 150th birthday we’re adding some special programming! We have partnered with Vancouver, Calgary, Regina and Winnipeg Folk Festivals for a special Canada 150+ project: Canada Far & Wide: Grand Esprits. This collaboratively… Continue Reading

40th Canmore Folk Festival Artist Announcement

Bruce Cockburn – www.brucecockburn.com  Whitehorse – https://www.whitehorsemusic.ca/ Blackie and the Rodeo Kings – www.blackieandtherodeokings.com  Foy Vance – http://foyvance.com Birds of Chicago – http://www.birdsofchicago.com Las Cafeteras – http://lascafeteras.com Irish Mythen – www.irishmythen.com  Oscar Lopez – https://oscar-lopez.myshopify.com Quantum Tangle – http://www.quantumtangle.com Ten Strings and a Goat Skin – http://www.tenstringsandagoatskin.com/ The Steel Wheels… Continue Reading

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2016 Raffle Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Canmore Folk Festival raffle!   WestJet- Two tickets to anywhere that WestJet flies- #934 Lorna from Calgary Canmore Folkfest-The Golden Tarp! Two passes to the 2017 festival and the right to reserve your tarp placement for the entire festival – #917 Peter from… Continue Reading

Festival App 2016

  Check out the Canmore Folk Music Festival app! The big day is here! The Canmore Folk Music Festival app has an easy-to-use interface and all of the information you need to prepare for the festival! We encourage everyone who is coming to the Canmore Folk Music Festival this year… Continue Reading

Want to be part of this crew?

It’s Not too late to volunteer for 2016! There are still opportunities to be involved with the longest running folk music festival in Alberta. For the last 39 years, we have come together with over 500 volunteers to bring the finest roots, bluegrass, world, blues and gospel music to ever-increasing… Continue Reading

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