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Your Canmore Folk Fest Transportation Guide For The 2023 Festival

There is nothing that brings us more joy than providing an amazing lineup of folk music for the thousands of people who attend our event each year. However, our audience members must first get to Centennial Park in downtown Canmore, which is becoming increasingly complex to navigate. Below we have put… Continue Reading

Canmore Folk Music Festival appoints Jenna Klein-Waller as Executive Director

The Canmore Folk Music Festival is pleased to announce the appointment of Jenna Klein-Waller as its new Executive Director. Jenna will lead operations and artistic programming for our organization. She is a senior arts leader with over 15 years of progressive experience developing and managing multi-disciplinary arts programs, festivals, and… Continue Reading

Dancing, Just Like The Bear

Saturday and Sunday evening the last act is meant to get you up and shaking your tail feathers or “Bear Butt”. Here are the “Bear Necessities” so you know what’s up!   If you place your tarp in front of the designated line (within 30 feet from the stage) your tarp space is yours until… Continue Reading

We Are Hiring!

The Canmore Folk Music Festival is one of the oldest music festivals in Alberta, celebrating our 45th anniversary in 2022. Our signature event is the three-day music festival presented annually over the long weekend in August with attendance of over five thousand people per day. We recently held one of… Continue Reading