Category Archives: Festival News

Office Closure and Lost & Found

The festival office will be closed from August 23 until September 3rd. Lost and Found will be held until the end of September and will then be donated to charity. Have a wonderful end of summer season and enjoy some new music along the way!

2014 Raffle Winners – Check your tickets!

Here are the winning numbers for the 2014 EFMF raffle draw: Early Bird Draw (Saturday, August 9th): Nikon Package – #6766 Silver Tarp – #9662 Main Draw (Sunday, August 10th): Party Prize – #10063 Guitar Package – #3919 Sky Suite Package – #12819 Flight Package – #3710 Golden Tarp – #12020 Congratulations to this year’sread this »

FAVA TV: Edmonton’s Online Arts Television teams up with the Edmonton Folk Music Festival and the Edmonton Journal.

 FAVA TV is thrilled to be working with the Edmonton Folk Music Festival (EMFF) and the Edmonton Journal this summer.  We’ll be heading over to the EFMF  grounds to give online viewers an exclusive opportunity to access some of the amazing talent gracing Stage 6 from Friday, August 8th – Sunday August 10th.  We willread this »

Volunteer Badge Pick up

We are one week away! Please make sure you have contacted your coordinator if you were unable to make it to your meeting. A reminder that coordinators are responsible for your shift schedules, and we do not have that information at our office. If your crew meeting has passed and you were unable to attend,read this »

Folk Festival Love Connections <3

Did you meet your partner at the festival?  We know there are more than a few of you out there who met the love of your life on Gallagher Hill and we are looking for you.  We’d like to gather you all together on the festival weekend for some photographs and to share your stories.read this »

Schedule changes – Lucius to CLOSE mainstage on Friday

We have made a couple of changes to the 2014 EFMF performer line up and schedule. Lucius will now be closing out the mainstage on Friday night. Full main stage schedule for that evening will now be as follows:8:30 – Imelda May9:30 – Los Lobos10:30 – James Vincent McMorrow11:35 – Lucius We have also added theread this »

EFMF Tickets are now sold out; Seniors still available

Tickets to 35th Edmonton Folk Music Festival are now sold out  All weekend passes and all individual day passes for Adults and Youth to the 2014 Edmonton Folk Music Festival are sold out. There are still tickets available for Seniors. There have been some changes to the lineup and schedules: •          Leon Redbone has hadread this »

Ticket Update June 12, 4pm.

Just a quick email to let everyone know that at this time there are only about 200  4-day passes available and we expect that we might sell out by the end of day tomorrow. If you, or anyone you know, plans to get tickets for this year’s festival (and has not already done so) pleaseread this »

Volunteer Opportunities for 2014

Are you interested in volunteering at Edmonton Folk Fest 2014? Although most of our volunteer crews are full and have waiting lists, we are still accepting new volunteer applications here.  We are currently recruiting for the following volunteer crews: 1. Nighthawks This crew is responsible for overnight security of the festival site during the build,read this »

Important Ticket Update

There are still 4-day passes, as well as some Friday single day tickets available via Ticketmaster (1-855-985-5000 or ticketmaster.ca ). At this time we anticipate that there may be tickets left by Monday morning, at which time we will also sell tickets through our office – in person or by phone 780-429-1999, or 780-429-1899. –read this »