Category Archives: Festival News

Volunteer in 2014!

Thinking about volunteering for the 2014 Festival? Fantastic! Now is a great time to get your application in! Although we are still waiting for volunteers from previous years to let us know if they are returning, we place most applicants at the end of April/beginning of May. Need a little more convincing? Scroll to page 38read this »

We’re Hiring! – CLOSED

We are looking for candidates to fill summer positions in our Ticket Office and Production Office. Please read the position descriptions carefully (including the grant requirements). Feel free to contact us if you have any questions! We will be accepting applications until 5pm on Friday, March 14th. Ticket Office Coordinator (two positions available) Production Assistantread this »

Ticket Sale day change, Neko Case…

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews – Febuary 2014 We would like to give you all a quick “heads up” about a change in our Ticket Day timing. We are making a change from our tickets going on sale on June 1st, to having them always on sale the first Saturday in June – this year Juneread this »

Ticket Sale Date Change (June 7, 2014)

As of 2014, Ticket Sale day will now be on the FIRST SATURDAY OF JUNE. The lottery for in-person tickets will be held at Telus Field (Rossdale Road & 96th Ave) on June 7th, 2014. On-Line ticket sales will also be the same day. Additional details will be released as the date approaches.  Please considerread this »

James Vincent McMorrow + VENUE CHANGE for The Head and the Heart

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews – January 2014 Happy New Year! Hope you all had a lovely holiday season. The Edmonton Folk Music Festival is pleased to be partnering on the following shows in Edmonton to bring some festival favourites back to town. James Vincent McMorrow, w/ guests Presented in Partnership With JCL Productions McDougall Unitedread this »

The Head and the Heart, The Milk Carton Kids and more

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews Looking for last minute Christmas presents? How about tickets to one of these terrific shows coming up in 2014? The Edmonton Folk Music Festival in partnership with Union Events are pleased to announce: The Head and the Heart With special guest Basia Bulat Thursday, April 10th, 2014 McDougall United Church Doorsread this »

Contest closes Nov. 1st, Matt Andersen plus gigs

CONTEST closes this Friday November 1st at Noon. Be the Producer – Program one night and six sessions at the Folk Festival, win a once-in-a-lifetime backstage festival experience. To celebrate the upcoming concert featuring Emmylou Harris with Rodney Crowell plus Richard Thompson – we are running a contest! Incorporating Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell (withread this »

Emmylou Harris + Rodney Crowell, CONTEST and Brandi’s back

Edmonton Folk Festival eNews – October 2013 To celebrate a great night of music on November the 11th at the Jubilee with Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, with guest Richard Thompson, we are holding a contest. CONTEST Be the Producer – Program one night and six sessions at the Folk Festival. Incorporating Emmylou Harris andread this »

Raffle Winners – check your tickets!

Here are the winning tickets of the 2013 EFMF raffle draw: Early Bird Prizes (drawn on Saturday, August 10)1. Outdoor Adventure Package: #090342. Silver Tarp Prize Package: #06037 Main Draw (drawn on Friday, August 16)1. 4th Prize – Pentax Package: #022222. 3rd Prize – Party Prize Package: #062293. 2nd Prize – Sky Suite Package: this »

Raffle Draw

Due to the emergency evacuation, we were unable to do our raffle draws on stage. The draw will be done Friday August 16th at 11:00 am and results will be posted to our website, via social media and print media – so keep an eye out.   Good Luck!