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 »

Fundraiser for Kirby and more shows announced

Upcoming Shows around town: Please come out in support of long time pillar of the Edmonton music scene, Kirby, as she begins her fight.https://www.facebook.com/events/511651872295885/?fref=ts Be Here Now – A Benefit For Kirby Tuesday June 10- MC Holger Petersen with performances by Dana Wylie Tim Koslo Lionel Rault & friends Stew Kirkwood Scotty Hills Front Porchread this »

2014 EFMF Media Conference

We will be announcing the full performer line up at our media conference on Wednesday May 28th. Line up will then be posted here on the website. Only main stage schedule is finalized, session stage schedule will not be final until later in the summer months. Stay tuned here for updates and links to helpread this »