Calgary Folk Music Festival

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Multiple dates from Thursday, July 25th to Sunday, July 28th

Event Summary

71 artists from 15 countries, eight Canadian provinces and many Indigenous cultures perform on seven stages
around the Island over four days in July.


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CFMF Artistic Director, Kerry Clark joined Windspeaker Radio to promote this year's festival



An impressive lineup of artists at the 40th Calgary Folk Music Festival was released over the spring,  with dozens of artists from around the world including Logan Staats, Belle & Sebastian, Lucius, The Strumbellas and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats.

The four-day festival will feature 71 artists and bands from July 25 to 28 at Prince's Island Park.

As part of the 40th anniversary celebrations, the festival will include a free stage with performances for anyone and everyone to attend — regardless of whether they bought a ticket.   One of the stages was moved to just outside the gates, it's a free stage that people can enjoy.

Check out the festivals website for schedules and ticket info

Here are some of the headliners set to perform at the festival's main stage.


Logan Staats


Asleep at the Wheel


Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats


The Strumbellas



Prince's Island Park
698 Eau Claire Ave SW

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The event runs from 1:00pm to 10:00pm on the following dates.
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