It's the Vancouver Folk Music Festival's 40th year - and you want to be there! Don't miss a minute of the event that Georgia Straight readers have voted Best Local Music Festival for five years in a row.
The 40th Vancouver Folk Music Festival runs July 13-16 with over 65 amazing folk, roots and world music acts from more than 20 countries. See Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, 3 X Grammy-winner Shawn Colvin, Rhiannon Giddens from the Carolina Chocolate Drops, The Revivalists, Kathleen Edwards, Barenaked Ladies, John K. Samson & The Winter Wheat, Bahamas, women's music pioneer, Ferron, Haiti's Chouk Bwa Libète, L.A.'s La Santa Cecilia, Korrontzi from Spain's Basque Country, Congo's Mbongwana Star and much more! The festival also features the Little Folks Village, Artisan Market, Folk Bazaar, Community Village, Francophone Jam Tent and an international Food Area with a wide array of delicious options.
Children 12 and under are free. Info and tickets: the festival.bc.ca
One pair of all-weekend passes to the festival from July 13-16 at Jericho Beach.
This contest has ended.
Contest Deadline: Wednesday, June 21, 3:00 am
Winner(s) will be contacted either by phone or email.