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39th Annual NL Folk Festival

August 7, 8 and 9, 2015

2015 NL Folk Festival

The 39th Annual Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival will be held August 7, 8 and 9, 2015 in Bannerman Park.

The 2015 Festival website is online at

Volunteer Registration
is now open!

The NL Folk Festival would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of the hundreds of volunteers who join us each year. Click the link below to register...

NL Folk Festival - Volunteer Page

Sponsorship and Ad Opportunities - 39th Annual NL Folk Festival

As we build up momentum for this year's folk festival, we also have a number of exciting sponsorship and web advertising opportunities to offer. The folk festival website gets an incredible amount of traffic in the months leading up to the event.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival, or interested in purchasing an online ad, please get in touch with us at or (709) 576-8508.

Recent Updates:

About Us
list of FAS Lifetime Achievement Award
(added July 13)

Folk Night
lineup to the end of July 2015
(added June 26)

The mandate of the Folk Arts Society is to "produce arts festivals for the purpose of education and advancing the public's understanding and appreciation of Newfoundland and Labrador folk arts and to educate artists through participation in such festivals and related workshops; and to educate the public in folk arts through performances in public places and seminars".

Folk Night at the Ship Pub

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Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society

July 16, 2015

The Semi-Annual General Meeting for the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society will be held at the Benevolent Irish Society at 30 Harvey Road, commencing at 7:00 PM.

We will be presenting the audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2014.

If you have not renewed your membership yet, payment of membership fees for 2015 and 2016 will be welcomed.

photo by Rick West

photo by Rick West