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39th Annual NL Folk Festival

August 7, 8 and 9, 2015

2015 NL Folk Festival

Congratulations to the Board, Staff, and Volunteers of the 39th Annual
NL Folk Festival!
As a follow-up to the Festival,
we will be holding a
Festival Debrief Session
Thursday, August 20th, 2015
Benevolent Irish Society,
30 Harvey Road, St. John’s
7 PM
We experienced many successes and challenges this year and your thoughts and feedback are welcomed – join us and share your experience!

If you are unable to attend, but would like to provide feedback, please email your thoughts to the FAS office at

Thank you all for your continued support of the Folk Festival and the Folk Arts Society. Your time is highly valued.


Recent Updates:

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

– New photos!
(added August 14-15; August 19)

Folk Night
lineup to the end of August 2015
(added July 30)

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

photo by Rick West

photo by Rick West