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39th Annual NL Folk Festival

August 7, 8 and 9, 2015

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

Artists interested in performing should send website links or EPK material to We will be accepting applications until February 15, 2015.

Neil Murray stage applicants (18 and under) should send a brief bio, high resolution photo and audio/video sample to

Recent Updates:

– Call for applications for the 2015
    Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Festival
   (added Jan 20)

About Us
Updated Bylaws posted
(added Oct 23)

Folk Night
lineup to the end of April 2015
(added Mar 27)

Folk Night at the Ship Pub

Young Folk at the Hall 2015

Thanks to all the musicians, hosts, facilitators, contributors and sponsors for making this year's Young Folk at the Hall another great success!

YFATH 2015 bands and program     Concert Photos


2014 NL Folk Festival
38th Annual NL Folk Festival

August 8, 9 and 10, 2014
festival website

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".