The Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Arts Society is BEYOND excited to be presenting Equinor’s Newfound Talent Contest Finale at the Majestic Theatre in St. John’s on June 27th, 2024. Doors open at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7:00pm. This event will have FREE ADMISSION, so we invite you all to come and celebrate the massive amount of young talent our province holds! Although admission is free, a ticket is still required due to venue capacity – so please visit the Majestic Theatre Box Office or contact them via email or phone call at boxoffice@majestictheatrehill.com or (709) 753-4900

Join us for a very special Songs & Yarns with the Larry Foley Trio as we kick off a week full of folky festivities!

Let’s get crafty! Bring your work-in-progress and a buddy for the most wholesome experience that brings folk music and art together! From 7-9pm at The Legion, $15 + hst & fees.

This event is a part of the 48th Annual NL Folk Festival Expansion, bringing folks arts outside the park all festival week long from July 8th-14th.

Let’s get Folk’d Up!

Gather round for a scuff and a pint as we launch this year’s Quidi Vidi Folk’d Up Beer! Music provided by the High & Lonesome, it’s sure to be a grand ol time!

This event is a part of the 48th Annual NL Folk Festival Expansion, bringing folks arts outside the park all festival week long from July 8th-14th.

Back by popular demand, it’s Song’s & Yarns! We are bringing the ARTS back to the Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Arts Society with a good ol’ knitters night out the FIRST TUESDAY of every month, starting February 6th. From 7-9pm at Bannerman Brewing (upstairs!) join us for crafts with music by The Salt Beef Junkies. Knitting legend Shirley Anne Scott will be present to help you out and provide tips for any new knitters, and feel free to bring along whatever crafty project you are working on as you sip and chat! Cover fee is $10

We are pleased to be offering our Young Folk at the Hall program in Twillingate from March 21st to 24th! This program was started by Fergus O’ Byrne to provide an opportunity for young musicians to meet and share in the fun of playing music together and it has been an invaluable part of the cultural development of young artists over the last 20 plus years.

For more information regarding the program and concert and to register, click more info!

Join us for a knitter’s night out! This month’s Songs & Yarns will have music provided by Arthur O’Brien of The Navigators, so you’ll want plenty of drinks to wet your whistle and sing along to some NL favourites! Bring your crafty work-in-progress and sip’n’stitch with friends!

Songs & Yarns May edition has music provided by the phenomenal Karla Pilgrim! Join us at Bannerman Brewing Co. on May 7th from 7-9pm for our VERY well-recieved monthly folk arts craft sesh! We know you need a night out with your craft crew, so this is the event for YOU! Bring your work in progress and enjoy some brews and music. Knitting legend Shirley Anne Scott will be on site for all your knitting needs!

Please note that this event has been postponed due to weather, and the new date will be February 13th @ 7pm.