Folk Fest

The Annual Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Festival


The NL Folk Festival will return on July 12-14th, 2024!

Early Bird weekend passes are officially sold out! All other ticketing options will be available on March 1st, 2024 at 12:00 PM.

Keep checking back for more announcements & information on this year’s festival, including the great daytime programming and more headliners!

In case you haven’t heard the news…

One of our headliners for the 48th Annual NL Folk Festival this summer is the incredible Emmylou Harris!! And if you’re looking for some great NL music, you won’t want to miss The Ennis Sisters!

We’re beyond excited for this summer, and we know you are too. Follow along on our social media as we continue to announce stellar acts coming to Bannerman Park this July!

Children ages 12 & under get free admission when accompanied by an adult. Free child tickets must be reserved in advance at time of Adult/Senior purchase. Limit of two free child tickets per Adult/Senior ticket holder.

PAYMENT METHODS: We prefer Visa/MasterCard/Debit for Festival admission and drink tickets. Payment methods within the site vary according to each vendor, though there is no ATM on site.

ALL SALES ARE FINAL: Ticket sales close one hour before the end of each session and only those with valid tickets will be admitted after that time.

SITE MAP: Click Here for Map

WEATHER: The Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Festival will take place RAIN or SHINE.

TICKETS: Ticket purchases are non refundable.

DEVICES: Cameras (anything with a detachable lens) and audio recording devices are not permitted.

CANNABIS: Please note it is illegal to consume cannabis products in public spaces, including the Festival.

ANIMALS/PETS: Only certified service animals are allowed onsite.

LAWN CHAIRS: Bring your own lawn chair for seating in concert area, but please note the areas designated for low rise lawn chairs, standing and dancing.

FOOD AND BEVERAGES: We have a variety of food and beverage vendors onsite and beer & wine is available in the licensed area.

You may bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages into the festival however we request that beverages be in sealed, plastic containers only. No glass please.

We have a public water filling station near the Military Road exit and we encourage you to bring your water bottles and stay hydrated with some of the best quality water in North America!

VENDING AT THE FESTIVAL: Only vendors that have been approved by the Festival and regulatory agencies are permitted at the event. The application form is found on our “contact” page. Audience solicitation and marketing is not permitted.

LOST AND FOUND: Lost & Found is located at the NLFAS Booth. If item doesn’t turn up, please contact us after the event as we usually end up with something!

EMERGENCY EXITS: Upon arrival at the festival site, we encourage you to take a moment and note the applicable exits and First Aid locations. In the case of site evacuation, patrons are asked to leave the park via the nearest exit and await updates at the Muster Point (Moo Moos parking lot).

Julie Vogt
Mary Beth Waldram
Nicole Falle
Cathy Best
Jules Helweg-Larsen