Blog

Getting Creative in the Festival Camground

Getting Creative in the Festival Camground

Immersing yourself in nature and music is bound to get your creative juices flowing. Take time to express yourself during the festival at these unique campground animators!

> Continue Reading
Thankful Thursday: Proud to Partner with Bike Winnipeg & WRENCH

Thankful Thursday: Proud to Partner with Bike Winnipeg & WRENCH

In less than two weeks time, many of you will be joining us as we embark down the 59’ in our ever-popular Bike Ride to Site. We are incredibly fortunate to have a festival site close enough to the city to give people the travel options of bus, car and bike. This year, we are excited and grateful to partner with the WRENCH and Bike Winnipeg to make sure that those who do travel by bike are given the support they need throughout the weekend.

> Continue Reading
How Buying a Water Cup at Folk Fest Pays Forward

How Buying a Water Cup at Folk Fest Pays Forward

Did you know that 780 million people live without access to clean drinking water?

> Continue Reading
Play in the Festival Campground

Play in the Festival Campground

Grab some friends you camp with, or make some new ones at the many projects designed to get you and your fellow campers in some friendly competition! Folk Fest Glow Blowing is a 10-pin game played with smaller balls during the day – perfect for the kids! – then with full-sized balls at night.

> Continue Reading
Meet Up In the Festival Campground

Meet Up In the Festival Campground

The festival site and campground area are very busy, and with so much to see and do, it’s easy to lose track of your friends and family. Luckily, several Campground Art & Animation sites are specially designed to be meeting spaces where you can kick back and maybe get to know new folks, too!

> Continue Reading
Winnipeg Folk Festival Providing Employable Skills to Volunteers

Winnipeg Folk Festival Providing Employable Skills to Volunteers

Congratulations are in order for the 19 new volunteers who have graduated from the Winnipeg Folk Festival’s security guard training program! These members of our community now have the skills and qualifications to both provide security to the summer festival and seek employment as security guards.

> Continue Reading