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Blog posts in December 2015.

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Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store Closing Its Doors

Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store Closing Its Doors

After much deliberation, the Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store will close its doors on December 31. With the change in music-buying trends, we’ve seen declining revenues over the past few years and have made the difficult decision to say goodbye to the store at the corner of Albert and Bannatyne and focus on what we do best – presenting live music in our community.

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Art and Animation in the Festival Campground

Art and Animation in the Festival Campground

It’s no secret that the Festival Campground is magical place. For five days every July, thousands of us gather in that big, green field in Birds Hill Park to connect with each other, create and dance to music, and commune with nature.

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Today is Giving Tuesday – A Chance to Give Back

Today is Giving Tuesday – A Chance to Give Back

Without the support of sponsors and donors, we cannot deliver the festival experience you have come to expect from us. It takes a great deal of time, with many dedicated people and resources, to build our community within Birds Hill Park each year that includes talented artists from around the world, diverse and delicious food, cool, clean water – and those precious port-a-potties around every corner.

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