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Wailin’ Wednesday: A Few Reasons To Watch the Americana Honors & Awards Tonight

Wailin’ Wednesday: A Few Reasons To Watch the Americana Honors & Awards Tonight

The Americana Honors & Awards show will air tonight and has us reminiscing about all the darn good Americana we heard at the festival this summer thanks to the likes of Jason Isbell, Liz Longley, Marlon Williams, Shakey Graves and The Tillers.

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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!

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Guest Blog: Volunteering for Folk Fest is a Home Run!

Guest Blog: Volunteering for Folk Fest is a Home Run!

By: Mel Marginet

Growing up, I never experienced the Winnipeg Folk Fest. The summer pilgrimage to share a day or weekend with family and friends, playing in the Family Area, falling asleep under the stars with music playing on the Main Stage – I have many friends who tell these stories, but this was not my experience as a child.

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Wailin’ Wednesday: You and #AssiniboineCUcares on Earth Day

Wailin’ Wednesday: You and #AssiniboineCUcares on Earth Day

We love Earth Day and applaud all the good folks who honour the Earth every day.

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Wailin’ Wednesday: Record Store Day–April 18

Wailin’ Wednesday: Record Store Day–April 18

Fun fact: There are independently owned music stores celebrating Record Store Day this Saturday on every continent except Antarctica.

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A Festival for the Rest of Y’all

A Festival for the Rest of Y’all

“There’s a feeling you get, a warmth of being, when you are in the company of like-minded people, a sense of belonging; of community.”

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