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Wailin’ Wednesday: Are You Wearing Pink Today?

Wailin’ Wednesday: Are You Wearing Pink Today?

There were many bright spots spotted on the streets today (and in our office). These folks were donning pink as a symbol of solidarity to celebrate diversity and end bullying on this International Day of Pink.

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You Have to Hear These Artists Chris Discovered in Mexico City

You Have to Hear These Artists Chris Discovered in Mexico City

Always looking to infuse new world flavor into the Folk Fest lineup, our Artistic Director Chris Frayer headed down to Mexico City last week for the MEXIMM Mexico International Music Market.

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Good Vibes, Good Music, Good People

Good Vibes, Good Music, Good People

It felt great in The Good Will last night for the first Folk Fest Thursday. Many familiar faces showed up to the bar/venue/pizza place/coffee shop at 625 Portage Avenue and it was nice to catch up with volunteers and people we rarely run into outside of Birds Hill Park.

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New Night! Folk Fest Thursdays at The Good Will

New Night! Folk Fest Thursdays at The Good Will

We are excited to announce a new night of music and good times at The Good Will - Folk Fest Thursdays with Scott Nolan & Friends.

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Wailin’ Wednesday: Brand New Song by The Bros. Landreth

Wailin’ Wednesday: Brand New Song by The Bros. Landreth

The Bros. Landreth have had a good year. After playing the Winnipeg Folk Fest Main Stage for the first time – on opening night, no less – they blew the audience away. That audience included the one and only Bonnie Raitt.

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Wailin’ Wednesday: Weekend in Photos

Wailin’ Wednesday: Weekend in Photos

While many folks were enjoying turkey dinners Sunday night, music-lovers headed downtown to see two killer Winnipeg Folk Festival shows. The Winnipeg Free Press called the Adams’ concert “one of the best shows of the year,” while audiences at the Bombay Bicycle Club show exclaimed the same about that concert just around the corner.

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