Early Bird tickets on sale now until April 30!

Festival dates: July 6-9, 2017

Get your tickets today! It's 2017 and we're counting down the days to the festival! 

Buy Tickets

You can buy your Early Bird tickets online and over the phone 1-888-512-SHOW (7469) through Front Gate Tickets, as well as the Winnipeg Folk Festival offices (203-211 Bannatyne Avenue).

We will be using a new festival ticketing platform called Front Gate Tickets to sell our tickets for the 2017 festival. Front Gate offers you a smoother ticket buying experience with excellent service!


Q: Can I still buy festival tickets through Ticketmaster?
A: You can search for 2017 Winnipeg Folk Festival tickets and you will be automatically redirected to

Q: Why are you using Front Gate Tickets now?
A: It offers you a better, user-friendly buying experience – and we only want the best for you! Front Gate Tickets is used by hundreds of festivals in North America such as Mariposa, Bonnaroo and Austin City Limits Music Festival.  

Q: Can I still buy Winnipeg Folk Festival concert tickets through Ticketmaster?
A: Yes! All year-round concert tickets are still bought through Ticketmaster, as usual, and in-person at the Winnipeg Folk Festival office. Only the 2017 summer festival tickets are purchased through Front Gate Tickets.

Layaway Plan

If paying for your ticket with a layaway plan is more convenient for you, we have you covered! 

Deposit - 40% upon purchase
Payment 1 - 30% due 05/15/17
Payment 2 (final) - 30% due 06/15/17

*Layaway Plan subject to a non-refundable $10 fee. Purchaser must agree to the Layaway Plan Terms & Conditions, including default policy found at the checkout at Front Gate Tickets. 

Tickets are Available at Early Bird Prices Until April 30

4-day ticket (adult) - $199
4-day ticket (youth/senior) - $130

4-day ticket with Festival Camping (adult) - $274
4-day ticket with Festival Camping (youth/senior) - $205

4-day ticket with Quiet Camping (adult) - $234
4-day ticket with Quiet Camping (youth/senior) - $165

1-day ticket for Thursday (adult) - $63
1-day ticket for Thursday (youth/senior) - $48

1-day ticket for Friday/Saturday/Sunday (adult) - $83
1-day ticket for Friday/Saturday/Sunday (youth/senior) - $63

Children 12 and under get in FREE! Families are the heart of the Winnipeg Folk Festival community. Many fans grew up at the Folk Fest as children of our founding generation in the 70s and 80s and we want to keep the tradition of family alive. So there will be no charge for children 12 and under when accompanied by an adult, even if they’re camping!

Children are 12 and under, youth 13 to 17, and senior is 65 and up. 

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