Folk Festival Society

Folk Festival Society

Founded in 1980 as part of a celebration of Alberta’s 75th anniversary, and held at Prince’s Island Park since its inception, the Calgary Folk Music Festival is organized by the not-for-profit Folk Festival Society of Calgary. 

Mission and vision

The Folk Festival Society of Calgary’s vision is to enhance our community’s quality of life through the celebration of music from diverse cultural traditions. Our mission is to creatively engage audiences and artists in live music experiences through unique approaches.


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Artist Archive

Concert Archives