The 4th Annual Kingsville Folk Music Festival featuring top folk music performers takes place at Lakeside Park on August 11-13, 2017.
The first of its kind southwest of London, Kingsville Folk Music Festival showcases international, national and regional performers in a variety of styles within the folk genre.
Headlining the event is The Cowboy Junkies, a band hailing from Toronto, Ontario, Canada who formed in 1985. Since debuting, they have released 18 studio albums and become one of the most influential and respected alt-country bands of all time.
The 3 day ticketed, family friendly, outdoor music celebration, boasts 5 stages, including 3 daytime session stages, children’s stage and evening main stage, with performances by more than 30 award winning and up and coming regional, national and international performers. The Family Stomping Ground hosts numerous children’s activities including face-painting as well as musical performances by Magoo, Abridged Opera and Jangles The Clown. Children 16 years of age and under are admitted FREE.
The Kingsville Folk Music Festival kicks off opening ceremonies on Friday at 6:00 pm and close Sunday at 11:00pm
Ticket Pricing & Information:
Weekend Passes are Adults $95 plus taxes & fees
Students and Seniors $85 plus taxes & fees
DAY OF SHOW & DOOR PRICES:
FRIDAY $40 plus taxes & fees
SATURDAY $60 plus taxes & fees
SUNDAY $50 plus taxes & fees
16 and under FREE ENTRY with ADULT (12 and under must be accompanied by an adult).
For more information or to get your tickets call 1-800-838-300 or 519-997-7777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kingsvillefolkfest.org
Formed in 2012, the Sun Parlour Folk Music Society exists to promote the live performance of folk music and to establish and maintain cultural activities among its members and the community at large. The SPFMS presents the annual Kingsville Folk Music Festival the 2nd weekend of August as well as a several concert series each year. A portion of the proceeds from the Festival are designated for The MAY FUNd (Music and Arts for Youth) to enrich the lives of youth in the region through access to arts and cultural education and mentorship.