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It's Survey Time!

The Folk On The Rocks team would like to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for coming out to enjoy all the Festival had to offer in 2018. We worked very hard to deliver you an amazing experience, and hope you had fun dancing, listening, and lauginging in the sun and the sand. We know we did!

As a festival, Folk On The Rocks is always looking for ways to grow or put energy into things that work well. But for us to keep doing this work to the best of our abilities, we need your feedback. 

We would appreciate if you could fill out this 2018 Folker Survey and let us know how you felt about your experience at the 2018 Festival:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/folkers2018

Surveys will close for submissions on August 17th!

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Folk On The Rocks - One of the Best Intimate Music Festivals in North America!

This just in! FOTR made the list of the 23 Best Intimate Music Festivals in North America from FlightNetwork.com! Thank you to everyone who makes this festival so special!

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Tanya Tagaq will headline Warm The Rocks!

Folk On The Rocks is excited to reveal that the powerhouse Tanya Tagaq will be headlining the Lawson Lundell Warm The Rocks party on Friday, July 20th. 

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Partner on NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts

We're really looking forward to Partner at this year's Folk On The Rocks Festival! If you haven't heard them already, check out this super cute Tiny Desk Concert they did at NPR.

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2018 Festival Schedule Live Now!

Our full 2018 Folk On The Rocks schedule is live! Find it under the Information tab and start planning your 2018 Festival! 

 

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Listen to FOTR on Cabin Radio every Monday!

Folk On The Rocks have partnered with Cabin Radio to bring you a weekly musical experience! Every Monday from 9pm to 10pm, a team member goes through a one hour playlist of their favourite songs and moments from past and upcoming Festivals. Be sure to listen in every week!

 

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Folk On The Rocks Society announce changes to Board of Directors

April 24, 2018 - The Folk On The Rocks Society would like to announce the departure of President Ryan Fequet, and Director Andrew Livingstone, effective April 23, 2018. Ashley Makohoniuk is the current Vice President and will take on the role of President until the Society’s Annual General Meeting later this year, as per article 20.4 of the Society’s bylaws.

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Tickets for the Annual Spring Thaw are live!

Come celebrate the upcoming 2018 Folk on the Rocks Music Festival with our Annual Spring Thaw! We will be getting our groove on at Shout (downstairs from Twist).

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2018 Final Festival Lineup!

The final 2018 lineup announcement for Folk On The Rocks is here! The Festival is welcoming to our stages Juno award-winning folk roots duo Whitehorse, Northern BC based indie darlings Twin Peaks, Toronto folk noir songwriter Abigail Lapell, and Juno nominated Francophone singer-songwriter Klô Pelgag presented by AFCY.

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Wave 2: FOTR 2018 Line-up

More exciting announcements! Joining the line-up the previously announced 2018 artists are 2017 Juno Award Winner William Prince, power rock sensation Partner, and 2018 Juno Nominee Nuela Charles presented by Rio Tinto Diavik Diamond Mine.

 

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