Winnipeg Folk Festival

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The Winnipeg Folk Festival is a nonprofit charitable organization with an annual summer folk music festival held in Birds Hill Provincial Park, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.wikipedia
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Winnipeg

Winnipeg, ManitobaWinnipeg, CanadaWinnipeg, MB
The Winnipeg Folk Festival is a nonprofit charitable organization with an annual summer folk music festival held in Birds Hill Provincial Park, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
This multicultural city hosts numerous annual festivals, including the Festival du Voyageur, the Winnipeg Folk Festival, the Jazz Winnipeg Festival, the Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival, and Folklorama.

Mitch Podolak

Begun by Mitch Podolak, Colin Gorrie, and Ava Kobrinsky in 1974 as a celebration of Winnipeg's centennial, the festival itself has grown into an event exceeding 70,000 attendees to the festival annually.
With CBC as a resource base, Podolak helped found the Winnipeg Folk Festival in 1974, serving as the artistic director with Ava Kobrinsky and Colin Gorrie.

Birds Hill Provincial Park

The Winnipeg Folk Festival is a nonprofit charitable organization with an annual summer folk music festival held in Birds Hill Provincial Park, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Every July since 1974, the park has been the site of the Winnipeg Folk Festival.

Manitoba

MBManitoba, CanadaProvince of Manitoba
The Winnipeg Folk Festival is a nonprofit charitable organization with an annual summer folk music festival held in Birds Hill Provincial Park, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The inaugural Winnipeg Folk Festival was held in 1974 as a one-time celebration to mark Winnipeg's 100th anniversary.

Canada

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The Winnipeg Folk Festival is a nonprofit charitable organization with an annual summer folk music festival held in Birds Hill Provincial Park, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Bluegrass music

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Celtic music

CelticCeltic folkCeltic folk music
There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Blues

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Indie folk

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Americana (music)

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Folk rock

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

French-Canadian music

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Singer-songwriter

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There is a large variety of music at the festival, including bluegrass, Celtic, blues, roots, indie folk, Americana, folk rock, French Canadian, contemporary singer-songwriters, and a variety of children's performers.

Australia

AUSAustralianCommonwealth of Australia
The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Colombia

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The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Iceland

IcelandicISLRepublic of Iceland
The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Ireland

IrishIRLisland of Ireland
The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Mexico

MexicanMéxicoMEX
The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Netherlands

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The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Niger

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The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

United Kingdom

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The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

United States

AmericanU.S.USA
The Winnipeg Folk Festival hosts over 70 artists annually from nearly 10 different countries including Australia, Colombia, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Niger, United Kingdom and more with the majority of the acts coming from Canada and the United States.

Bahamas (musician)

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The festival showcases several genres every summer, past performers include Bahamas, Barenaked Ladies, Blue Rodeo, Brandi Carlile, Bruce Cockburn, City and Colour, Courtney Barnett, Death Cab for Cutie, Elle King, Feist, Great Big Sea, Half Moon Run, Jason Mraz, Kacey Musgraves, k.d. lang, K'naan, Natalie MacMaster, Passenger, Sheryl Crow, The Shins, Stan Rogers and The Strumbellas.

Barenaked Ladies

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The festival showcases several genres every summer, past performers include Bahamas, Barenaked Ladies, Blue Rodeo, Brandi Carlile, Bruce Cockburn, City and Colour, Courtney Barnett, Death Cab for Cutie, Elle King, Feist, Great Big Sea, Half Moon Run, Jason Mraz, Kacey Musgraves, k.d. lang, K'naan, Natalie MacMaster, Passenger, Sheryl Crow, The Shins, Stan Rogers and The Strumbellas.

Blue Rodeo

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The festival showcases several genres every summer, past performers include Bahamas, Barenaked Ladies, Blue Rodeo, Brandi Carlile, Bruce Cockburn, City and Colour, Courtney Barnett, Death Cab for Cutie, Elle King, Feist, Great Big Sea, Half Moon Run, Jason Mraz, Kacey Musgraves, k.d. lang, K'naan, Natalie MacMaster, Passenger, Sheryl Crow, The Shins, Stan Rogers and The Strumbellas.