Regina Folk Festival in Victoria Park

One of Saskatchewan’s best summer events is almost here, Regina Folk Festival!

Every year, Regina Folk Festival boasts amazing artists, delicious food and an atmosphere that’s hard to beat and this year is no exception! With performances by Ruth B, The Dead South, Colter Wall and the Blind Boys of Alabama to name a few, the RFF is a must-attend event! And that’s just the tip of the iceberg, check out the Festival website for the full list of remarkable artists!

The Dead South leaning on a wooden fence and Ruth B photo head shot

This year marks the festival’s 50th anniversary! To celebrate, this year’s festival will also host some Special 50th Projects including, Silence is Golden. Taking place before the main festival on Thursday, August 8, join the band Close Talker to experience a new way of listening to music as you journey through their Immersion 3D – 306 Tour. Tickets went on sale May 15th so be sure to act fast!

No matter your schedule, there are ticket options to meet your needs. Weekend passes allow you entry to the main stage performances for all three nights or choose an individual pass for the night that works best for you! Also available throughout the weekend are tons of great Free Daytime Programming performances.

People sitting down under trees watching a performance at the Regina Folk Festival.

For more information, including the do’s and don’ts of Folk Fest, a map of the park grounds, accommodations or how you can donate or get involved, visit the Regina Folk Festival website. If you haven’t planned your Folk Festival weekend yet, there’s no better time than now. What are you waiting for?

Want to receive updates leading up to the festival? Stay in the know by following along on the Regina Folk Festival’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages!

We can’t wait to see you there!

– Paige Sandvold is the Content Manager on the Brand & Digital Platforms team at Directwest.