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Folk Fest

Reliving the Vancouver Folk Festival

Looks like Folk Fest was pretty awesome this year.
Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2012

Peace, love, and music paint shades of Woodstock at 35th Annual Vancouver Folk Music Festival

The Vancouver Folk Music Festival was an inter-generational celebration of everything folk with fantastic bands, plenty of sunshine and a positive vibe.

Vancouver Folk Music Festival inspired me to move to Vancouver. I haven't missed one since.

The Folk Fest is where I see just about everyone I know in Vancouver. Since 2004, when I was a Folk Fest “virgin,” I’ve attended every Folk Fest weekend with my “chosen family” in Vancouver, my two