Vancouver Folk Music Festival

2019

Jericho Beach Park


It is a little over a week until the kick off of the 2019 Vancouver Folk Music Festival. This year will be the 42nd outing for this Vancouver tradition, and once again will take place at Jericho Beach Park.

As in previous years the crowd is expected to be large – the event regularly draws more than 40,000 attendees over the three days of festival.

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VFMF 2018 – Jericho Beach Park

The 41st Annual Vancouver Folk Music Festival took place this weekend at the beautiful Jericho Beach Park in Vancouver. The weather was absolutely fantastic for the whole three days of the festival, and as always, the event had a solid line up of high quality acts from around the world.

With three days of music and 50 artists on 6 stages there was something for everyone. Although we only made it out to the Saturday, it proved to be a wonderful day with awesome, food, drink, vendors and a friendly crowd, in addition to the awesome music.

Check out our gallery below for some of our favourite shots from the festival, as well as links to more extensive galleries for some of the artists.

VFMF – Bands of BC

VFMF – Rest of Canada

VFMF – Overseas guests

VFMF – DakhaBrakha

Photos: Stewart Johnstone

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VFMF 2018 – Jericho Beach Park

As always, the Vancouver International Folk Music Festival features a ton of talented artists from our home province. Among others, this year the acts included, Las Estrellas de Vancouver – Vancouver’s only all-female mariachi band; Murfitt and Main; Petunia and the Vipers, and Viper Central.

Check out our photos below, as well as links for more information on these acts:

Photos: Stewart Johnstone

Links:

Las Estrellas de Vancouver

Murfitt and Main

Petunia and the Vipers

Viper Central