Information is provided by stations, programmers, supporters, and fans. Email updates to melissa.kaestner[at]

Latest updates (as of January 14, 2018, since January 2017):
  • none at this time

Folk links:
  • Folk Music Ontario, formerly known as the Ontario Council of Folk Festivals (where you can also find out about the Maplepost email list)
  • @RootsMusicCanada: for updates on happenings in the roots music scene nationally.
  • Folk Music Canada: they seek to provide effective and relevant support to the folk music community at the national level, through information resources, strategic partnerships and a grassroots connection to the individuals, organizations and festivals that they will serve.
  • Free Database of Canadian Folk Festivals: Pretty much as the title says. Downloadable files available as PDF or Excel.
  • Northern Journey OnlineCanadian Folk / Roots / Acoustic Music -- Artists, Festivals, and Venues -- A way for folk music fans to discover Canadian folk artists, folk festivals, and venues that regularly feature folk music in Canada.
  • Sing Out! magazine: a huge list of international folk festivals--dates, times, places, contacts.

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Do you know of other links that could be here? Drop me a line at melissa.kaestner[at]