WE’RE BACK!

We are so excited to announce the 2018 dates for JFMF. Back and better than ever. Stay tuned for updates! September 7th-9th, 2018

2017 Festival Cancelled

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is not for lack of effort in part of the Jasper Folk Music Festival organizers that this year’s festival will not become a reality. Construction of the Festival’s regular venue, Centennial Park, will ensue this spring. This space has been host to many events and festivals over the years and will … Continued

Calling all musicians!

Are you a talented musician interested in performing at the 2017 Jasper Folk Music Festival? If so, we would love to hear from you. Online applications through Sonic Bids will only be open until December 31, 2016 so don’t delay. Click here now to submit your application via Sonic Bids. Rather use snail mail? Postal applications will be … Continued

And…that’s a wrap!

After a wildly successful weekend the 2016 Jasper Folk Music Festival has come full circle. The festival kicked into gear on Friday afternoon with First Nations Cree duo Warrior Women along with Battle Royale winner Cynthia Hamar. Next up, the beautiful Tia Brazda serenaded a growing crowd with smooth jazz under a fading sky being … Continued

The 2016 Festival Line-up is here

It’s official! We are excited to announce Vancouver modern-electronic band Delhi 2 Dublin and Edmonton folk-rock trio Scenic Route to Alaska as the headliner acts for the 2016 Jasper Folk Music Festival. We have also secured vintage folk band ‘Rosie and the Riveters’ from Saskatoon along with west coast, Canadian roots artist ‘WiL’. Plus, we are excited to … Continued

2016 Line-up to be released at this Tuesday’s “ALT Night”

On the back of the first two Jasper Folk Music Festival “ALT Nights” which were a rockin’ hit, we have taken a week’s break to recap and absorb the summer solstice while preparing a fresh round of events to keep you entertained throughout the summer. Now to be held every Tuesday night from July 5 … Continued

JFMF Presents…Thursday “ALT NIGHTS”

The Jasper Folk Music Festival is proud to present “ALT Nights” held every Thursday night at the Jasper Legion. Hosted by the ever entertaining Spencer Dunn, these events will for the most part alternate between Rock ‘n Roll Bingo and Trivia but every once in a while we’ll mix things up with a live music show. This Thursday … Continued

Upcoming Event: Battle Royale

It’s that time of year again. The Jasper Folk Music Festival will be hosting the Fourth Annual Battle Royale – 7pm on May 7, 2016 at The Jasper Legion. This signature fundraiser event showcases local and regional musicians energetically battlin’ it out for their chance to win a performance spot on the festival line-up. Performers will be judged based on five key criteria: Talent, Vocals, Song Writing … Continued

Upcoming Events! Air Band Contest

For our first fundraiser of the year, the Jasper Folk Music Festival will be hosting an Air Band Contest on Sunday March 6th at the Jasper Legion. Great prizes to be won including FolkFest Weekend Passes and Door Prizes When: March 6, 2016 Time: 8PM Show (doors open 7pm) Where: Jasper Legion Tickets: $5 at … Continued