FEST: Vancouver Folk Music Festival (CAN)

Posted by:  Vancouver Folk Music Festival  | When:  –  | Where: Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN

  Booking 3 Sonicbids bands
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Now in its 42nd year, The Vancouver Folk Music Festival continues to be one of the city's most beloved, enjoyed, and respected events. 

We're looking for Sonicbids artists to join the lineup of the 2020 festival, happening July 17 - 19, 2020. 

The Opportunity

The Vancouver Folk Music Festival is a Canadian cultural institution. It is a unique community-based celebration internationally renowned for presenting the finest traditional and contemporary folk and roots music from around the world.

Each year, the Festival draws more than 40,000 enthusiastic attendees to beautiful Jericho Beach Park. We have
 played a key role in the development of artists and audiences on a regional, national, and international level. The society continues to honour the same traditions with an emphasis on emerging and diverse artists.

The Band

  • Looking for eclectic and diverse acts including Folk, Bluegrass, African, Folk Country, Afro Cuban, World, Roots, Funk/Soul, Novelty/Variety, Troubadour 
  • Solo, acoustic or groups welcome 
  • Artists must have a proven history of playing live shows and be able to project to a large festival crowd
  • Must be able to promote the show through your online channels 

The Gig

  • July 17-19, 2020
  • PA system and sound engineer provided
  • Bands may need to bring their own equipment, TBD at time of booking 
  • Artists can sell merch onsite and keep 100% of their proceeds 


  • Compensation Amount: Determined at time of booking


Apply by May 02, 2020

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