Staff Venue Picks

This article originally ran in the owen sound sun times on August 18, 2021 Written by James Keelaghan, Jaret Koop, Skylar Shelley, and Ayrton Wakfer Well. Summerfolk is a-coming in […]

Summerfolk 46 Full Venue and Ticket List

There’s a lot going on at Summerfolk this year. Venues all over, performers booked for two shows (!?!), and ticket links here, there, and everywhere. As we head into the […]

Sounds of Summerfolk 46

Summerfolk is just 4 (Four !) days away. Have a listen through our playlist of performers for this year. Bought tickets and want to get acquainted with who you are […]

How is Summerfolk 46 Going to Work?

How Will Summerfolk 46 Work?  All over Owen Sound? Music coming to you? What does this all mean? Take a read through below to get up to speed with the […]

Shred Kelly LIVE!

Shred Kelly Shred Kelly is a five piece, alternative folk rock band that emerged from the heart of the Canadian Rockies in 2009. Over the past decade the band have […]

Ist annual Summerfolk Golf Tournament

Ist Annual Summerfolk Singing’ and swinging’ Golf Tournament register now.. Saturday, June 23 1 PM Join us at Stonetree Golf and Fitness for our 1st Annual Festival Golf Tournament. […]

Summerfolk Hosts Open Showcase

Performance showcases are one of the key ways that performers get exposure. Traditionally they’re done at large conferences and professional networking events so that booking agents, venue owners, and artistic […]

Summerfolk to host Music Biz Conference in Sept

On September 23rd, Summerfolk will host a one-day intensive music business conference in Owen Sound to help aspiring and emerging artists of all ages and genres develop the skills they […]

The return of Irish

Irish Mythen, Harmony Centre, Owen Sound, November 26th Irish Mythen, the breakout favourite of this year’s Summerfolk Music and Crafts Festival returns for an evening of powerful song, rollicking humour […]

Small Glories at the Roxy

The Small Glories return to Owen Sound They are a duo in the best tradition of Richard and Linda Thompson, Emmylou and Gram Parsons. The Glories took the festival by […]

Alysha Brilla Warmed a Windy April Night

Alysha Brilla brought a taste of the Summerfolk spirit to the Roxy stage on a blustery April night. The Georgian Bay Folk Society partnered with the Roxy Theatre to bring […]

Alysha Brilla

  She was one of the most popular acts at the 2014 Summerfolk and now Alysha Brilla is returning for a show at the Roxy Theatre April 10th. Melodically complex and lyrically cheeky, […]

Fiddle Fern Trad Sessions

WEEKLY TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSIONS New Fiddlefern Country Dancers’ initiatives in 2015 include weekly, open music sessions Tuesday nights, and monthly music, dance and dance calling workshops, in partnership with the […]

A message from the President

A Message from the president: Summerfolk 2014 proved once again that festival goers like you are a hardy lot and I want to personally thank-you for your hard work and […]

The Songs Of Neil Young

Sunday evening, April 13 at the Harmony Centre 9 acts, 17 songs from the pen of Neil Young. A fundraiser for the GBFS. Ticket info you can buy tickets over […]

That was a bit of fun

Summerfolk 38 has passed. By any standard, this year’s festival was a huge success. There were more people, more sunshine and more musical highlights per hour than ever before. At […]

Now Headed for Summerfolk!

It was an amazing afternoon at the Roxy Theatre in Owen Sound. Fate cruelly placed the finals on the first sunny hot day of the decade. A couple of hundred […]

Summerfolk Youth Discoveries Finals!

The finals for the Discoveries showcases will be happening this coming Sunday at the fabulous Roxy Theatre in Owen Sound. 12 acts have advanced from the preliminaries and will be […]