2011 Press

Eric Volmers, Calgary Herald: Eclectic mix of performers entertains sold-out crowd as sun sets on Calgary Folk Music Festival

Posted by Johanna on 26 July 2011

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It was as good an end as you could have hoped for. As 2011's Calgary Folk Music Festival rolled to a close Sunday night after a full day of sunshine, it was before a sold-out crowd of roughly 13,000 gently swaying to the agreeable...

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CBC News: Calgary Folk Music Fest ditches bottled water

Posted by Johanna on 26 July 2011

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Calgary's Folk Music Festival is getting a little greener this year — organizers are no longer selling bottled water at the event. It is the latest green initiative at the festival, where compostable cups and recyclable plates are already fixtures.  Leor Rotchild is in charge of...

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