Thank you, Vancouver, for voting us "Best Local Music Festival" for the 5th year in a row! We are thrilled and honored to be your #1 music fest pick for the 21st annual Georgia Straight "Best of Vancouver 2016" poll. The VFMF heads into year #40 supported by an amazing community of folks. To everyone who participated, volunteered, performed, attended - and voted for - the VFMF, you are "The Best."

Terra Lightfoot

with special guest Dante Hadden
" your new rock ‘n’ roll hero"

kobo town -1


"calypso, roots reggae, and acoustic instrumentation meet innovative production techniques, social commentary and indie rock attitude"
with special guest TBA
 "boisterous and enthusiastic explosion of folky strings and vocal harmonies"


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This project has been made possible in part by FACTOR, the Government of Canada and the Roadmap for Canada’s Official Languages 2013-2018 : Education, Immigration, Communities.
Ce projet a été rendu possible en partie grâce à FACTOR, au gouvernement du Canada et à la Feuille de route du Canada 2013-2018 : éducation, immigration, communautés.

"how a festival is done right..." BeatRoute Magazine

"an eclectic, heady mix of outstanding music" Rod Mickleburgh