Archive for August, 2010

Video Interview With Vendor Sara

Sara was vending at the Folk Market at the VFMF for the second year and shares the initiatives that Shanti Uganda has taken on to improve the lives of women and children in Uganda. She also shares the story behind the beads that many of the festival’s participants were seen wearing as well as her […]

Video Interview with Performer Valentin Puentes

Valentin Puentes performed along with Alex Cuba at the 2010 VFMF. This was his second time performing at the festival and he expresses how he was so happy to return and that he missed it. Bookmark It Hide Sites

Video Interview with Life Time Member Penny

Penny is a life time member of the VFMF and reflects on the festival through out the years. Bookmark It Hide Sites

Video Interview with Volunteer Shelby

Shelby volunteered for the second consecutive year at the VFMF providing massage to all of the hard working volunteers and would like to learn more about the amazing people she works with. Bookmark It Hide Sites

Holding court at the Bike Lock-up

“What could be better than hanging out in the sun with music?”

VFMF Revisited

Thought you might be interested in reading my account of attending the 2009 festival after a hiatus of several years. It’s on my blog at http://www.geist.com/blogs/pattyo/2009/07/vancouver-folk-music-festival-revisited Bookmark It Hide Sites