A Little Opry at the Rio Theatre

From the producers behind the iconic annual East Van Opry comes…. A Little Opry! Join us at the Rio Theatre for A Little Opry, as some of East Van’s finest roots performers come together for a smaller, more intimate live music show. Presented by VIM House, Vancouver Folk Music Festival and The East Van Opry Friday, March 18 Doors 6:30 pm | […]

PIQSIQ with Francis Baptiste

On April 30, 2021, The Talking Stick Festival and the Vancouver Folk Music Festival presented the ancient traditional songs and the eerie new composition of Inuit style throat singers PIQSIQ from the Historic Theatre at the Cultch. Suzette Amaya hosted the evening, and Syilx singer/songwriter Francis Baptiste opened the show with songs that incorporate his […]

Irish Mythen

The Irish Mythen concert has been postponed until further notice.

Pharis and Jason Romero

The Vancouver Folk Music Fest & CapU present Pharis and Jason Romero Friday, January 17, 2020 8pm – 10pm BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts at Capilano University Tickets  https://www.tickets.capilanou.ca Join VFMF and CapU Global Roots Series for a wonderful concert featuring this two-time Juno award-winning duo perform gorgeous, old time songs that go […]

Del Barber

Thursday, February 20 @ 8pm (Doors: 7pm)
CBC Studio 700 – 700 Hamilton Street

Del Barber returns to Vancouver promoting his brand new album, Prairieography, released February 4 on True North Records. As one of Canada’s leading up-and-coming singer/songwriters, Del captivates not only his audience but also their souls. He is humorous, enlightening, and unabashedly honest. Go for the music, but fall in love with the stories.

Tickets available HERE.


Elephant Revival

Sunday, March 2 – 8pm (Doors 7pm)
CBC Studio 700 – 700 Hamilton Street

Elephant Revival is one of the new discoveries for many at last year’s festival. This quintet is a sound to be experienced. Their music falls into the pocket of a groove containing elements of gypsy, rock, Celtic, alt-country and folk.

World Kora Trio

Monday, February 24 – 8pm
CBC Studio 700 – 700 Hamilton Street

Three musicians from three different continents bring their sounds together to form the magical World Kora Trio. This tasty musical cocktail was created in a summit meeting between American cellist Eric Longsworth, Malian kora player Chérif Soumano and French singer-percussionist Jean Luc Di Fraya.