June 1, 2016 – Edmonton, AB – The line-up for this year’s Edmonton Folk Music Festival was released today and includes Passenger, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Jason Isbell and The Tallest Man on Earth.
With a total of 64 artists coming to Gallagher Park from August 4th to 7th, returning Folk Fest favourites include Dar Williams, The Barr Brothers, Sarah Harmer, Dervish and Eric Bibb and Corey Harris performing together.
Tickets go on sale Saturday, June 4th with roughly half the total tickets available for sale in-person at TELUS Field using a lottery system and the remaining tickets available through Ticketmaster that afternoon.
“We’ve worked at refining our ticket sales system over the years, ” says Terry Wickham, Festival Producer. “Whether you come down to TELUS Field in the morning or order online in the afternoon, you should be able to get your tickets.”
In-person Sales at TELUS Field
Doors will open on June 4th at 7:00 a.m. and the lottery cut off will be 8:00 a.m.
Beginning at 3:00 p.m. by phone at 1-855-985-5000, on-line at ticketmaster.ca or in-person (visit website for retail outlet locations).
For the full line-up and more Festival information, visit www.edmontonfolkfest.org.