The 9th annual Halifax Urban Folk Festival will be held at The Carleton from Sunday, August 26th through Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 inclusive. If you’re an artist interested in playing this year, you can apply by going to the link HERE.
There were 8 participating venues in 2017: The Carleton , The Seahorse Tavern, The Marquee Ballroom, The Timber Lounge, The Loose Cannon, Tempo (Delta Barrington), The Anchor Pub and The Stubborn Goat Waterfront Beer Garden.
Here’s who graced the Carleton stage last year! We’re working on the 2018 artist updates NOW!
Sunday, August 27th, 2017 – $17.50 – 7:30 PM: The Olympic Symphonium + Camille Delean (Montreal/France) + Shyre
Monday, August 28th, 2017 – $17.50 – 7:30 PM: Dave Sampson Band + Jon Cornwall Band + Civil Wray
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 – $17.50 – 7:30 PM: The Kim Harris Band + Stewart Legere + Tyler Messick
Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 – $17.50 – 7:30 PM: Leif Vollebekk + The Heavy Blinkers + Tyler Hache
Thursday, September 3rd, 2017 – $17.50 – 7:30 PM: Nathan Wiley Band + Liam Corcoran Band
Friday, September 1st, 2017 – $50 – 7:30 PM: MOE BERG (Pursuit of Happiness) & The Halifax All Stars w/John K. Samson (Weakerthans) + Tift Merritt + Special Guest Art Bergmann
Saturday,September 2nd, 2017 – $50 – 7:30 PM: JOHN K. SAMSON & The Halifax All Stars w/Tift Merritt + Moe Berg (Pursuit of Happiness) + Special Guest Nathan Wiley
Sunday,September 3rd, 2017 – $50 – 7:30 PM: TIFT MERRITT & The Halifax All Stars w/Moe Berg (Pursuit of Happiness) + John K. Samson (The Weakerthans) + Special Guest Rose Cousins