Julie Lohnes with Tom and Sheila Sheppard email

Folk Harbour Thanks Sheila, Tom and HB Studios

At the final concert to be held at the Pearl Theatre in Lunenburg, the Lunenburg Folk HArbour Society thanked Sheila and Tom Sheppard for their 13 years as volunteer manager and lighting technician for the Pearl Theatre, a venue that has seen many popular musicians play in the Folk Harbour ...

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Ron Hynes Nov2014

Ron Hynes, Folk Harbour Alumnus, Dead at 64

Ron Hynes, the Man of a Thousand Songs and the creator of "Sonny's Dream" has left us and we are poorer for it.  Ron was diagnosed with throat cancer just before his expected visit to the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival in 2012.  He was warmly welcomed 2 years later when ...

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Folk Harbour to Reduce Concert Ticket Prices

In an effort to reduce the barriers to new audience members, and as a way of recognizing the long-standing support from our regular subscribers, the Board of the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society has decided to reduce its prices for non-Festival concerts, beginning in January 2016.  Except for the annual fund ...

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Folk Harbour Nominated Community Presenter of the Year – Music Nova Scotia

The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society has been nominated by Music Nova Scotia for an award in its "Community Presenter of the Year" category.  We are proud that due to our work in every month of the year we have been considered in this category, demonstrating our commitment to the Town ...

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Huffington Headline

Huffington Post Says It Best

This year, LFHS played host to reporter Sharon King Hoge of the Huffington Post, and her coverage of the Festival was comprehensive and very complimentary.  Link to the article here for a really good overview of what the Festival tries to accomplish every year, and to some good photos of our ...

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Take the Festival Survey

If you missed the Festival Survey during the 4 days, you may want to still give us your feedback.  This will undoubtedly help us improve for next year, and it also provides good motivation to our hard workers who like to hear from you when you liked something and even ...

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Food Concessions/Mainstage Box Office to Open Early

Based on the success of last year's trial run, the Box Office at Mainstage will open at 5:30 each evening of the Festival so that you can pick up supper at the various food concessions starting at that time. (Various sponsor restaurants will be open at their home locations.) What can you ...

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30th Anniversary CD Has Gone to Press

You saw it here first! The Board of the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society has chosen as one of its 30th anniversary projects the production of the third in our series of collector CDs, featuring some of our most memorable performers to grace the Mainstage.  If you own all three, you ...

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Stan Carew Dead at 64

Read the CBC news release>>

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Crowd Funding To Improve Seating

WE DID IT!! With two days to go, we exceeded our goal of $6000 The Marketing committee of Folk Harbour has jut completed a crowd funding campaign through Indiegogo (check out the site and video here>>) to help us improve the viewing experience for our visitors to the 30th Annual Lunenburg ...

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