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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

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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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Two Students Join LFHS Staff for the Summer

The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society welcomes Emilie Gatchell and Sam Foran, two university students who have joined our office staff for the summer. Administrative Assistant Emilie Gatchell is a third year Bachelor of Commerce student at Mount Allison University. The twenty-year old from Bridgewater has taken singing lessons for eight years, ...

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Music Festival Winners — LFHS Awards

The annual Lunenburg and District Stars of Festival Concert was held Saturday, May 9 at Central United Church in Lunenburg. Once again the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society presented awards to a junior and a senior participant. This year’s winners were Alexandria Hillier, junior, and Hannah Ernst, senior. Both young women ...

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Festival Student Jobs – Apply Now

2 STUDENT JOB POSITIONS AVAILABLE: FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT The Festival Administrative Assistant works with other staff, board members and chairs of committees to maintain the basic office functions and communications of the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society office over the summer term including during the annual Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival.  Employment is on ...

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Jim Pittman Awards — Apply Here

The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society 2015 Jim Pittman Awards • are you a student between grade 4 and grade 12? • are you interested in the folklore and heritage of Lunenburg County? Enter your original work into this competition and you could win a cash prize!! Your entry can be a story, poem, ...

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Music From the Next Generation – Feb 28

The "Music From the Next Generation" youth concert is once again upon us.  Happening at the Pearl Theatre in Lunenburg on Saturday, February 28, beginning at 7:30, the show will feature 4 terrific young performers, sure to be the next stars in the Maritime music scene. Performing this year are: Kaylyn Turner Kaylyn ...

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