34th Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival

August 8 - 11, 2019

Save the date for the 2019 Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival! Get your toes tappin’, grab your camera and get ready for four days of folk music fun for the whole family!

Some of the best artists representing traditional and contemporary folk music, from both near and far, will grace stages throughout picturesque Lunenburg. Between salty breezes and sweet harmonies, you will quickly discover why we’re Nova Scotia’s longest running folk music festival.

Take in our Folk Steps day conference, and free voice, music and dance workshops. Or visit stages around town, from the picturesque Lunenburg waterfront to the main stage on the top of Blockhouse Hill. We offer a range of single tickets, afternoon passes, day passes and full festival passes. People 25 and under save 50% on ticket prices!

The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival is a rich music and cultural experience that offers something for all ages.

Office Administrator Job Posting

The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society has an opening for a Part-time Office Administrator Position, starting February 2019.

The Office Administrator will report to the Vice President and Personnel Committee.

Your part time hours will be flexible as our events evolve.

Other qualifications required include:

* Proficient in Computer skills, Microsoft Office, Social Media, Facebook, Twitter and Web design

* Management, Supervision, Leadership and Training Skills

* Excellence in both verbal and written communication

* Customer Service experience

* Resourceful and creative self-starter

Overall Duties to include:

* Assist in the function and delivery of mandates for Committee Chairs

* Maintain the day to day operation of the Folk Harbour Office

* Assist in the recruitment of summer student staff

* Guide, direct and supervise summer student staff

* Work with the Program Committee to track and compile Performer Contracts and tech riders

* Prepare reports to the Board of Directors as required

Your flexibility and availability to work evenings and shifts during our Festival is necessary. A valid drivers’ license and access to reliable vehicle is preferred.

Please send your resume to: accounts@folkharbour.com

Applications accepted until January 31, 2019

Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival is the 2018 ECMA, Event of the Year Award Winner!

We would like to give a huge thanks to all of our volunteers, sponsors, donors and performers, all of whom, provide so much to the Festival year round to make the event possible. Winning this award would not have been possible without you.


PAST EVENT – Hillsburn

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PAST EVENT – Lockdown Trio

October 27th, 2018 Doors 6:45 PM | Show 7:30 PM St. John’s Anglican Church, Lunenburg GET TICKETS $12.50 – ages 25 and under $25.00 – ages 26 and over Two ...

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PAST EVENT – Cassie & Maggie

November 17th, 2018 Doors 6:45 PM | Show 7:30 PM St. John’s Anglican Church, Lunenburg GET TICKETS $12.50 – ages 25 and under $25.00 – ages 26 and over Nova ...

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