35th Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival

August 6 - 9, 2020

Save the date for the 2020 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.

Due to government restrictions from the COVID19 outbreak we’ve had to cancel our Folk Fiesta! fundraiser, 2 concerts in both April and May.  Please view our recent Folk Lines newsletter link below for full details.  Please signup for Folk Lines at the bottom of the page to follow our announcements.


Norma MacDonald (CANCELLED) – April 18

On March 16, the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society’s Board of Directors held an emergency meeting to make decisions about our upcoming concerts. In light of the COVID-19 situation and the ...

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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.