Over the years, the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society has named key founding and contributing volunteers Lifetime Friend of the Festival, all of whom have our unyielding appreciation.

2001: Bill Plaskett, Clary Croft, Jeff Davis

2002: Gordon Stobbe

2003: Earl & Val Meister, Don & Anna Osburn

2005: Chris Anderson

2008: Bev Lamb

2009: Stephen Pedersen

2010: John Houston

2012: Shelah Allen

2015: Greg Simm, Mary & Roy Landis

2016: Ron Word

2017: Garry Woodcock, Dillon/Robitaille Family

2022: Deb Trask

2023: Barry and Barbara Olivella