Since 2003 the Folk Festival has hosted performances from some of the top folk musicians from around the world. 

2003

Willie P. Bennett

Heather Bishop

Cadfael Circus

Brian Campbell

Duncan Cameron

Rick Charbonneau

Rita Chiarelli

Jason & Paul Cormier

Rodney Brown and the Northern Roots Band

Kathryn Briggs

Dave & TC

Don't Panic!

D-Rangers

Fred Eaglesmith

Easily Amused

Kim Erickson

Flamenco Caravan

Ian Gill

Brian Gladstone

Jim Hamilton

Ken Hamm

Hansen & Redquest

“Magic” Mel Henderson

Bill Houston

Shelly Jacobson

Jim N' I

Danny Johnson

Dave Jonasson & Ernie Request Kiva

Maryann Kleynendorst

Donna Konsorado

Daniel Koulack, & Bill Spornitz

Denise Krawczuk

Ari Lahdekorpi

Ted Longbottom

Lulu & the TomCat

Manitoba Hal

Heather McLeod

Mikel Miller

Nathan

Outside the Lines

Joe Phillips

Mark Reeves

Rough House

Sister Lune

Strum Daddies

Steve Schellenberg & the Bona Fides

Norm Sponchia

Pat Temple & Pineapple Frank

Tracy K & Her Right Hand Band

Terry Tufts

Paddy Tutty

Emma Wall

The Wyrd Sisters

Tom Labelle

 

2004

Aengus Finnan

Ari Lahdekorpimarack

Tanglefoot

Ted Longbottom

Thelma Cheechoo

Thunder Bay Blues Experience

Trevor Mills

Valdy

Washboard Hank & Lance Loree

Wayne Faulconer and Bluesberry

Ben Sures

Big Dave McLean

Bill Houston

Bonafides

Brian Campbell

Catherine Taddo

Claire Jenkins

Dave & T.C.

David Leask

David Newland

Don Bray

Easily Amused

Eddie M. and Blueshound

Fig For a Kiss

Gibson, Martin & I

Gwen Swick

Haines & Leighton

Ian Gill

Ian North

Ian Tamblyn

James Gordon

Joanie Kotanen

Katherine Wheatley

Ken Hamm

Manitoba Hal

Mark Reeves

Maryann Kleynendorst

Nathan Caswell

Outside the Lines

Paul & Jason Cormier

Pierre Schryer Band

Ralph Boyd Johnson

Richard Harvey

Rodney Brown and the Northern Roots Band

Shannon Thunderbird & Sandy Horne

 

2005  

Alan Rhody

Betty and the Bobs

Brian Campbell

Brock Zeeman

Carruthers Brothers Band

David Leask

David Newland

David Woodhead

Don't Panic!

D-Rangers

Duncan Cameron

Fig for a Kiss

Flamenco Caravan

Hansen & Redquest

Katherine Wheatley

Keith Glass

Lynn Miles

Manitoba Hal

Nathan Caswell

Pierre Schryer Band

Prairie Oyster

Reggae Cowboys

Red Rock Blues Band

Richard Harvey

Rita Chiarelli and Dave Jonasson

Romi Mayes

Russel DeCarle

Sahra Featherstone

Sandy Horne

Shannon Thunderbird

Suzie Vinnick

Treasa Lavasseur

The Als

The Undesirables

Washboard Hank and Lance Loree

Wendell Ferguson

 

2006

Alana Levandoski

Aengus Finnan

Andrew Queen

Ball & Chain

Carruthers Brothers Band

Conga Se Menne

Dave Gunning

David Essig

David Newland

Digging Roots

DON'T PANIC!

Dr.J

Dust Poets

Flamenco Caravan

Flipper Flanagan's Flat Footed Four

Heather Bishop

Hillbilly Burlesque

Holly Baby ¥ The Hudsons

Ian Tamblyn

James Gordon & Sons

Jory Nash

Justin Lacroix

Mark Reeves

Reggae Cowboys

Rodney Brown

Steve Schellenberg

Tim Williams

Tracy K & Her Right Hand Band

Valle Son

 

2007

Aaron Tank  

Alan Gerber

Alex Sinclair

Anne Lindsay & Jason Fowler

A Band of Owls

Bill Houston

Bill Mandziuk

The Carruthers Brothers 

Chuck Baker

Clay Breiland

Dave Harris

Doug Gorrie

Keith and Renee (Easily Amused)

George Koller

Guy Davis

Heather Blush

Heather McLeod

House of Doc

The Hudsons

Ian Gill

Ian Tamblyn

Jay Lennstrom

Justin Lacroix

Ken Hamm

Kobo Town

Lennie Gallant

Mary Murphy

Rick Charbonneau       

Rita Chiarelli

Rodney Brown

Scott van Teeffelen

The Swifty’s

The Tune-a-tics    

The Undesirables

YXL

 

2008

Billy Manzik 

Blues Element

The Carruthers Brothers 

Cosmic Granola

Dala

Daisy Chain

David Ross MacDonald

Dean McTaggart 

Donny Parenteau

Doug McArthur 

Duo-Twang 

Heather Blush Trio Heather

Dale 

Flamenco Caravan

Jim Hamilton

Kevin Sands & The Earth Kings

Manitoba Hal

Norm Sponchia

Oh Susanna 

Pat Robitaille 

Poor Angus 

Rodney Larson

Stephen Fearing 

The Gruff

The Knackers

Tim Williams

Vance Gilbert 

Wild Turkeys 

 

2009

A Different Drummer

Abrams Brothers

Anne Lindsay

Bill Houston

Caleb Joel Hawkins

Canto

Compadres

Cosmic Granola

Doug Gorrie

Haines & Leighton

Harry Manx 

Holmes Hooke

Jackson Kohne

Jacob and Lily

Jean Paul de Roover

Jenny Whiteley

John Wort Hannam

Kindermusik

Matt Andersen

Pierre Schryer

Rodney Brown

Southern Comfort

The Good Brothers

The Hudsons

The Wild Turkeys

Wendell & Wheat   

 

2010

Big Dave McLean

Bonnie Couchie

Brock Zeman

Cindy Doire

Craig Cardiff

Claire Jenkins

Eve Goldberg

Gypsy Jive

Heather Bishop

Ian Tamblyn

John Booth and the Southside Band

Jory Nash

Kim Churchill

Lead Pipe Cinch

Lennie Gallant

Manitoba Hal

My Sweet Patootie

Rita Chiarelli 

Slap Johnson and the Trowellers

Steve Schellenberg

The Auditor General

The Wooden Sky

Valdy

 

2011

Alaska Army Band

Allison Brown  

Amanda Rheaume with Marc Charron

Andrew Queen

Baardman and Israel

Binaeshee Couchie-Nabigonweb

The Brights

Cheryl Wheeler

Connie Kaldor

Don Charbonneau 

Dr. Buck and The Bluesbangers 

Harlan Pepper

Jack de Keyzer

Jaron Freeman-Fox and The Opposite of Everything 

Kathleen & Roseanne Speckert

Kevin Breit

Maria Dunn

The Laws

Oh My Darling

Olivia Korkola 

Rob Lutes

Shane Philip

Shy-Anne Hovorka

 

2012

Alex Sinclair

Big Dave McLean

Bill Houston

Dala

David Buley

Danny Johnson

David Newland

Fred Eaglesmith 

Heather Blush

Ian Tamblyn

Jack do Keyzer

Jean-Paul de Roover

Jory Nash

Ken Hamm

Kim Churchill

Manitoba Hal

Mark Reeves

Norm Sponchia

Oh My Darling

Olivia Korkola

Rick Charbenneau & Friends

Rita Chiarelli

Rodney Brown

The Auditor General

The Carruthers Brothers

Tracy K

Vance Gilbert

Wendell & Wheat

 

2013

Amanda Rheaume

Andrew Queen

Baker & Lichi

Bill Bourne

Billy Manzik

Christopher Thompson

David Buley

Del Barber

Eileen McGann

Emily Kohne

Fubbki Daiko Drummers

Garnet Rogers

JD Edwards Band

Kalle Matson

Keith & Renee

Magoo

Nick Sherman Band

Sunday Wilde

Suzy Wilde

Teal & Joyce

Terra Hazelton Trio

The Greenbank Trio

The Marigolds

 

2014

Binaeshe-Quae Couchie-Nabigon

Britta Wolfert & Doug Wilds

Chrissy Crowley

Emma Philips

Flipper Flanagan

Gathering Sparks

Harrison Kennedy

Irish Mythen

John Prince & End of the Road

John Wort Hannam

Katherine Wheatley

Rodney Brown

Rusty McCarthy

Scarlett Jane

Steve Poltz

The Bros. Landreth

The Grumpy Grampas

The Knackers

Tracey K & Band

Union Duke 

Winnie Brave

 

2015

Ian Tamblyn

Small Glories

The Marrieds

Sweet Alibi

Emily & Murray

Annie Sumi

Ben Rogers

Dave Pearson

The Auditor General

Petunia

The Greenbank Trio

Nick Sherman

Sean Ashby

Rita Chiarelli

David Essig

The Crooked Brothers

The Campfire Crew

2016
Tragedy Anne
The Young Novelists
The Moonshiners
Tango Ruse
Steve Poltz
Shy Anne Horvoka
Roger Roger
Rodney Brown
Raine Hamilton
Leaf Rapids
Jean Paul DeRoover
IrishMythen
Don't You (,) Mean People?
100 Mile House
Bob Ardern
Brock Zeman and Blair Hogan
Cold Lake Sun
Dirty Dishes
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2017 Lineup
Cassidy Houston
Cassidy Houston
Theodore, Boyd & Griffiths
Theodore, Boyd & Griffiths
Maria Dunn
Maria Dunn
Aanmitaagzi
Aanmitaagzi
Anne Lindsay
Anne Lindsay
Angie Nussey
Angie Nussey
Heather Bishop
Heather Bishop
Wax Mannequin
Wax Mannequin
Murder Murder
Murder Murder
James Boraski Trio
James Boraski Trio
John Muirhead
John Muirhead
Kyle Shushack
Kyle Shushack
Patty McLaughlin
Patty McLaughlin
Cassandra Rutherford
Cassandra Rutherford
Matt Sellick
Matt Sellick
Willow Rutherford
Willow Rutherford
The Aleski Campagne Band
The Aleski Campagne Band
Hidden Roots Collective
Hidden Roots Collective
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2018 Lineup

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Adult (19+) - $100 
Senior (65+)/Youth (13-18) - $90
Child (5-12) - $35

Children 4 and under are free. 

Camping passes are $20 per person - children 4 and under free.

The campground is pet free. There are a variety of pet boarding options in the Nipigon, Pass Lake and Thunder Bay area. Please search the Internet to find the one which suits you and your four-legged friend the best!

 
 

The festival takes place in one of the most beautiful and surreal places on earth. Red Rock’s marina front Pull-A-Log Park is located on the north shore of Lake Superior and is fully accessible by car or boat.

Red Rock is 110 km east of Thunder Bay on the TransCanada highway, and 15 km west of Nipigon.

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