Canterbury Folk Music Festival

14th April - 17th April 2017

About the festival:

The Canterbury Folk Music Festival is an annual event, held over the Easter Break and facilitates a wonderful family orientated music festival promoting family relaxation, music and the arts.

Our aim is to provide a safe, friendly family environment and a wide range of music, concerts, educational workshops and artistic entertainment for the whole family. Children too are encouraged to perform.

Canterbury Folk Festival There is an extensive supervised children's programme for the littlies, and activities, concerts and facilities for the teens.

This is a family orientated event, open to the public, for Cantabrians to come along, relax, share, perform and enjoy.

Attendees of all age groups share a common love of multi-genre music, and not all are musicians.

Camping, catering, bathroom and cooking facilities are available onsite. Many come just to enjoy the friendship, fun, music, relaxation and friendly atmosphere this weekend brings.

To view details of the upcoming 2017 festival, please visit the website:

www.canterburyfolkfestival.org.nz

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT BOOKINGS ARE NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE.

Be in early to ensure a powered camp site or bunk.

Programme available for download

Folk Club Calendar

Tony Hale's Fingerpicking Delights III
15th October
Doors open 7.00pm - Performance starts at 7.30pm
$15 Members
$20 Non-members
$5 Students with ID

42nd Cardrona Festival
20th- 23rd October

Robin Laing mixs Scottish culture, songwriting & love of whisky
29th October
Doors open 7.00pm - Performance starts at 7.30pm
$15 Members
$20 Non-members
$5 Students with ID


Suss-The Usual Susspects: Jazz Standards, Latin & Blues
5th November
Doors open 7.00pm - Performance starts at 7.30pm
$8 Members
$12 Non-members
$5 Students with ID


The Beatles Review
12th November
Doors open 7.00pm - Performance starts at 7.30pm
$8 Members
$12 Non-members
$5 Students with ID


Show Weekend - Club Closed
19th November

Open Mic/ Kids Open Mic Night
26th November
Kids: 6.30pm - Adults: 7.30pm
$8 Members
$8 Non-members
$5 Students with ID


Martin Pearson
3rd December
Doors open 7.00pm - Performance starts at 7.30pm
$15 Members
$20 Non-members
$5 Students with ID


All in the Family Concert/ Christmas BBQ
10th December
Doors open 5.30pm
$8 Members
$12 Non-members
$5 Students with ID


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