- Hog's Back Park
- $99 Festival Passports until June 8th at midnight!
- Prices include tax, but exclude the Capital Restoration Fee (CRF) and applicable convenience charges. Tickets can be purchased by phone at 613-599-FANS (3267) or toll free at 1-877-788-FANS (3267); online at www.capitaltickets.ca; in person at The Sens Store at Carlingwood Mall and Place d’Oréans, any Ottawa Sports Experts Location, Les Galeries de Hull and at the Scotiabank Place Box Office.
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Ottawa Folk Festival
Sept. 6 - Sept. 10, 2012
Hog's Back Park
The five-day event begins on Thursday, September 6 and runs to Monday, September 10. Festival organizers are expecting a repeat of last year’s increased attendance due to a dynamic, star-studded line-up and a unique festival experience at beautiful Hog’s Back Park—showcasing one of Ottawa’s more beautiful green spaces, adjacent to the stunning Hog’s Back Falls.
Confirmed Ottawa Folk Festival acts to date include: Bon Iver Ben Harper Dan Mangan Great Big Sea Matthew Good Matt Mays Wintersleep Kathleen Edwards Corb Lund Bombino Belle Starr Guy Forsyth Yukon Blonde John K. Samson John Smith Raul Midón Catriona Sturton Timber Timbre Nudie and the Turks Old Man Luedecke Mirel Wagner Patrick Watson Eliza Gilkyson Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys Great Lake Swimmers Haram Hooded Fang Jill Hennessy John Gorka Abrams Brothers Ann Downey Arthur II Julia Dales Kina Grannis LP (Laura Pergolizzi) Lucy Kaplansky Michael Jerome Browne Monte Montgomery Red Horse featuring John Gorka, Eliza Gilkyson and Lucy Kaplansky Saul Williams The Once Said the Whale TJ Wheeler Todd Crowley and the Musical Petting Zoo Whitehorse and more to be announced in the weeks ahead.
The festival site will offer a variety of food and beverages. Merchandise and artisan concessions, music workshops, and other family and children oriented entertainment will also be offered. A special ticket offer—$99 for a five-day festival passport—begins Wednesday, June 6 at noon and runs until Friday, June 8 at midnight. Regular pricing begins Saturday morning, June 9, (Festival Passport $129.00; Folk Club Passport $225; Day tickets: Sept. 6th $35; Sept. 7th $30; Sept. 8th $39.5; Sept. 9th $30; Sept. 10th $42.00).