Festival Dates August 6th to August 11th, 2017

Join us for the 62nd Anniversary
of the Miramichi Folksong Festival in 2019

Welcome to Canada’s Longest Standing Folksong Festival!
Featuring 5 days of authentic, traditional and contemporary music for the whole family!

The official opening concert will be Monday, New Brunswick Day, August 6th, 2018 at the Miramichi Civic Centre with The Barra MacNeils!


The Miramichi Folksong Festival Features:
  • Five days of music for the entire family!
  • Gospel Concert
  • Singers, Dancers & Fiddlers.
  • New Brunswick Day breakfast with live music.
  • Noon Luncheons.
  • Children’s Show
  • Boat Cruise  on the Miramichi River with live music.
  • Guitar Workshop
  • Closing Dinner – The Scott Woods Band Fiddling up a Storm

Upcoming Events

Christmas with the Ennis Sisters – Dec. 17th 2018

Christmas with the Ennis Sisters – Dec. 17th 2018

The Ennis Sisters will be stopping in Miramichi during their 8th Annual Christmas Tour. The Juno winning trio from Newfoundland will be performing their highly-acclaimed holiday show on Monday, December 17th – 7pm, at St. Mary’s church, 360 Newcastle Blvd. Miramichi. From their Christmas originals and holiday classics to their well-timed stories and folkloric recitations,… Continue Reading



The Barra MacNeils Kyle, Lucy, Sheumas, Stewart, Boyd and Jamie Gatte 2018 marks 31 years for the Sydney Mines, Cape Breton Island based MacNeils, in an outstanding recording and touring career. Multi-award winners, The Barra MacNeils have released numerous recordings. Canada’s Celtic ambassadors, The Barra MacNeils continue to perform to sold-out audiences throughout Canada, the… Continue Reading

Contact Information

Tel (506) 622-1780 · (506) 623-2150 · (506) 210-1780
Fax (506) 623-2261

PO Box 13, Miramichi New Brunswick E1V 3M2

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