Located at Lansdowne Park, CityFolk is a four-day celebration of music, dance, and community featuring an eclectic mix of musical performances on multiple stages. Aberdeen Pavilion offers a Craft Beer Fair, artisan and craft vendors, and much, much more.
The kid-friendly BSOMA KidZone in the park has fun activities during the weekend afternoons.
The festival also includes Marvest—a harvest of terrific local talent, including many Ottawa acts that have performed at the Ottawa Folk Festival in past years. Marvest takes place in Bank Street area venues and is free of charge.
This years lineup include David Byrne; Hozier; Nick Murphy (Chet Faker); Janis Ian; Belle and Sebastian; Kaleo; The Decemberists; Michael McDonald; Tedeschi Trucks Band; Steve Earle & The Dukes; Lindi Ortega; Allan Rayman; Trampled By Turtles; Tune-Yards; Whitehorse; Andy Shauf; Colter Wall; Flint Eastwood; Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore; Humble Pie; Whitney Rose; William Prince; Ben Caplan; Terra Lightfoot; Chris Smither; Skydiggers; MonkeyJunk; Mt. Joy; and Gene Clark Tribute, and many more!
Tickets : Free and ticketed events.
Day pass: $55 & up
Festival Pass: $99 & up
Children who are 9 and under do not need a ticket when accompanied by a parent with a valid ticket.
How to get tickets?
Phone at (613) 232-6767, or in-person at the TD Place Box Office located at Lansdowne Park.
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time:
Wednesday, September 12 through Sunday, September 16. – Schedule
Marvest – Sept 14 & 15, 2018
Venue & Address :
Lansdowne Park and Aberdeen Pavilion, Ottawa
Marvest: along Bank Street:: In The Glebe.
Public Transit Accessible – Free OC Transpo to ticketholders to and fro from the festival