Festival Performer Schedule for June 3, 2018

12:00 – Lulu and the Tomcat open Festival!

12:15-12:45 – Jenessa Kehler

12:45 – Lulu and the Tomcat

12:55-1:35 – Ed Wayne

1:35 Tweener – Chris Freeman

1:45 – 2:30 – Scott Nolan

2:30 – Lulu and the Tomcat

2:40-3:30 – Songwriter’s Circle with Frannie Klein, Jess Reimer,

Scott Nolan, Jenessa Kehler, Watermelon Slim, Paul Bergman

3:30 – Tweener: Mykayla Klassen

3:40-4:20 – Jess Reimer and Jeremy Hamm

4:20 – Tweener: John Wiebe

4:30-5:20 – Watermelon Slim

5:20 – Lulu and the Tomcat

5:30-6:10 – Paul Bergman

6:10 – Tweener: Linda Hiebert

6:20-7:00 – Frannie Klein

7:00 – Lulu and the Tomcat

7:10 – 8:15 – Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Coffee House with Winkler Arts and Culture

May 11, 2018!

Back 40 Presents – That 70’s Show!  April 28 2018

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for the 2018 Festival have been booked and will be announced at the 70s Show Fundraiser!

Check out photographer Garnie Ross’s captures from this year’s Back 40 Festival by clicking the headline, and then follow this link: http://back40folkfest.com/2016-festival-photos/

Click the headline to read more about volunteering at the Back 40 Festival.

May  6, 2016 

Interested in volunteering at the Back 40 Festival? Save the following form to your computer– 2016 Volunteer Form –fill it out and e-mail it to info@back40folkfest.com.

Opportunities include helping out in the merch tent, children’s tent, hospitality tent and some opportunities to help with ticket sales or taking tickets at the gate. Commit a minimum of two hours of your time in exchange for a free festival ticket!

The festival has been able to celebrate 27 years because of the amazing volunteers that come out every year. Help us keep homemade music alive by volunteering on June 5, 2016 at Morden Park!

March 16, 2016

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Hey musicians!

The Back 40 Folk Festival has some great opportunities for busking at local events such as the Morden Farmer’s Market, the annual Corn and Apple Festival, and Canada Day celebrations.

Fill out this general Busking Application Form and/or this form specifically for busking at the C&A busking application 2016 and drop it off at the Pembina Hills Art Council at 352 Stephen Street in Morden or e-mail to programs@pembinahillsarts.com.

For more information call 204-822-6026.

The Back 40 Crew

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Thanks to Morden-based photographers Danny and Shelly Heinrichs, the Back 40 Folk Festival has an incredible collection of photos through which to relive the memories of the 26th annual festival event.

View them on Facebook.