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Music line-up for 2016 festival now live!

Click the headline to read about the performer line-up for this year’s Back 40 Festival on June 5, 2016 in Morden Park, Morden, MB. Read the performer biographies by clicking this link.

The ’70s Show

March 16, 2016 Click the headline to read! The Back 40 Festival is excited about our upcoming spring fundraiser. Each year the Back 40 organizes a tribute show were local performers play as their favourite band. This year’s theme is The ’70s Show. Based on the enthusiastic response from 2015, the show will see tributes […]

Busking Opportunities

March 16, 2016 Click the headline to read! 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 […]

The Back 40 is excited to announce its new members!

    Click the headline to read about our new board members! For the 2016 festival season, the Back 40 Festival has an almost brand new board. Jenessa Kehler has joined the Back 40 as the new chairperson, replacing outgoing chair Jocelyn Unrau. Returning board members include Hank Hildebrand, Sharla Kinsman and MaryAnne Neufeld. With […]

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