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We asked: Karen Savoca and Pete Heitzman answered!

Have you ever had a question for a folk musician but were afraid to ask? Of course not. Folk musicians are the most approachable and friendly people on the planet. We asked Karen Savoca and Pete Heitzman to answer a few questions and they happily obliged. Here’s...

Youth songwriter showcase deadline: April 15

Plans are underway for the annual Youth Songwriting Showcase. A date for the showcase has been chosen – June 3 2017. Watch this space for more news. If you know a young songwriter, please let them know about the opportunity to be mentored by local songwriters as well...

Karen Savoca show postponed

The Karen Savoca show scheduled for Friday, May 26 has been postponed. The new date is Friday, Nov. 10. Thank you to those who purchased advance tickets ~ we will refund your tickets. Stay tuned for details. We apologize for this...

Open stage returns in April

Thanks to all the musicians (and audience members) who supported BarrieFolk’s open stage – Unplugged Friday nights – at the Barrie Public Library this fall. The open stage will return in April, May and June. Once we have the new dates, we’ll post them in...

Buy your BarrieFolk for Folks Concert Series ticket

Tickets are now available for the 2014 BarrieFolk for Folks Fall Concert Series at the MacLaren Art Centre. You can purchase individual shows or buy a series ticket. All shows start at 8 p.m. and take place at the MacLaren Art Centre (37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie). ...