Canterbury Folk Festival 2020 rescheduled to 13-16th November 2020

Given the rapidly unfolding events and with future developments in mind,
the health and wellbeing of our festival attendees, their families,
volunteers and guest artists, in fact everyone who visits the Canterbury
Folk Festival is our first priority. Therefore the Easter date for the
festival has been cancelled and we have been able to transfer the
festival to the weekend 13th-16th November 2020, please mark your

Check out this link to the rescheduled event, just starting to rebook
the guests however we have already received a wealth of positive
feedback about the option of gathering in November.

Over the forthcoming weekend we will be sending an email to the Easter
registrants with a form to complete for refund of their payment or the
option to register for November.

We know this is a difficult time for our community and we extend our
team spirit to all of those who are impacted, especially performers,
contractors, accommodation and transport providers and their families
whose livelihood depends on a vibrant and fully functioning arts

Music plays a critical role in uplifting and supporting our community
and we sincerely look forward to being able to bring you a weekend of
live, acoustic music in November bolstered with family-friendly

We will update our website and Facebook page as the CFF continues to
follow Ministry of Health guidelines for gatherings and public events.

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Thank you for your interest in the Canterbury Folk Music Festival. If you require any additional information about the event or how to apply, please contact us:

Canterbury Folk Music Festival
P O Box 964, Christchurch 8140

ph: 027-454-3885