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Q: Where can I buy tickets to the Regina Folk Festival?
A: Online, of course. You can also order them by phone. Just call 1-866-943-8849.
Q: Are you only selling weekend passes?
A: Nope! We will be selling individual night tickets too. They just aren't on sale until May 1st.
Q: I don't have a credit card. How can I buy a ticket?
A: You can use Interac for your online purchases! Please note that this is only for patrons with bank accounts at TD, Royal Bank, Scotiabank and Bank of Montreal.
Q: How old is a "Senior"?
A: A Senior can buy a ticket at a discounted price. Seniors are 65+ to us! Please bring your I.D.
Q: How old is a "Student"?
A: A Student can buy a ticket at a discounted price too. Students are people in high school or attending University full-time. Please bring your student I.D.
Q: Will my ticket be mailed to me?
A: If you ask for it to be mailed, yes. Otherwise your ticket will be emailed to you, which you can print out or save on your phone to be scanned at the festival gates.
Let us know if you have any other questions!
Boy, are we ever excited to share this lineup with you! We've been working hard all winter to put this beauty of a crew together for our 45th festival. We hope you like it! Summer is right around the corner now, everyone!!
From August 8th to 10th the Regina Folk Festival will once again bring some of the world's best music to beautiful downtown Victoria Park. The 2014 festival lineup features an incredible blend of musical styles, cultural influences and above all, some of the world's best talent including:
SERENA RYDER, SAM ROBERTS BAND, INDIGO GIRLS, JOEL PLASKETT EMERGENCY, LOS LOBOS, MATT ANDERSEN, NAOMI SHELTON & THE GOSPEL QUEENS, ELLIOTT BROOD, THE HARPOONIST & THE AXE MURDERER, BLITZ THE AMBASSADOR, MEXICAN INSTITUTE OF SOUND, KLÔ PELGAG, QUIQUE ESCAMILLA, DAKHABRAKHA, SAIDAH BABA TALIBAH, ROYAL CANOE, JON AND ROY, GEOFF BERNER, AL SIMMONS, MO KENNEY, CLINTON ST. JOHN, LEONARD SUMNER, ANDINO SUNS, FADADANCE, NOUNS & ADJECTIVES, CHARLY HUSTLE, COLBY RICHARDSON, BROTHERS
More great Sask artists to come after the Sask Sampler on March 22nd! Come support our local bands!
Regina Folk Festival Inc.
Sponsorship & Communications Assistant / Summer position
As an integral member of RFF Inc.’s dynamic team, the Sponsorship & Communications Assistant (SCA) will assist the Sponsorship & Communications Coordinator (SCC) with sponsorship and communications for the 2014 Regina Folk Festival (RFF) with specific focus on media relations, publicity, advocacy, sponsor recognition and appreciation, social media and other marketing.
The Sponsorship & Communications Assistant will work with all of the members of the RFF team to ensure that we put together a fabulous festival in 2014 – August 8th to 10th in Victoria Park. The SCA will be responsible for administrative duties including: reception, filing, management of storage spaces and inventory, meeting set up, supplies, and other duties as required.
The SCA will also prepare all backstage passes and on site lanyards for artists, staff, festival team members, guests and sponsors as well as prepare advocacy and sponsorship tours on site at the 2014 festival. Other duties include working with team leaders in the following areas: Office Volunteers, First Aid, Media Liaison, Massage, Photography and Communications Hub to ensure the successful operation of these areas at the festival. These responsibilities include leading planning meetings, assisting in recruiting volunteers, assisted in training volunteers, and ensuring details are not missed.
This is a summer term for 35 hours per week for 15 weeks starting May 5th, 2014. Some evening work and intense work over festival week (August 5th to 10th, 2014) as well as regular office hours are required.
List of Requirements:
- Knowledge and experience with social media applications and marketing is a must
- Strong organizational and communication skills and good attention to detail
- Administrative skills including working databases, letter writing, filing
- Knowledge of event coordination is an asset
- Post-secondary student with studies in arts, marketing, business administration or related area of study is preferred
- Must be returning to full-time studies in the fall
- Computer literate with ability to use MS Office Software
- Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)
- Previous experience working with non-profit organizations
- Ability to work well with others and independently
- Professionalism and strong customer service skills
Please apply via email only to: email@example.com
Deadline for applications is Friday, March 28th, 2014
Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. This position is dependent on confirmation of funding for summer student employment.