“Who wouldn't love…being surround by artists of all kinds in such a beautiful setting?”
“Mariposa is an amazing festival for both musicians and festival goers. Definitely five stars!!”
“Beautiful location, fabulous folkie line-up, extraordinary volunteers…highlight of my summer.”
“There is no age barrier at this event, and it appeals to a wide audience. Perfect.”
“Magnificent music, friendly people, tasty food, good drinks, interesting vendors…”
“3 days of family, fun, and world class music in a beautiful park.”
“Great festival that always leaves me refreshed and relaxed.”
“You can leave your chairs set up and come back to them and no one has touched a thing.”
“The atmosphere is so wonderful, and everyone is loving and caring…I long to come back every year…”
“Great camping, beautiful site, awesome music and fine folks”
“It is such a beautiful setting…Fabulous music and food. It just doesn't get any better!”
“Great weekend! Great musical lineup! Great people! Fun times!”
“Great tunes and incredible people. The vibe is amazing!”
“Clean, family friendly, great food, wonderful music, and the best festival camping ever!”
“An incredibly well organized festival. Clean, safe, comfortable. Awesome memorable acts. “
“Absolutely an incredible weekend of music and talent…”
“I just love the music, the artisan area, the food... the wonderful, magical atmosphere of this outstanding festival event!”
“…laid-back, positive, non-commercial… And the location is simply gorgeous!
“Nothing beats that Mariposa zen!”
“Amazing interaction between fan and performer.”
“…our family outing since our children where tykes.”
“The energy at the folk fest is always awesome!”
“Love the music and the vibe, great camping.”
“The whole festival emanates feelings of love and harmony…”
“…great spontaneous music…fan 'freakin' tastic!”
“Love everything…from the beautiful location on the shores of Lake Couchiching to the amazing talented artists!”
“…very welcoming and peaceful community vibe”
“Great music, venue, and diversity of talent!”
“I loved it from beginning to end, and great camping!”
Children 12 & under admitted FREE!
*Must be accompanied by a ticket-bearing adult.
Come out and enjoy Mariposa’s 58th annual 3-day outdoor event, taking place July 6, 7 & 8, 2018. Our festival profiles emerging and established folk artists and attracts audiences of all ages. Programming includes song, story, dance and crafts.
Volunteer Registration is open January 15 2018.
Mariposa Folk Foundation is a member-based, registered charitable arts organization with the mission to promote and preserve folk art in Canada through song, story, dance and craft.
Mariposa Folk Festival is an all-inclusive showcase of Canada’s heritage, cultures and talents, and fosters community engagement. Our Festival profiles over 100 artistic performances of emerging and established folk artists on 11 stages. Mariposa Folk Foundation is a proud member of Folk Music Ontario, Festivals and Events Ontario, Folk Alliance Canada, and the Archives Association of Ontario.