Announcement of Initial Performers for 2024 Spring Winterfolk Music Festival in Toronto

Winterfolk Music Festival is thrilled to announce its inaugural Spring Edition event happening on June 8th, 2024, at Toronto’s historic Redwood Theatre on 1300 Gerrard Street E. This special edition aims to celebrate local talent, culture, and community, while showcasing the incredible diversity and creativity of Toronto’s music scene.

For over 20 years, Winterfolk has been a staple in February, and now they are adding a spring edition to the mix. This lively event continues to honor folk, roots, blues, and world music. From the beginning, Winterfolk has been dedicated to highlighting local talent and nurturing a robust local music community across various generations. The festival has contributed over 0,000 to its performers over the years, with more than 80% of its revenue directly supporting the artists.

All the talent featured at the Spring Edition of Winterfolk are local GTA artists, underscoring Winterfolk’s commitment to uplifting and promoting the dynamic community of musicians. By showcasing these talented artists, Winterfolk aims to offer a platform for local musicians to share their craft and connect with music enthusiasts from across the city.

The Redwood Theatre, known for its rich history and intimate atmosphere, provides the perfect setting for this unique musical experience. With its incredible acoustics and cozy ambiance, attendees can fully immerse themselves in the music and establish a deep connection with the performers.

The Winterfolk Spring Edition will include a diverse lineup of musicians covering various genres, from folk and blues to roots and world music.

Notable performing artists and their scheduled times for the Main Stage are as follows:

– Noon – Shawna Caspi
– 1:00 – David Newland
– 2:00 – tbd
– 3:00 – Brian Gladstone
– 4:00 – Lynn Harrison
– 5:00 – Noah Zacharin
– 6:00 – Issak Bonk
– 7:00 – Mid Century Modernes
– 8:00 – Donne Roberts Band
– 9:00 – Gary Kendall Trio
– 10:00 – Toney Springer – Wild T and the Spirit
– 11:00 – Garnetta Cromwell

In addition to the musical performances, Winterfolk will feature workshops and audience interactive sessions, offering attendees a unique opportunity to engage with the music and artists on a deeper level while supporting their local community.

“We are thrilled to showcase the incredible talent of our local artists and support the vibrant music community in Toronto,” said Brian Gladstone, Founder of Winterfolk Music Festival. “This event is a celebration of our city’s cultural diversity and artistic excellence, and we look forward to sharing an unforgettable day of music and camaraderie with everyone.”

Festivals like Winterfolk play a vital role in highlighting the evolving landscape of the folk music world, connecting musicians and fans. It is crucial for the music community to actively participate in creating and sustaining vibrant festivals that celebrate the diverse sounds of folk, roots, blues, and world music.

Tickets for the Winterfolk Spring Edition can be purchased online at, with early bird discounts available for a limited time. Don’t miss the chance to experience the magic of Winterfolk and continue supporting your local artists.

Ticket Information:
Pre-order online at

Ticket Prices:
– .00 Until May 20
– .00 From June 1 – June 7 (If Available)
– .00 at the door on June 8 (If Available)
– Service Fees Apply

Volunteers are also wanted for the event, so if you’re interested, apply now at

For more information and updates, visit the Winterfolk website at and follow them on social media on Facebook.