Tucson Folk Festival

The Tucson Folk Festival is a FREE, two-day event celebrating Americana/Folk Music traditions and all the wonderful variations!

Not just Americana/Folk… American Bluegrass, Blues, Country, Jazz, Celtic, Zydeco, and various styles of Latin and Mexican music!

Pokey LaFarge with his Band

This annual family-friendly festival is held in some of the most historic sections of Downtown Tucson: El Presidio Park, La Cocina Restaurant, Presidio Museum and surrounding area.

The 33rd Annual festival features five stages of traditional, contemporary, and ethnic folk and acoustic music that entertains and delights a multi-faceted and diverse audience.

Saturday, May 5  |  12pm-10pm
Sunday, May 6  |  11am-9pm

Tucson Folk Festival Musicians

Over 120 groups or soloists, perform at the festival and features a National Headliner – Pokey LaFarge on Saturday Night – and Local Headliner – Greg & Randal Morton Band with Special Guests on Sunday Night.

The festival attracts over 12,000 fans and participants who come from all over southern Arizona, and across the nation.

Other Highlights:

  • Stefan George Memorial Songwriting Competition
  • Children’s Show
  • Young Artist Stage for youth under 18
  • interactive music workshops
  • Ballad Tree for future songwriters (Open Mic)
  • and a wide variety of food and craft vendors and beer garden.
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