30th Anniversary FMO Conference

The 2016 conference will take place October 20-23, 2016 at the Delta Ottawa City Centre. Panels, workshops, youth program, awards, export development, networking, and music, music, music! To find out more, visit the Conference page.

Advance purchase conference registration – for members only

From now until May 31, members pay only $242.30 for the entire conference weekend! Youth members (up to 18 years of age) can also register now, at a rate of $123.65. Click on the link below to register:

Members only advance purchase conference registration

Official/family showcase and Songs From the Heart applications

Applications are being accepted until May 31, 2016 for the following:

Official/Family Showcase (FMO member)
Official/Family Showcase (non-member)

Songs From the Heart (FMO member)
Songs From the Heart (non-member)

Festival season is all year round

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Our member festivals offer something for everyone’s tastes. There’s music – from Celtic to alt-country, hip hop to Trad – along with crafts, food, family entertainment, dance, workshops, and great community spirit. Click here for dates and websites!

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Youth Program applications being accepted now!

Posted on May 5, 2016 by Folk Music Ontario

Are you between the ages of 15 and 21, a resident of Ontario or the National Capital Region, and interested in a career in music? Why not apply to the FMO Youth Program? For more info, please visit the Youth Program page.

FMO Board Call for Nominations

Posted on May 4, 2016 by Folk Music Ontario

Five directors on the Folk Music Ontario Board are completing their terms this fall. New directors will be elected at the October conference in Ottawa. FMO members are asked to submit nominations for the Board by the May 13, 2016 deadline. For more info, visit the Board of Directors [More]

Advertise in Spring Folk Prints

Posted on March 4, 2016 by Folk Music Ontario

The deadline for ad reservations and artwork for the upcoming Spring edition of Folk Prints is April 22, 2016. The Spring issue is online only and all ads will be printed in full colour. The publication date will be May 16, 2016.

Before the presentation of the 2015 FMO Conference we [More]