Winterfolk XVI Blues and Roots Festival

Winterfolk XVI Blues and Roots Festival

Feb 16, 2018 - Feb 18, 2018
Times vary

Winterfolk XVI Blues and Roots Festival is a combination of paid and free concert stages on the Danforth. It’s an all-ages, mid-winter, weatherproof event, where you’ll find the best of urban, blues, rock, jazz, country, folk and roots music, emulating a multi-stage rural summer festival.

More than 100 artists will be performing at 4 venues and 5 stages over 3 days of the long Family Day weekend.  Winterfolk is the ideal event for music-lovers seeking new and exciting things to do in the Toronto.


  • Black Swan Tavern (2 stages), 154 Danforth Ave
  • Dora Keogh Irish Pub, 141 Danforth Ave
  • Terri O’s, 185 Danforth Ave
  • Globe Bistro (upstairs lounge), 124 Danforth Ave

For the avid music lover, Wristbands are the way to go giving you access to over 90 shows during the festival. They are Sold at the door of the venue.