The annual Thunder Bay Folk Festival is a great, small and family-friendly festival located in beautiful Alpena Michigan. Join us for 2 days of live music on 3 stages, music and craft workshops, food and art vendors, children's activities, mind/body workshops, a community bonfire, a drum kiva, and so much more.

Announcement: Ramada Inn of Alpena

The Ramada Inn of Alpena is providing rooms for bands and they are setting aside rooms for anyone mentioning the "Folk Festival" at $84.00 a night with free breakfast!

Call them today to reserve your room!

Ramada by Wyndham Alpena Hotel & Conference Center 1000 US 23 North, Alpena, Michigan 49707, US Phone : +1 (989) 356-2151


New this year! A Dedicated Mind/Body tent!

You won't want to miss this! We are dedicating a tent entirely to Mind/Body sessions led by Northeast Michigan's favorite yogis.

Check it out! All sessions are included with the price of admission to the festival. Weekend and Day tickets are available at Neiman's Family Market and Joel's Guitar Shop, both in Alpena or online at Eventbrite.

Save $10 - Buy an Advance Ticket!

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It's super easy to get FREE Admission for a weekend of great music, fun, food, activities, workshops and more!

Thunder Bay Folk Festival - Sept 28 & 29, 2018.

Visit Signup.com to register today!