July 5 to 7 – Mariposa Folk Festival. For more than 50 years, Mariposa has been presenting world class creators and performers of folk, roots, blues, gospel, acoustic and world music traditions in a beautiful, family-friendly setting. More than 100 artistic performances of emerging and established folk artists on 11 stages, with artists from My Son the Hurricane to Fred Penner.
There will be many activities and events going on throughout the weekend. These activities include:
– an artisans village
– hands-on experiences
– beer tents and Mariposa’s Pub tent
– Great food vendors
– yoga in the park
– the Gordon Lightfoot Trail runs through Tudhope Park, a great way to experience the scenery and area. – Studio Point Painting – CD’s and collectables from artists
– Folk play for kids – On-site Camping for audience.
Gates open at 4:00 p.m. on Friday and at 10:00 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Tudhope Park, Atherley Road, on the shores of Lake Couchiching.