Schedule May 2017

 The Festival will take place from Thursday May 25th to Sunday May 28th, 2017.

Thursday May 25, Story Slam Competition, 7:30 pm, The Needle Vinyl Tavern, $10 at the door


Friday May 26, Canadian Spirits, 8 pm, McKernan Community Leagye Hall, $20 cash at the door


Saturday May 27, Tales, Trails and Rails, 7:30 pm, Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, $20


Saturday - May 27, 2017


Southside Memorial Chapel
8310 - 104 St.    

Memorial Chapel Tent
83rd Ave & 104 St.

Old Strathcona Library
 Children's Stage
8331-104 St. 

1 - 1:50 p.m.

Inuit Shaman Hero 

Kira Van Deusen 

Mama Africa and Her Diaspora

Shayna Jones 

Flying Canoe 

Alain Boileau's Legend Factory  

2 - 2:50 p.m. 

The Kinship Ring

Melanie Ray 
& Lee Porteous 

A Thread of Magic

Ginger Mullen 
& Diane Bosman 

An Acadian Heritage

Clara Dugas

3 - 3:50 p.m.

Shipwrecks and Salt Tales

Jennifer Ferris 

Femmes des Bois
*In French

Genevieve Falaise 

Move to Your Heartbeat

Jacqui Du Toit

4 - 4:50 p.m.

Family Histories and Mysteries

Lynda Joyce 
& Linda Mikolayenko

Coast to Coast Trouble

Faye Mogensen

Everyday Magic

Holly Robison 

Sunday - May 28, 2017


Southside Memorial Chapel
8310 - 104 St.   

Memorial Chapel Tent
83rd Ave & 104 St.

Old Strathcona Library
Children's Stage 
8331-104 St.

1 - 1:50 p.m.
Celebrating Canada's Wild Creatures 

Jerry Haigh 
From Edmonton With Love 

Shoshana Litman 
Magic & Danger in the Deep Dark Forest 
* Starts at 1:15 p.m.

June Brown 
2 - 2:50 p.m. 
Awkward Tales of Romantic Misadventures 
*adult content 

Bonnie Logan 
Tales Told Gently 
Peyahtik - Wihtamawin 

Joseph Naytowhow 
Golden Threads and Beaver Tales 

Janet LeRoy & Kathie Kompass 

3 - 3:50 p.m.
Written in the Body 
*adult content
* runs until 4:10 p.m. 

Jan Andrews 
Beyond Bars and Brothels
Women of the Klondike 

Marva Blackmore 
& Goldie Spencer 
Tall Tales to Keep You Spellbound

Selina Eisenberg 
4 - 4:50 p.m.
Margaret Laurence's Camel Bell 
*starts at 4:20 p.m. 

Jennifer Cayley 

Because He Said So 

Susan Charters & Vic Daradik
Folk Play

Shayna Jones