Thunder Bay Multicultural Association
17 N. Court Street
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7A 4T4
Telephone: (807) 345-0551)
FAX: (807) 345-0173
Please use to reach the Folklore Festival email.
TBMA Website Link. Click here.
We celebrate the richness of our country, Canada, where we can be proud to be Canadian, as we are, and we can still continue to share the wealth of our cultural heritages.
Jeanetty Jumah, Folklore Festival Committee, TBMA

FOLKLORE FESTIVAL 2017 VOLUNTEER Registration Forms ready to be downloaded. Click here.
Available in MS WORD format or PDF Format.

The Thunder Bay Multicultural Association


Folklore Festival 2017

"Our 44th Folklore"

Saturday May 6th and Sunday May 7th

Sat. 12 noon to 11pm and Sun. 12 noon to 7pm

Fort William Gardens, Thunder Bay, Ontario

"Take a Trip Around the World in 48 Hours!"

Entertainment Schedule and Program still under construction for Folklore Festival 2017

  • Times and Prices
  • 2017 Saturday Night Feature Entertainers, "21 Gun Fun"
    "will heat up the Folklore stage with HOT music from Canada and around the world"
  • Tantalizing foods from around the world (The Foodbooths!)
  • Magnificent Displays and Exhibits
  • Activity-packed Children's Area (runs 12 noon to 6pm each day)
  • Dazzling Entertainment & Incredible Music on the Main Stage
  • Local Artists* on site
  • Performer Pictures
  • More Performer Pictures
  • Goodwill Ambassadors dressed in the traditional attire of many nations
  • Chances to purchase international items
  • the fanfare of flags of the world welcoming you to the largest stage in Thunder Bay
  • The World at your Doorstep!

  • This Website is hosted by Phone: (807) 623-1881

    Continue for LINKS & PHOTOS (below)

    2017 Poster Enjoy!

  • Entertainment Schedule Click here.

    The 2017 Pre-Program...a few more additions to come

    Contact Michelle Lander at 345-0551 for information.


    A World of Entertainers

    A Crowd Favourite

    A Goodwill Ambassador

    First Nations Performer

    The Lion Dance

    Filipino-Canadian Talents

    Beauty of the Ukraine

    Portugal Awaits

    The Caribbean

    The Tastes of India

    Thanks to all the volunteers, entertainers, exhibitors, Food Booth groups, sponsors, and Thunder Sound & Lighting who helped to make each Folklore Festival, a feast for the mind and body.