Suzie Vinnick

Sat 2pm at Fest Club; Sat 3:30pm at Whittle; Sun 1pm at FT; plus High School BITS Workshops Thurs & FriSponsored by: 89.3 K-Rock 10X Maple Blues Award winner, 3X Juno Nominee and the list goes on…Suzie is a multi-award winning, blues singer-songwriter, possessing a distinctly alluring voice “spun of gold.”

James Keelaghan

Fri 7pm at FT; Sat 1pm at FT; Sun 10am at FTSponsored by: Harwood House Bed & Breakfast James Keelaghan, a folk singer-songwriter, with a strong focus on social justice issues, has been sharing his uncanny knack for finding incredible stories and turning them into powerful songs since 1987.

Rose Cousins

Sat 10am at Whittle; Sat 1pm at FT; Sat 7pm at FTSponsored by: the Town of Wolfville Rose Cousins’ folk-pop style with a clear nod to her Maritime roots has earned her multiple awards, including a Juno. Her voice is unmistakable.

Ryan Cook

Fri 10:30pm at Paddy’s; Sat 2:30pm at FT; Sat 7pm at FTSponsored by: The Stella Rose B&B Ryan Cook has developed a progressive style of country that is both traditional and innovative … a hardcore troubadour/travelling songwriter, born close to Yarmouth, NS.

Fortunate Ones

Sat 11:15am at Whittle; Sat 10am (11:45am) at Market; Sun 1pm at FTSponsored by: Victoria’s Historic Inn Fortunate Ones are Andrew James O’Brien and Catherine Allan. O’Brien established himself as a singer/songwriter with his 2011 record, “Songs for Searchers,” which garnered several nominations and awards. Allan found her voice in a musical family and became…

Ruth Moody

Sat 7pm at FT; Sun 10am at FTSponsored by: Just Us Coffee Roasters Ruth Moody is a two-time Juno Award winning singer-songwriter from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is also a founding member of the internationally renowned trio The Wailin’ Jennys and former lead singer of the Canadian Roots band Scruj MacDuhk.

Dave Gunning

Fri 7pm at FT; Sat 2:30pm at FTSponsored by: Acadia University Dave Gunning is a captivating, seasoned performer whose writing includes flavours of Irish, Scottish, folk and country musical styles. The prolific Pictou County native has ten acclaimed albums to his credit since 1997, garnering numerous nominations and awards, including ECMAs.