Folklore Festival 2018


"Café Paris - Martin Blanchet Jazz Quintet""

Travel to Paris right here in Thunder Bay!

Versatile and Talented Musicians

Enjoy a lively selection of
French songs, Cabaret, Gypsy jazz, modern and world music
chansons françaises, cabaret, jazz manouche, musique moderne et mondiale

featured Saturday May 5, 2018
7:30pm to 10pm

""Café Paris - Martin Blanchet Jazz Quintet"

Incredible Entertainers!

Our Feature Entertainers have thrilled visitors to Folklore Festival. Let's do it again this YEAR!
  • "21 Gun Fun" in 2017!
  • Ti Amo in 2016!
  • the Imbayakunas in 2015
  • Descarga Latina from Folklorama in 2014
  • The Juno Award winning SATTALITES in 2013!
  • Descarga Latina from Folklarama fame in 2010!
  • ROCKSTEADY in 2009
  • Chmielewski Funtime Variety Show Band in 2008
  • Remember "VIVA" in 2007!
  • Remember "PHOENIX" in 2006!
  • We swayed to Island Rhythms with The Phase III Steel Drum Band in 2005.
  • Os Panteras (2004 Saturday Feature Entertainers)
  • Our 2004 Sunday Feature Performer, ALPHA YAYA DIALLO
  • Link to ALPHA YAYA DIALLO website

    Former Folklore Greats:
  • The Klassik Band (2003 Entertainers)
  • Remember the wonderful Sattalites in 2002!
  • Remember our 2001 ENTERTAINERS, Diego Marulanda & Pacande
    Diego Marulanda's Juno-nominated Best Global Album Por El Sol can also be found in most major record stores, or by emailing