Mariposa Folk Festival Announces 2020 Lineup with Mavis Staples, John Prine, Kathleen Edwards
The Ontario fest's 60th edition also features David Francey, Moscow Apartment, Dwayne Gretzky and more
Published Feb 14, 2020The long-running Mariposa Folk Festival is set to celebrate 60 years of music-making this summer, and organizers have now shared the complete lineup of acts set to play their 2020 edition.
Taking place July 3 to 5 at Tudhope Park in Orillia, ON, festival headliners include Mavis Staples, John Prine and Kathleen Edwards.
They'll be joined by Dwayne Gretzky, David Francey, Moscow Apartment, Tré Burt, Dala, Youngtree & the Blooms, Celeigh Cardinal, the Small Glories, Hussy Hicks, Marla & David Celia, Moontricks, Moskitto Bar, Ocean Alley, Diyet & the Love Soldiers, Okan, the Pairs, and Rup Loops.
Mariposa organizers have also announced a pair of concerts next month to heat things up ahead of festival season.
On March 15, Lynn Miles, Valdy and Suzie Vinnick will celebrate Mariposa's milestone year with a performance at the Five Points Theatre in Barrie, ON, while festival favourites Union Duke will perform at St. Paul's Centre in Orillia on March 28.
Further ticketing and festival information is available here. Learn more about the Mariposa Folk Festival with Exclaim!'s Canadian Music Festival Profiles.