Folk Fest

Edmonton's Folk Fest runs from August 4 - 7, 2016. Book your accommodations, parking and facilities pass with the Bennett Centre today!


The Bennett Centre offers you a premium location – right across the street from the Folk Fest!

Our private and modern hostel-style rooms accommodate up to four individuals (four bunk beds). The Bennett Centre offers you a safe environment with the building locked at all times and entrance with ID only. Families are welcome! 

NEW for 2016 – Shared hostel style accommodations -  $160 for a one bed, four night package in a male or female dorm style room  

Important Information for your stay: 

  • The Bennett Centre has common washroom areas with showers
  • Bring your own bedding, toiletries and indoor footwear 
  • Smoke-free building and grounds 
  • No alcohol allowed on the premises 
  • No pets allowed on the premises 
  • Check in is on Thursday, August 4 at 11:00 am 
  • Check out is on Monday, August 8 at 11:00 am 

The four-night package is $599 + GST for the full room and $160 + GST for a bed in the dorm. You also have the option to book a reserved parking stall for $100 + GST. Your spot is reserved, so you can come and go as you like without a hassle. 

Payment Policy: Full payment is due at the time of booking.

Cancellation Policy: You have until June 16, 2016 to cancel your room for a full refund. If you cancel after June 15th, you will be refunded your payment less 25% of the total amount.

Call Metro Continuing Education at 780-428-1111 to book your accommodations.




Facilities Pass

Facility Passes (washrooms) are available for the full duration of the festival (August 4 - 7, 2016).

You may book a Facility Pass for $40 plus GST for use from August 4 - 7 inclusive. You will be issued a special wrist band that will allow you to access the washroom facilities at the Bennett Centre.

The washroom facilities will be open 30 minutes prior to the festival opening, during the festival, and 30 minutes after the festival closes. All holders of a Facility Pass will be required to sign an agreement (see below) at the time when they pick up their wristband. 

For additional information or to purchase a Facility Pass, please call Metro at 780-428-1111.

View Facilities Pass Agreement