|Country and Region||Canada — British Columbia|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Victoria, British Columbia, Canada|
|Festival Contact Information|
FolkWest celebrated its inaugural edition in 2011. The festival is founded and organized by the Lower Island Folkfest Society — a group of folk music aficionados and business professionals. The programming will include performances, workshops with the mission of a peaceful, eco-friendly event that is family friendly. The festival takes place at Royal Athletic Park.
|Festival Dates||August 17 - 19, 2012|