VFRMS Board of Directors 2016 – 2017

The Vernon Folk-Roots Music Society (VFRMS),  formed in the spring of 2014, is dedicated to bringing quality folk musical acts to the North Okanagan. Folk-Roots encompasses folk, blues, roots, Canadiana, Americana, country and more.

Do you have skills and/or experience that would help the VFRMS to continue to grow?  Please contact us – we’d love to meet you!

MISSION STATEMENT

Vernon Folk Roots Music Society:

SUPPORTS musicians, songwriters, and music lovers by providing a stage to share, celebrate and nurture original and traditional folk-roots music.

HONOURS the rich musical traditions and current forms of folk-roots music (Canadiana, Americana).

ENCOURAGES original, traditional and acoustic folk-roots musicians to perform live.

PROVIDES a welcoming venue to local and touring musicians. Offers eclectic, dynamic and affordable musical entertainment to Greater Vernon and the North Okanagan area.

CONTRIBUTES to the growth and enrichment of our local community as well as to our national culture and identity through the promotion and celebration of folk-roots music.