The Festival of Friends is an outdoor music, art, and crafts festival in Hamilton, ON. It has been produced annually since 1976. Admission to the Festival has always been – and will always remain – free to everyone.
Its objective is to enrich the quality of life by promoting and celebrating all aspects of cultural life; to support artists and cultural groups through programs accessible to all people within The Greater Hamilton Area and beyond.
About the Festival of Friends (www.festivaloffriends.ca)
To conceive, organize, promote and execute a free major annual musical festival event in the Hamilton-Wentworth Region. The event themes highlight the richness of a particular component of the Canadian mosaic. The event is produced by professional staff and experienced volunteers. The event creates a vehicle for tourism and education. The objectives are achieved primarily through the production of a major musical and cultural event held annually.
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