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2016 Festival Lineup

#NLFB2016 was held July 8-10, 2016 on the shores of Lake Ramsey in Sudbury, ON. Our photographers managed to capture some of the magic.



Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

Steven Page

Gypsy Kumbia Orchestra


Digging Roots

Orkestar Kriminal

Union Duke

Anique Granger & Mélanie Brulée

Murder Murder

Sun K

Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire

Matt Foy & Little Sir Echo

Pretty Archie

Sheesham & Lotus & Son

Kate Maki

Frederick Squire



Paul Dunn


Josh Turnbull

A. David MacKinnon

Brian Dunn

Jennifer Holub

Hugh Jazz

Rose-Erin Stokes

Josh Turnbull

Northern All Stars Steel Pan

Dwayne Trudeau’s Backwoods Blues

Chuck & Catherine Roberts

François Lemieux

Martine Fortin – Meltdown Winner 2016

Collective Roots – Meltdown Winner 2016

Jeff Stewart & Community Drums

Cindy Cook of Polka Dot Door

Mike Petersen’s Good Old Fashioned Punch & Judy Show

The Amazing René

Dale Pepin’s Story Socks

NLFB Arts Village

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