Big Rock

Block Heater presented by Calgary Folk Festival

February 9 - 12, 2023 marks the 8th iteration of the Calgary Folk Music Festival’s annual winter ritual Block Heater. Featuring 32 artists and 13 separate events, you can choose your own adventure at diverse Inglewood and downtown venues. Wave your hands in the air at The Palace Theatre, enjoy a glass of wine at The Ironwood, dress up at the Jack Singer Concert Hall, let the lyrics envelop you at Central United Church, dance or chill with friends at The Horizon Heating stage at Festival Hall, skate and groove around our free stage at Olympic Plaza. Block Heater will recharge your soul with shows for every taste and vibe, filled with independent artists from our backyard and the globe. Get your tickets today!