Facts and Figures

The Kingsville Folk Music Festival approaches sponsorships as true partnerships, designed to meet the needs of the client, the Festival and the attendees.  Please give us a call to discuss opportunities. 

- Incorporated as an Ontario non-profit society, 2013 (Sun Parlour Folk Music Society).  Ontario Not-For-Profit #: 1881397

- Attendance of 4,600 (2014) 5,600 (2015) over the weekend

Results from on-site survey conducted by Canada South Festival Network at 2015 Festival:


0-44          40% male / 38% female

45-54        15% male / 21% female

55-64        29% male / 24% female

65+           16% male / 17% female

Annual Income: 

58% $45,000 +


From Outside of Windsor Essex:

78% Ontario

22% Canada, US, other countries


48% Kingsville

12% Leamington

19% Windsor

12% Chatham

9% Essex County

Length of Stay:

48% - 3 days

22% - 4 days

with 57% of these people staying at hotels, B&B’s or camping

Other Activities that people participated in:

31% shopping

27% Trails/Parks/Beaches

Media Coverage

Print - over 15 articles in local & regional newspapers & magazines, ads in Michigan, Ohio, Ontario and National music, lifestyle and travel magazines

Radio - over 537 spots throughout Essex County, Chatham-Kent, Michigan

TV - over 117 spots in Windsor, Essex County and Chatham-Kent

On-Line & Web Site exposure

For further information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Michele Law

Phone:  519-997-7777

Email:  michele at kingsvillefolkfest.org

Would you like to be associated with a world-class music festival based in Kingsville, Ontario, Canada? 

Kingsville Folk Music Festival is a non-commercial music and community festival that relies on the generosity of its supporters, the muscle and ingenuity of its volunteers and the passion and smarts of board and staff.  

We rely on the sponsorships of businesses and organizations that share our vision.

So, come partner with us--give us a hand, and we'll shine the spotlight on you, too.

CONTACT:        info at kingsvillefolkfest dot org 

Sponsorship Opportunities.pdf