The Foundation

Mariposa Folk Foundation is a member-based, registered charitable arts organization. The mandate of the Mariposa Folk Foundation (MFF) is the promotion and preservation of folk art in Canada through song, story, dance and craft. The primary vehicle which MFF uses to fulfil its mandate is the annual Mariposa Folk Festival. The Festival is one of the longest running folk festivals in North America.

Our Mission

The promotion and preservation of folk art in Canada through song, story,  dance and craft

Our Proud Affiliations

Mariposa Folk Foundation is a proud member of Folk Music Canada, Folk Music Ontario, Festivals and Events Ontario, Folk Alliance International, Canadian Live Music Association and Attractions Ontario.