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World music comes to Mission July 25-27

Lynn Miles, Mary Gauthier and Eliza Gilkyson entertained audiences at the Mission Folk Music Festival last year. This year
Lynn Miles, Mary Gauthier and Eliza Gilkyson entertained audiences at the Mission Folk Music Festival last year. This year's festival runs July 25-27 at Fraser River Heritage Park.
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Early bird tickets are now available for the Mission Folk Music Festival. The popular event will be taking place July 25 to July 27 at Fraser River Heritage Park.

About 20 performers have already confirmed their attendance at the event, including musicians from Ireland, Korea, West Africa, Fiji, Cuba, Bellingham, and Winnipeg.

The weekend will be filled with world music, dancers and amazing costumes.

There will be four stages for music, workshops, an art market and an array for food concessions to enjoy.

Early bird weekend passes are available until June 30 at Shoppers Drug Mart on Lougheed Hwy., or by calling 604-943-8849 or 604-866-88463.

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