This video speaks for itself, but extra bonus points go to anyone who can identify the former St. Paul city councilperson dancing in it. (And yes, that's the great Bela Fleck on the banjo).
On Saturday night of the festival, the temperature was dropping, the wind was howling, and the rain was coming down. There weren't too many ways to stay warm, but these folks found one.
The annual Tarp Run at the Winnipeg Folk Festival is a tradition, and a strange one at that. Take a look:
On a rainy Saturday at the Winnipeg Folk Festival, one type of music made a bit more sense than the others: