The quaint country town of Woodford located some 72 kms from Brisbane, hosts the annual music fietsa of Woodford Folk Festival with fun and fervor. One of the biggest music event in Australia, this gala has a significant role to play in the cultural canvass of the nation. The festival had a formal beginning in the year 1994 and till date has done a commendable job in highlighting the artistic spirit of the region. Just going by numbers, at least 2000 performers and 580 events are being lined up for the upcoming edition that includes local, national and even international names that raises respect. The event is marked by the diversity of activities- concerts, dances, street theatre, writers panels, film festival, comedy sessions, acoustic jams, social dialogue and debate and so on. Moreover, the kids love it as the celebrations include an entire childrens festival. Further, the glamor quotient is hiked by the rich parades, art and craft workshops, circus performances and some late night cabarets. The fire event that graces this festival is a major crowd puller. The festival village has 22 performance venues, of which 18 are all weather venues. The festival is marked by the streets lined with restaurants, stalls, bars, street theatre and parades. Unlike many other festival in this category the Woodford Folk Festival is organized in a country location- a 500-acre land located on the Sunshine Coast Hinterland on Jinibara Country. The Queensland Folk Federation QFF is the patronizing body of the land as well as the event.