The Boolarra Folk Festival is an annual music and markets event occurring on (or near) the first weekend in March.
The Boolarra Folk Festival opening night launch is a small indoor ticketed event at a nearby local art space arcyinnar. The Festival Saturday includes a Free outdoor folk music concert and a large accompanying market of foods and crafts held across the two parks in the centre of Boolarra township, the event continues into the evening at an indoor venue in Boolarra. The Boolarra Folk Festival concludes with low key music over lunch at the Boolarra community hotel on Sunday. 2019 will be the 17th staging of this event.