About Island Folk Fest

4 days of FREE music!  On South Padre Island!  lsland Folk Fest is a community-driven, multimedia event that has quickly become a tradition for many music-lovers across Texas. Come September 10th-13th and enjoy the great music for free or purchase a wristband, which gives you access to the many workshops taking place on the beach, including daily yoga, song-writing classes and more!

2015 Schedule

40 musical acts, 12 song-writing, creativity, and ukulele workshops, sandcastle lessons, kite-building classes, daily yoga sessions on the beach, and so much more. Take a look at this year's schedule, and get a head start on planning your weekend.

Meet the Artists

Check out this year's artists.  We are excited to bring you the best in Texas music! The 2015 lineup includes some amazing acts like The Deer, Goodfield, Rebecca Loebe, Tje Austin and many more.  View the full roster here



Jump right into the festival experience! Beach activities, workshops, art installations, and the best music in Texas will you keep you entertained from sunrise to long past sunset.


Our Sponsors

Stop in and pay our sponsors a visit while you're on the island.  IFF would be impossible without the generous participation of our business partners. Check them out and show them some love!


South Padre Island proudly boasts some of the best attractions in Texas. Visit one of the local wildlife refuges or learn to build a world-class sandcastle.  Experience the magic of the island while you're here.