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A look at Folk on the Rocks 2017 in Yellowknife

Yellowknife's Folk on the Rocks music festival is underway this weekend. Here's a look at a few photos from the grounds.

Music festival continues all day Sunday

A dad keeps a close eye on his son walking on the sand at the main stage in the early afternoon sun. (Alex Brockman/CBC)

Yellowknife's Folk on the Rocks music festival is underway this weekend at Long Lake and continues all day Sunday.

Here's a look at a few photos from the grounds. 

CBC North meteorologist Ashley Brauweiler interacts with a young contestant at the CBC booth at the festival. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Nathan Randall and Marissa Xaviera sit in the afternoon sunshine, listening to music at Folk on the Rocks. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Shad performs on the main stage Saturday night, interacting with fans on the dance floor. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
A dance circle begins as the Yellowknives Dene Drummers play on the main stage at Folk on the Rocks in Yellowknife. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Festival-goers find a quiet picnic table to listen to music away from the crowded main stage. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
A festival-goer takes a photo of the Yellowknives Dene Drummers, while a dance takes place on the sand. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Claiming some valuable real estate at the main stage! (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Elora Braden takes a minute to catch up with a friend as the music gets underway. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Regina band The Dead South perform on Saturday evening at Folk on the Rocks. (Alex Brockman/CBC)
Patrons get stamped as they enter the beer garden Saturday evening. (Alex Brockman/CBC)