Western Canadian Music Festivals

Western Canadian Music Festivals (and a few in Alberta and Washington)

Fest of Ale – Penticton, BC (April 7-8, 2017)

May 2016
Dream Music Festival – Penticton, BC (May 12-13th, 2017)
Sasquatch Festival – The Gorge (May 26-28, 2017)
Serenity Performance Arts Centre – Birch Island, BC (May thru Sept. 2017)

June
Action Music Fest – Summerland, BC (June 2-4th, 2017)
Pendor Harbour Blues Festival – Pendor Harbour, BC (June 2 – 4th, 2017)
Sooke River Bluegrass Festival – Sooke, BC (June 16-18, 2017)
Tiny Lights Festival – Ymir, BC (June 9-11th, 2017)
Steamboat Mountain Music Festival – Edgewater, BC (June 18th, 2017)
Sled Island – Calgary, BC (June 21-25th, 2017)
Vancouver Jazz Festival (June 23 – July 2nd, 2017)
ReFresh – Forest Grove, BC (June 23rd – 25th, 2017)
River Rats Festival – Athabasca, AB (June 29 – June 30th, 2017)
Funtastic – Vernon (June 30 – July 3rd, 2017)
Ska Fest – Victoria, BC (June 14 – 18th, 2017)

July 2016
Astral Harvest Music & Arts Festival – Driftpile, AB (July 14 – July 17th, 2017)
Penticton Rib Festival – Penticton, BC (June 30 – July 2nd, 2017)
Island Musicfest – Comox Valley, BC (July 14-16th, 2017)
Calgary Stampede – Calgary, AB (July 7 – 16th, 2017)
Harrison Festival – Harrison Hot Springs, BC (July 8-16th, 2017)
Adstock – Maple Ridge, BC (July 10, 2016)
Open Air Performances – Lake Country, BC (July 5 – Aug 30, 2017)
Bass Coast – Merritt, BC (July 7-10th, 2017)
Vancouver Folk Festival (July 14-16, 2017)
Wild Mountain Music Festival – Hinton, Alberta (July 14-16, 2017)
Unity Music Festival– Solcan City, BC (July 14-16th, 2017)

Armstrong Metal Fest – Armstrong, BC (July 14 – 15th, 2017)
Pemberton Music Festival – Pemberton, BC (July 13-16th, 2017)
Mission Folk Festival – Mission, BC (July 21-23rd, 2017)
Islands Music Festival – Duncan, BC (July 21-23rd, 2017)
Fusion Festival – Surrey, BC (July 22-23, 2017)
Calgary Folk Festival (July 20-23, 2017)
Alert Bay Seasfest – Alert Bay, BC (July 28-30, 2017)
Motion Notion – Golden, BC (July 24-27th, 2017)
Center of Gravity – Kelowna, BC (July 28-30th, 2017)
Calgary International Blues Festival – Calgary, BC (July 31 – Aug 6th, 2017)

August
GrizFest – Tumbler Ridge, BC (Aug 5-6th, 2017)
Wanderlust – Whistler, BC (Aug 3rd – Aug. 6th, 2017)
Rockin the Fields – Minnedosa, MB (Aug 4 – 6th, 2017)
Canmore Folk Fest – Canmore, AB (Aug 5 – Aug. 7th, 2017)
Rockin’ River Musicfest – Merritt, BC (Aug 3 – 6th, 2017)
Pickathon – Portland, OR (July 30th – August 1st, 2017)
Arts Wells – Barkerville, BC (Aug 4 – Aug. 7th, 2017)
Shambhala Music Festival – Salmo (Aug. 11-14th, 2017)
Peachfest – Penticton, BC (Aug. 2-6th, 2017)
CannaFest Music Festival – Grand Forks, BC (Aug. 10-12th, 2017)
Edmonton Folk Festival (August 10 – 13th, 2017)
Wapiti Music Festival – Fernie, BC (Aug. 11-12th, 2017)
Rock the Lake, Kelowna, BC, (August 11-13, 2017) – sold out
Reggae Fest – Calgary, AB (August 17-19th, 2017)
Robson Valley Music Festival – Dunster, BC (Aug. 11-13th, 2017)
Otalith Music Festival – Tofino & Ucluelet, BC (Aug. 18-19th, 2017)
Princeton Traditional Music Festival (Aug. 18-20th, 2017)
Invermere Music Festival – Invermere, BC (Aug. 18 – 20th, 2017)
Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival – Salmon Arm (Aug. 18 – 20th, 2017)
Ponderosa Festival – Rock Creek, BC (Aug. 18-20th, 2017)
West Kelowna World Musicfest – West Kelowna, BC (Aug. 23rd)
Legends valley Music Festival – Cowichan valley, BC (Aug. 23-27th, 2017)
Bumbershoot – Seattle, WA (Sept. 1st – 3rd, 2017)
Fozzy Fest – Lake Koocanusa, East Kootenays, BC (Sept. 14-17th, 2017)
Rifflandia – Victoria, BC (Sept. 14 – 17th, 2017)

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15 comments on “Western Canadian Music Festivals

  1. Jaclyn Cummings says:

    What about Live at Squamish? August 20 & 21, 2011! Let me know if you need any further info Jason! http://www.liveatsquamish.com/

  2. Ole Juul says:

    The 5th annual Princeton Traditional Music Festival will be on Aug. 17 to 19. It takes place in the Streets of Princeton, BC. This year we have over 160 performers and as usual – it’s FREE.

  3. Judy says:

    Pickathon Portland OR, August 1,2 and 3…the original Indie-roots music festival! Still waiting for the lineup, last year’s included The Lone Bellow, Tift Merrit, Sturgill Simpson, Kurt Vile, and The Felice Brothers

  4. Paul says:

    11th Annual Artswells Festival of All Things Art, August 1 – 4
    Over 100 acts on 12 stages over 4 days in 2 towns = British Columbia’s most unique festival experience where we blur the lines between festival goer and artist …

    http://www.artswells.com

  5. chris berger says:

    Unity Music Festival is on July 25th to 27th 🙂 See you there

  6. Shawn Wernig says:

    Would it be possible for you to update the link for the Invermere MusicFest to our new site? http://invermeremusicfest.com? 🙂 TY!

  7. friday says:

    http://www.reggaefest.ca/ You missed Calgary’s Reggae Fest, August 13-15!

  8. Brian Harris says:

    Ages 2020 would like to perform for some of your festivals please contact us at ages@live.ca if there are any slots we can fill in the Vancouver BC area or Province, thanks very kindly and have a great day

  9. Russ Wagg says:

    Hi, there is a great festival in Courtenay, big names, lots of stages, July 8-10 http://www.islandmusicfest.com

  10. Anna-Marie says:

    http://www.harrisonfestival.com/

    Harrison Festival of the Arts runs July 9-17 this year. It’s our 38th season, and we have an incredible line up of internationally acclaimed performers this year. Music on the beach and evening concerts in the Hall. Would love to be added to this list 🙂

  11. Don`t forget GRIZFEST MUSIC FESTIVAL in Tumbler Ridge B.C. July 30 & 31ST
    SIMPLE PLAN, TOM COCHRANE with RED RIDER, HONEYMOON SUITE, POP EVIL, THE STANDSTILLS, ART OF DYING, THE WILD! PIGEON PARK, SCARLET SWAY, TRIBE

  12. Steve Roy says:

    Hey wondering about getting a listing for the two crazy cool music festivals we produce!!

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