FEEL THE VIBES OF CHASING SUMMER

Experience the largest EDM event in Western Canada!

Chasing Summer Music Festival is back for another year of good music and great vibes at the Max Bell Centre Festival Grounds in Calgary, Alberta.

Happening from August 5-6, this two-day, three stage, outdoor experience celebrates Calgary’s important place in the global music and art landscape.

This year’s lineup is filled with artists that are bound to heat up the weekend. Don’t miss your chance to see sets from Tiesto, Zedd, W&W, Jauz, Tritonal, Nghtmre, Infected Mushroom, The Funk Hunters, What So Not, Slushii, Illenium + so many more!

For the full lineup click here or check out this video:

The #CSMF2017 line up has arrived!! The Chase returns August 5th & 6th at Max Bell Centre Festival Grounds, in Calgary, AB. Presale begins Wednesday April 5th at 10 AM MT, 2–day GA EARLY BIRD tix are only $129.95 + S/C while they last! For those looking for a VIP experience, 2-day passes start at $179.95 + S/C while they last!RSVP to our Facebook event page for more info: http://bit.ly/2oubtfp

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In addition to the amazing live experiences awaiting you at Chasing Summer, the festival will also feature a wide array of food and drink to enjoy!

What is your summer anthem? #CSMF2017

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Tickets are available for purchase here! Make the most out of the weekend by choosing from daily passes, two-day passes and VIP Packages.
We can’t wait to start the chase – see you there!

GET FVDED IN THE PARK

Get ready for BC’s biggest Hip Hop and EDM festival!

Returning to the beautiful Holland Park in Surrey, British Columbia, FVDED in the Park will be happening from July 7 – July 8 this summer!

As one of Canada’s most loved festivals, FVDED gives festival goers the chance to experience an amazing medley of hip-hop and electronic music surrounded by BC’s stunning landscape.

Presented by Blueprint and Live Nation Canada, FVDED in the Park has some phenomenal headliners lined up for this year including The Chainsmokers, Wiz Khalifa, PartyNextDoor, Dillon Francis and Ty Dolla $ign. The festival will also feature up and coming artists such as Russ, Harrison Brome + so many more!

Check out the full 2017 lineup here!

This 2-day, 3 stage festival is going to be packed with good vibes. Make sure you’re well prepared by listening to this FVDED in the Park playlist!

Tickets are now available for purchase hereGet your crew together and create the perfect weekend by choosing from Single Day, Two Day, or VIP Passes!

See you there!

Summer nights are best spent with you #FVDEDinthePark

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COUNTDOWN: DREAMS FESTIVAL 2017

Experience one of Canada’s hottest boutique EDM festivals!

We are counting down the days until Bud Light Dreams Music Festival and it’s easy to see why:

This two-day electronic music festival is happening from July 7 – July 8 at the RBC Echo Beach in Toronto, ON. This year’s lineup is packed with incredible artists who are sure to bring the heat.

Featuring sets from Above & Beyond, Dillstradamus, DVBBS, Steve Angello, Aly & Fila, Andy C, Anna Lunoe, Baauer, Bondax, Crizzly, Delta Heavy, DJ Hanzel, Doctor P, Ekali, Green Velvet, Greg Gow, Hydee, Infected Mushroom, Jamie Kidd, Jason Ross, Jax Jones, Loco Dice Mark Oliver + so many more, this is one festival you’re not going to want to miss!

Check out the full lineup for 2017 below:

Over 30 artists will perform across three stages throughout the two-day festival, which means there is a lot to look forward to. Some of the tracks that we are looking forward to hearing live include:

Another Chance (Above & Beyond Club Mix) – Above & Beyond & OceanLab

Beyond the Lights – Aly & Fila

What Bass – Andy C

GoGo! – Baauer

Wicked Ways (feat. Stella Rio) – DVBBS

Return to the Sauce – Infected Mushroom

Children of the Wild (feat Mako) – Steve Angello

and so much more!

Get ready for the festival with this playlist from Apple Music.

Tickets are now available for purchase here. Single day and 2-day passes available!

FIND YOUR FOLK AT WINNIPEG FOLK FEST

Winnipeg Folk Fest

Immerse yourself in Winnipeg’s vibrant local folk community!

From July 6th to July 9th, the Winnipeg Folk Festival will return to Birds Hill Provincial Park just outside of the City of Winnipeg, Manitoba!

We’re so excited to see what this year brings. With headliners like City and Colour, The Shins, Feist, Brandi Carlile, Barenaked Ladies, and Bruce Cockburn, there is a lot to look forward to!

Here’s a look at the full 2017 lineup:

The festival will feature 2 campgrounds, 9 stages and over 70 artists! Experience the beautiful outdoors while listening to some exceptional music alongside friends and family. All ages are welcomed!

Ticket are available for purchase here! Create your ultimate folk experience by choosing from single day tickets, 4-day passes, and camping packages!

Want a sneak peek at what you can expect? Check out what went down last year:

Mariposa Folk Festival 2017

Celebrating its 56th year, Mariposa Folk Festival is back again this summer at Tudhope Park in Orillia, Ontario!

From July 7th to July 9th, experience the festival that has often been called the Grande Dame of North American music festivals.

With its unique atmosphere and beautiful lakeside setting, Mariposa Folk Festival is a celebration of music, dance, story, craft, and so much more!

This year, experience over 150 performances on 12 different stages featuring artists that are renowned both locally and internationally, as well as new and emerging artists!

Don’t miss your chance to see headliners like Barenaked Ladies, Matt Anderson, Bruce Cockburn, + so many more!

2.5 hours until the gates open up for #MariposaLive weekend! Which performer are you most excited to see?

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In addition to great music, Mariposa Folk Festival will feature some amazing activities and experiences for festival goers of all ages! Here are a few we’re looking forward to:

The Artisans’ Village

Shop from an entire community of folk artisans featuring unique handcrafted works including: jewelry, musical instruments, soaps, paintings, apparel, pottery, glass, carvings, weavings, candles and more!

Hands-On Experiences 

From drum circles to crafts and song writing, let out your creativity with Mariposa’s interactive experiences!

Pub Tent and Food Vendors

Enjoy a variety of food vendors, and cool off with a drink at Mariposa’s Pub Tent!

Morning Yoga and Tai Chi

Join in on a morning yoga or tai chi session to get into the spirit of the festival!   

Check out the full list of activities here!

Single day, weekend, & camping passes are available! Get your tickets here, & we’ll see you at the Park!

DISCOVER OTTAWA’S RBC BLUESFEST

Does it get any better than 10 days of great music in Canada’s capital city? We think not.

Ranked as one of the top 10 most successful outdoor music festivals in the world by Billboard Magazine, RBC Bluesfest will be returning to the beautiful city of Ottawa, ON from July 6 – July 16 at LeBreton Flats! 

What an incredible last day of #RBCBluesfest2016! Thank you to everyone who came out to make it so memorable!

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This years lineup is one of the most exciting yet! With over 100 artists performing, there is a lot to look forward to. Some of the headliners that you can expect to see include P!nk, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Muse, Flume, Toby Keith, 50 Cent, and Migos! 

Check out more of the 2017 lineup below:

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In addition to all of the amazing musical performances, there will also be a ton of on-site attractions at Bluesfest including Bluesville, Coors Light Party Central, THE FORT, Honda Big Chill, RBC Someday Zone, Autograph Tent, Support Music Education, Youth Ottawa Showcase and so much more!

X marks the spot to be! Climb the hill for a great view of XXYYXX on the Blacksheep Stage! #RBCBluesfest2016

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Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here! Choose from Day Passes, Multi-Day Passes, VIP Passes, and Extras!

We can’t wait to see you at #RBCBluesFest2017!

CELEBRATE STARS AND THUNDER 2017

Ontario is getting an epic firework and music festival! 

In celebration of Ontario and Canada’s 150 birthday, the first ever Stars and Thunder International Fireworks Competition & Music Festival will be happening this summer at the Hollinger Park in Timmins, Ontario!

8 Days of Spectacular Music Performances

Leading into the Canada Day Weekend, this eight-day festival is packed with a spectacular lineup made up of Canadian and international music stars! The festival will kick off on June 24 with a St-Jean-Baptist celebration featuring a great lineup of Francophone entertainers and Team France’s firework display. 

The rest of the week will continue to be filled with great performances by artists like Keith Urban, Johnny Reid, Cold Creek Country, David Wilcox, Sass Jordan, April Wine, Hedley, Tom Cochrane with Red Rider, Simple Plan and so many more! 

Check out the full schedule below:
 

Celebrate Canada All Week with Nightly Firework Displays

International firework displays will be happening every night from teams representing France, Italy, Finland, Ukraine, China, Brazil, United Kingdom, and of course Canada!

Here’s what you can see every night at Stars and Thunder:

Introducing Team U.K. – Titanium Fireworks, Cambridge, England

Share and help us introduce Team United Kingdom – Titanium Fireworks, Cambridge, EnglandCome check out Team U.K. and 7 other countries along with a fantastic series of concerts at the Timmins International Firework Competition and Music Festival held June 24th to July 1st, 2017. Watch Team U.K.'s amazing video below to see highlights from some of their shows!The concert lineup to be announced soon!COMPANY PROFILE:Titanium Fireworks was born from the passion to deliver the best possible firework displays. In a very short time the company has grown into one of the largest display companies in the UK. Most notably at the end of 2014 we were responsible for delivering the 20th Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony of Glasgow 2014, London’s New Year’s Eve celebrations and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay.As of 2013 the team who were responsible for many of the most memorable displays in the UK in the last 10 years are now back working together as Directors of Titanium Fireworks Ltd. Prior to the formation of Titanium we have over 70 years direct experience in delivering many hundreds of displays, culminating in what is broadly agreed to be the triumph of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Introducing Team Canada – David Whysall International Firework…

Share and help us introduce Team Canada (host team) – David Whysall International Fireworks Inc.Come check out Team Canada and 7 other countries along with a fantastic series of concerts at the Timmins International Firework Competition and Music Festival held June 24th to July 1st, 2017. Concert lineup to be announced in coming weeks.COMPANY PROFILE:Company owner, David Whysall, has over 50 years experience in the fireworks industry, manufacturing fireworks in England, Australia and Canada. Our talented crews have provided spectacular displays in Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Guatemala, England, Vietnam, Barbados and the Caribbean, and Malaysia. We have been awarded first place in two international fireworks competitions – the Da Nang (Vietnam) International Fireworks Competition (as TEAM CANADA), and the GlobalFest International Fireworks Competition (as TEAM CHINA).In Canada we have provided over 1000 displays at the world famous location, Niagara Falls. All displays being fired on time, every time. Several of these displays were produced in conjunction with Walt Disney Entertainment. We also hold numerous multi-year contracts with cities, towns and annual events across Canada and have provided all the fireworks displays for Ontario Place’s “Festival of Fire” – the successor to one of the world’s leading competitions – “Symphony of Fire”.Our skilled and highly trained crews have the dedication, passion and teamwork necessary to ensure every display goes according to plan and on budget. According to the organizer of the Da Nang International Fireworks Competition: “I have never seen a team more dedicated and committed than David’s crew. They skip meal breaks just to get it right. David is a brilliant choreographer and they have a very bright future”.

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Tickets are available for purchase here! With Week Passes, Single Day Passes, Accommodation Passes and more – there is something for people of all ages to enjoy at Stars and Thunder!

NXNE PORT LANDS 2017

Take a sneak peek into the NXNE Music Festival!

Celebrating its 23rd year in 2017, North by Northeast (NXNE) is taking over Toronto again this summer with a three-day music festival that features comedy, food, art installations, midway rides and games at NXNE’s Port Lands festival site! 

Happening from Friday, June 23 to Sunday, June 25, NXNE will be featuring thirty acts representing the best in indie, rock, hip hop, soul and more. 

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With headliners like Post Malone, Kaytranada, and Passion Pit this is one festival you’re not going to want to pass up. Check out the official lineup for 2017 below:

NXNE Full Lineup 2017

One last thing: not only is the music going to be good but NXNE will also be featuring some of the most delicious food trucks that Toronto has to offer!

We’re talking Heavenly Dreams Ice Cream, Pappas Greek, Delight Bite Tex Mex, Busters Sea Cove Seafood, Lemon Heaven Lemonade and so much more. 

With Single Day Passes, Weekend Passes, and VIP packages available, make the most of your summer at NXNE Port Lands! We can’t wait to see you there!

 

TAKE A TRIP TO FIELD TRIP

Toronto, we know what you’re up to this weekend.

Field Trip Music & Arts Festival is back again this year and happening from June 3 – June 4 at the historic Garrison Common at Fort York in Toronto, ON!

With something for festival goers of all ages, Field Trip gives you the chance to indulge in Toronto’s thriving culinary community while also enjoying some great music and an emergent art scene.

Food, music, art – need we say more?

With headliners like Broken Social Scene, A Tribe Called Red, Portugal. The Man, The Pharcyde and more, this is one festival you’re not going to want to miss! Here’s a detailed look at the official lineup for 2017:

Tickets are ON SALE! Single Day Tickets, Weekend Passes, and VIP Packages are available for purchase and there is also free admission to children 12 years old and under with any adult ticket! Talk about a perfect weekend. See you there!

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THE BIG FEASTIVAL ADDITIONS

Big Feastival

Check out those lineup additions at The Big Feastival Canada!!

Head to Burl’s Creek this summer for the first-ever The Big Feastival Canada and catch Weezer, OK Go, Ben Harper, De La Soul + chefs Chuck Hughes, Rob Gentile, Derek Dammann, Danny Smiles and more!

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Get your tickets now while you can, there are still Adult Weekend GA, VIP and Single Day Tickets available!

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EXPERIENCE THE BIG FEASTIVAL

The Big Feastival
One of the biggest food festivals in the UK  is making its way to Canada and tickets are on sale NOW!

Since 2011, The Big Feastival has been feeding the ultimate food craver’s appetite. Jamie Oliver, the festival’s founder and well-known world chef, is just as excited as we are for you to “experience” not only the mouth-watering food but enjoy the jams as well.

The Big Feastival

This 3-Day Festival, taking place August 18th – 20th, will be held at Burl’s Creek in Oro Medonte in Ontario. Headliners include Weezer, Ben Harper + The Innocent Criminals, The Strumbellas, De La Soul, Magic! and more! Bringing the family? There’s fun for everyone including multiple kids entertainment stages, family olympics, workshops, farms parks + much more. 

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Check out The Big Feastival trailer to see what’s in store for 2017!

THE BIG FEASTIVAL

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One of the UK’s  biggest music, food and family fun festivals has made its way across the pond to Burl’s Creek in Oro-Medonte, Ontario! Experience The Big Feastival – a feel good festival of food and music for all the family this August 18-20. Enjoy Feastival fun including The Big Top, Action Station, The Workshop, Farm Park, Fun Fair, VIP Lounge, and Family Olympics!

The Big Feastival 2017 Music Lineup: Weezer, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, The Strumbellas, Basia Bulat, Choir! Choir! Choir!, De La Soul, Dwayne Gretzky, Magic!, Wintersleep, Fred Penner, PAW Patrol, Splash’N Boots.

2017 Chef Talent: Chuck Hughes, Rob Gentile, Amy Rosen, Danny Smiles, Vikram Vij, Victor Barry, Alexandra Feswick, Michael Hunter, Matthew Demille, Dennis The Prescott, Cory Vitiello, Devin Connell, Matt Dean Pettit, Aimeé Wimbush-Bourque, Julie Miguel, Claudia Bianchi, Justin Cournoyer, Abbey Sharp