Music is without a doubt a huge part of Canadian culture. Not surprisingly, the country has produced some of the major global artists over the years. But beyond that, the country is also known to hold a number of fascinating music festivals. Have a look at some of the major music festivals to be held in Canada in the upcoming months.
Veld Music Festival
This fabulous two day festival will begin on 4th August at Downsview Park in Ontario. It is an amazing EDM event where you can witness some of the best DJs and music artists from all over the world. 6Lack, Aramis, Club Kuru, Fred Fortin, Lanks, and Milk & Bone are some of the artists that are scheduled to perform at this year’s Veld Music Festival.
To be held on the 23-24th June 2018, this music festival is an excellent electronic musical event that brings enthusiasts from different parts of the world to Echo Beach, Toronto, Ontario. This two day tour is basically a celebration of the music and arts community of the area.
Shambhala Music Festival
Held at Salmo River Ranch, British Columbia, this is one of Canada’s most loved music festivals. This 3 day festival is going to be held from 10th to 13th August 2018. It has some of the most spectacular light shows, sound systems and talent that will sweep you off your feet and transport you to a land of musical nirvana!
This festival, held in the end of July 2018 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, is all about electronic music and art. It was started in the year 2013 as a fundraising initiative by DJ Jay Hamilton, for a friend who was diagnosed with cancer. Gradually, people got really intrigued by the idea of camping and listening to their favourite music and having a great time with friends and family!
This splendid festival, to be held on the 3-5th of August 2018 at Parc Jean-Drapeau Montreal, is another well known music and arts festival in Canada. Celebrated for 3 days, this festival is all about eclectic music set amongst the jaw-dropping beautiful landscape of the region.
North by North East Music and Film Festival
To be held from 8-17th of June 2018, this festival is 10 day mega festival where people from different parts of the world come together to celebrate, music, comedy, art and so on. There are artists performing from various genres, making it one of the best music festivals held in Toronto.