FESTIVAL LISTINGS

We are attempting to compile a comprehensive list of Festivals held in the Pacific North West and surrounding areas.  If you have any additions, corrections, details or insight to any Festivals, please email us the details so we can add them to this growing list.

  Festival Name                                     Month       #Days          Genre               City/Prov          StartDate        EndDate           Capacity    Notes  

Hope Brigade Days
Hope, BC
Music in the Park
Port Moody, BC
Pacific Coast Terminals
Sounds of Surrey
Surrey, BC
Free outdoor concerts in different Surrey parks on Wednesday evenings
various parks
Shipyard Night Market
North Vancouver, BC
Farmers Market
Electric Love
Electronic
Chilliwack, BC
CURIOSITY Music Festival
Electronic
Okanagan Valley, BC
City Carnival
Multigenre / Carnival / Family
Calgary, AB
Fozzyfest
Electronic / Live Music
Lake Koocanusa, BC
Forest Awakening 4
Electronic
Sparwood, BC
Coldsnap
01 Jan
13
Prince George, BC
Song and Surf
02 Feb
3
Port Renfrew, BC
09/02/2018
11/02/2018
Golden Sound Festival
02 Feb
7
Golden, BC
27/07/2018
28/07/2018
Vancouver International Wine Festival
02 Feb
Vancouver, BC
24/02/2018
04/03/2018
One of North America's largest, oldest and most prestigius wine shows
Electric Sky Festival
02 Feb
Electronic
Big River, AB
18/02/2019
Victoria Trad Weekend
02 Feb
2
Victoria, BC
15/02/2019
16/02/2019
Brewski Fest
03 Mar
North Vancouver, BC
Cyprus Mountain
CelticFest Vancouver
03 Mar
13
Vancouver
15/03/2018
27/03/2018
Celebrating everything Celtic
Persian New Year Fire Festival
03 Mar
West Vancouver, BC
14/03/2018
PlayDome
03 Mar
6
Vancouver, BC
28/03/2018
02/04/2018
Amusment rides and midway games at the indoor carnival
BC Place Stadium
Shen Yun
03 Mar
3
Vancouver, BC
23/03/2018
25/03/2018
Amazing classical Chinese dance performance
Queen Elizabeth Theater
Vancouver International Auto Show
03 Mar
Vancouver, BC
28/03/2018
01/04/2018
Vancouver Convention Center
Okanagan Fest-of-ale
04 Apr
2
Penticton, BC
Harrison Uncorked
04 Apr
2
Harrison Hot Springs, BC
20/04/2018
21/07/2018
Wine Festival
Joshua Tree Music Festival (spring)
05 May
4
Joshua Tree, CA
Sasquatch Festival (Spring)
05 May
3
Quincy, WA
Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair
05 May
Cloverdale, BC
21/05/2018
Amusment rides and rodeo show in Surrey
Happening Festival
05 May
4
Mission, BC
19/05/2018
22/05/2018
10845 Farms Road
Hyack Festival
05 May
New Westminster, BC
26/05/2018
Multi-day community event that includes a parade and street party
Ladner Days
05 May
3
Ladner, BC
Live bands, parade, petting zoo, amusement rides, pancake breakfast and fastball tournament
Islands Celtic Music Festival
05 May
3
Errington, BC
24/05/2019
26/05/2019
Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts
05 May
4
Port Angeles, WA
24/05/2019
26/05/2019
Vancouver Island Music Workshop: VIMW Spring Retreat
05 May
3
Nanoose Bay, BC
10/05/2019
12/05/2019
Puget Sound Guitar Workshop: PSGW Spring Retreat
05 May
4
Port Orchard, WA
02/05/2019
05/05/2019
Northwest Folklife Festival
05 May
4
24/05/2019
27/05/2019
Folk 'n Fiddle Fest
05 May
2
Sidney, BC
31/05/2019
01/06/2019
Puget Sound Guitar Workshop: PSGW Spring Retreat
05 May
4
Port Orchard, WA
02/05/2019
05/05/2019
Summerland Action Festival
06 Jun
3
Summerland, BC
Tiny Lights Festival
06 Jun
3
Ymir, BC
13/06/2020
15/06/2020
Sweetwater 905
06 Jun
3
Rolla,
Sled Island
06 Jun
5
Calgary, AB
Bushwacked Music and Arts Festival
06 Jun
5
Beaverdell,
Funtastic
06 Jun
3
Vernon, BC
Tall Tree Music Festival
06 Jun
3
Port Renfrew, BC
Vancouver International Jazz Festival
06 Jun
12
Jazz
Vancouver, BC
Victoria Ska & Reggae Fest
06 Jun
5
Reggae
Victoria, BC
19/06/2019
23/06/2019
Band Fest
06 Jun
Ladner, BC
Breakout Festival
06 Jun
2
HipHop, R&B
Vancouver, BC
09/06/2018
10/06/2018
PNE Amphitheatre
Hats Off Day
06 Jun
1
Burnaby, BC
01/06/2019
01/06/2019
Giant Street Festival along Hastings Street (first Sat of every June)
Lynn Valley Day
06 Jun
1
Lynn Valley, BC
16/06/2018
Community festival
North Delta Family Day
06 Jun
1
Delta, BC
24/06/2018
Community festival and parade
Point Grey Fiesta
06 Jun
3
Vancouver, BC
22/06/2018
24/06/2018
Community festival with a parade, live entertainment and carnival rides
Surrey Greek Good Festival
06 Jun
Surrey, BC
Small community event featuring Greek food and entertainment
13181 96th Ave
Burn in the Forest
06 Jun
3
Regional BurningMan
Agassiz, BC
29/06/2018
02/07/2018
Cowichan Valley Bluegrass Music Festival
06 Jun
3
14/06/2019
16/06/2019
Folktoria
06 Jun
2
Victoria, BC
08/06/2019
09/06/2019
Centennial Square
Centrum Festival of American Fiddle Tunes Workshop
06 Jun
8
Port Townsend, WA
30/06/2019
07/07/2019
Fort Worden
Campbell Bay Music Fest
06 Jun
3
Mayne Island, BC
21/06/2019
23/06/2019
Victoria International JazzFest
06 Jun
10
Victoria, BC
21/06/2019
30/06/2019
Red Truck Concert Series
06 Jun - Aug
Vancouver, BC
Multiple concerts at Red Truck Brewery the middle of each summer month (Jun, Jul, Aug)
295 E 1st Ave
Astral Harvest
07 Jul
4
Electronic
Driftpile, AB
Sasquatch Festival (Summer)
07 Jul
3
Quincy, WA
Rock the Shores
07 Jul
3
Colwood,
Keloha
07 Jul
3
Kelowna, BC
Starbelly Jam
07 Jul
3
Crawford Bay,
Vancouver Folk Festival
07 Jul
3
Folk
Vancouver, BC
19/07/2019
21/07/2019
Calgary Folk Music Festival
07 Jul
4
Folk
Calgary, AB
Lille Gard Festival
07 Jul
2
Kelowna, BC
Unity Music Festival
07 Jul
3
Slocan
Center of Gravity
07 Jul
3
Kelowna, BC
Hootstock
07 Jul
3
Forest Grove
Rock of the Woods
07 Jul
3
Cowichan Valley
Kispiox Valley Music Festival
07 Jul
3
Kispiox
Golden Spike Days
07 Jul
4
Port Moody, BC
29/06/2018
02/07/2018
Community festival on Canada Day weekend
Rocky Point Park
FVDED in the Park
07 Jul
2
HipHop, R&B, RAP, Electronic
Surrey, BC
06/07/2018
07/07/2018
Large urban music festival featuring over 2 dozen musicians
Holland Park
Khatsalhano Street Party
07 Jul
Vancouver, BC
Major street party
Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Country Fest
07 Jul
Maple Ridge, BC
Community Festival
Mission Folk Music Festival
07 Jul
Folk
Mission, BC
10,000
Small music festival in late July
Fraser River Heritage Park
Port Moody Rib Fest
07 Jul
3
Port Moody, BC
20/07/2018
22/07/2018
Three day event with BBQ rib competitions and live music
Surrey Fusion Festival
07 Jul
2
Surrey, BC
21/07/2018
22/07/2018
The ultimate celebration of music, food and culture
Holland Park
Iron Mountain Music Festival
07 Jul
2
Mission, BC
14/07/2018
15/07/2018
Basscoast
07 Jul
4
Electronic
Merit, BC
10/07/2020
13/07/2020
Charlie Echo - Phonetic Events
07 Jul
Electronic
Foothills # 31, AB
19/07/2019
Downtown Victoria Buskers Festival
07 Jul
5
Victora, BC
03/07/2019
07/07/2019
Midsummer Music Festival
07 Jul
3
Smithers, BC
05/07/2019
07/07/2019
Chemainus Valley Blues Festival
07 Jul
2
Blues
Chemainus, BC
06/07/2019
07/07/2019
Vancouver Island MusicFest
07 Jul
3
Courtenay, BC
12/07/2019
14/07/2019
Chemainus Bluegrass Festival
07 Jul
1
Bluegrass
Chemainus, BC
13/07/2019
Whaterwheel Park
Atlin Arts & Music Festival
07 Jul
3
Atlin, BC
12/07/2019
14/07/2019
Bella Coola Music Festival
07 Jul
2
Bella Coola, BC
20/07/2019
21/07/2019
Wanderlust Festival
08 Aug
5
Whistler, BC
Kaslo Jazz Festival
08 Aug
3
Jazz
Kaslo, BC
Rockin' the Fields
08 Aug
3
Minnedosa, MB
ArtsWells
08 Aug
4
Wells
Canmore Folk Music Festival
08 Aug
3
Folk
Canmore, AB
Penticton Peach Festival
08 Aug
6
Penticton, BC
Edmonton Folk Music Festival
08 Aug
4
Folk
Edmonton, AB
Wapiti
08 Aug
2
Fernie
Squamish Valley Music Festival
08 Aug
3
Squamish, BC
Shambhala Music Festival
08 Aug
4
Salmo
Princeton Traditional Music Festival
08 Aug
3
Princeton, BC
Robson Valley Music Festival
08 Aug
3
Dunster
Salmon Arm Roots and Blues
08 Aug
3
Blues, Roots
Salmon Arm, BC
Music on the Mountain
08 Aug
3
Fort St. James
Armstrong IPE
08 Aug
5
Armstrong, BC
Quadrapalooza
08 Aug
3
Quadra Island
Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival
08 Aug
null
Blues, Roots
Burnaby, BC
11/08/2018
Deep Cove Daze
08 Aug
North Vancouver, BC
Small community festival with music, food and beverages
Panorama Park
Fun City Festival
08 Aug
North Vancouver, BC
Two day Car Free Day event that features Live entertainment and a giant water slide
Harmony Arts Festival
08 Aug
12
West Vancouver, BC
02/08/2018
13/08/2018
Freemulti-day event with live music, outdoor movies and art in West Vancouver
Maple Ridge Caribbean Festival
08 Aug
2
Reggae, Calypso
Maple Ridge, BC
04/08/2018
05/08/2018
Two day music and cultural festival
Maple Ridge Fairgrounds
Pacific National Exhibition (PNE)
08 Aug
17
Vancouver, BC
18/08/2018
03/09/2018
Vancouvers annual fair with concerts, amusement rides, animals and family friendly entertainment
Rock Ambleside
08 Aug
3
Rock
West Vancouver, BC
17/08/2018
19/07/2018
A classic rock festival
Ambleside Park
Shambhala Music Festival
08 Aug
4
DJ
Maple Ridge, BC
11/08/2018
14/07/2018
White Rock Sea Festival
08 Aug
White Rock, BC
Torch light parade, live entertainment, fireworks and family friendly activities
Hippie Hootenanny
08 Aug
1
Surrey, BC
26/08/2018
5th annual event
Blackbird Hall @ the Flamingo
Langley RibFest
08 Aug
3
Langley, BC
17/08/2018
19/08/2018
A weekend of live music, local craft beer and family entertainment. Bring lawn chairs, blankets, family and friends to this Free Admission Event
Mcleod Athletic Park
Serenity Music Harvest Festival
09 Sep
3
Birch Island
Bands on the Beach
09 Sep
2
Harrison Hot Springs, BC
01/09/2018
02/09/2018
2 days of free music
Country Celebration
09 Sep
Langley, BC
Small town country fair with live entertainment
Campbell Valley Regional Park
Fort Langley Food Truck Festival
09 Sep
Fort Langley, BC
08/09/2018
Food trucks and Live Music
Maple Ridge Food Truck Festival
09 Sep
1
Maple Ridge, BC
22/09/2018
Food trucks, live music and vendors
Richmond World Festival
09 Sep
2
Richmond, BC
31/08/2018
01/09/2018
Free multicultural event
Minoru Park
Riverfest
09 Sep
New Westminster, BC
Community Festival
New West Quay
Safe and Sound Music Fest
09 Sep
R&B
New Westminster, BC
R&B music festival
Skookum Festival
09 Sep
3
Vancouver, BC
07/09/2018
09/09/2018
A music, art and food festival
Stanley Park
Surrey Fest
09 Sep
Surrey. BC
Small comunity festival with live entertainment
Holland Park
Joshua Tree Music Festival (fall)
10 Oct
3
Joshua Tree, CA
Apple Festival
10 Oct
2
Vancouver, BC
13/10/2018
14/10/2018
Fundraising festival featuring live entertainment and 50,000 lbs of apples for sale
UBC Botanical Gardens
Fort Langley Cranberry Festival
10 Oct
Fort Langley, BC
18/10/2018
50,000
Family oriented event celebrating the cranberry harvest. This is Fort Langley's biggest event of the year
Oktoberfest
10 Oct
Port Moody, BC
Late Sept / early Oct