Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival

From humble beginnings of stand-alone folk shows in Salmon Arm community halls, the ROOTS&BLUES Festival has grown into a major Canadian outdoor event that has gained a loyal and music-loving audience from all over Western Canada and the Pacific North West. 

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Community: Salmon Arm
Province: British Columbia
Festival Type: Music

Salmon Arm is the centre of the action in B.C.'s Interior, bringing thousands of people to the quiet little town on the shores of Shushwap Lake. From Aug. 13 - 14, the annual ROOTS&BLUES Festival offers a deep pool of musical talent in many genres. With a wide array of acts, including Colin James, Blue Moon Marquee, The Small Glories and Celeigh Cardinal taking to the stage, it’s going to be a great weekend.

Featured Artists

Tom Cochrane

Canadian music legend and eight time juno award winning artist, Tom Cochrane, will be taking the stage at the 2022 ROOTS&BLUES festival


The thunderous 11-14 piece grammy nominated Brooklyn NY afrobeat collective, Antibalas, touches down to headline the main stage on Saturday night. 

Jann Arden

What a way to close out three jam packed days of music on the main stage than with Canadian singer-songwriting royalty, Jann Arden.

More Information

The Festival will be virtual this year! Make sure to use this link to find yourself there when it happens!