Smithers Midsummer Music Festival

A family-friendly festival bringing all kinds of music genres to the serene Bulkley Valley for a three-day weekend. 

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Location: Smithers, British Columbia

This family-friendly event has been happening for over 30 years. For three days, Headliner acts and local & regional performers will bring a variety of music genres to the Bulkley Valley.

There will be food and craft vendors on the festival grounds. There is also a kids area with crafts, tickle trunk tents for dress-up, face painting, t-shirt painting, a playground and more. 

2024 headliners

2024 featured performers include: 

  • Celeigh Cardinal

  • Valdy

  • Major Funk

  • and more to be announced soon

In addition to its headliners, Midsummer Music Festival showcases dozens of talented local and regional performers so you can discover fresh new music at the roots. 

The festival also offers exciting and entertaining activities for children - including crafts, games, and a stage that is dedicated to showcasing music for children.

Gate hours: 

Fri: 9 am - 10 pm 
Sat: 9 am - 10 pm 
Sun: 9 am - 4 pm

2024 Tickets

Weekend Pass 
Family* $185 
Adult (19+) $85 
Youth (13-18) $45
Seniors (65+) & children (12 & under) = Free

Day passes start at $50 (adult). 

Visit the festival ticket page for more detail on ticket prices and to pre-purchase tickets.


Camping is available on site, with fees including a per vehicle fee of $30 (per entry) and $10 per person.

More info

For all festival information and updates be sure to check the festival website.

To make the festival possible, volunteers are needed. Volunteering for a minimum of 12 hours gets you a weekend pass. 

For those who wish to volunteer and play an integral role in the festival, click here to apply.

For even more information, visit the festival's official website.