Smithers Midsummer Music Festival

A family-friendly festival bringing all kinds of music genres to the serene Bulkley Valley for a three day weekend. But don't go packing the tent yet - it has been postposed for the 2021 season. 

* 2021 dates pending
Festival Dates: -
Community: Smithers
Region: Northern BC
Province: British Columbia
Festival Type: Music

This family-friendly event has bee 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. 

Schedule Of Events

Based on previous years, the festival would included acts and bands like:

  • The Tourist Company

  • Samson's Delilah

  • Kitty & The Rooster

  • Entangado

  • Rusty Ford

  • Sam Tudor

  • Miss White Spider

More coming soon!


In addition to our headliners, Midsummer Music Festival showcases dozens of talented local and regional performers so we can discover fresh new music at the roots. We also offer exciting and entertaining activities for children- including crafts, games, and a stage that is dedicated to showcasing music for children.

Go to our lineup page for more information about the headliners

Gate hours: Friday - 3:00pm to 11:00pm

Saturday - 11:00am to 11:00pm

Sunday - 9:00am to 4:00pm

For a detailed festival schedule click here.


Weekend Passes can be pre-purchased or purchased at the gate.

Day Passes are only available on-site at the gate. CASH AND DEBIT ONLY

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

For those who wish to sell goods or be a food vendor, an integral role in the festival, click here to apply.

More Information


On-site public camping is available starting at 10:00 AM on the Friday of the event.  Camping passes can be purchased at the gate and are $10.00 per person over 12 with an additional charge of $20.00 per vehicle per entry onto the grounds.

To make the festival possible, volunteers are needed. Volunteering for a minimum of 12 hours gets you a weekend pass. Click here to see the volunteer page. Volunteer roles vary from observing the children's area to first aid to assisting production staff in staging live bands.

For even more information, visit the festivals official website


* 2021 dates pending