Lethbridge is known for its big prairie sky, but but it's sure to pop up on the radars of more people with this new music and arts festival.
The Wide Skies Music & Arts Festival is bringing some well known and lesser known talent to the stage with two different events. Day 1 features a free outdoor event under those seemingly endless skies. The live music segment features arts from around the world and artisans showcasing their talents. Day 2 takes advantage of the acoustics inside the beautiful Southminster United Church with energetic alt-country singer Lindi Ortega, and the blues-loving brothers; Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin and the Guilty Ones.
Thinking globally on a musical level, but acting locally, the event aims to emphasize being environmentally conscious and green initiatives around the event. In a bid to keep its footprint small, the festival is encourage people to ride a bike, take the bus or walk to the event - and win a door prize for your eco-efforts.
For a full list of performers, head to the official website.
Early bird Price - $50 (until July 1)
Regular Price - $60
There are only 500 tickets being sold. The pass is more than just a ticket to the July 27 performance. It also provides:
Ticket for the July 27 show inside Southminster Church
Access to priority seating for outdoor event on July 26 – no need to bring your own chair!
In case of bad weather, guaranteed access if show must move inside Southminster United Church on July 26
Return bus pass on City of Lethbridge Transit (fully transferable to another person or date)
WIDE SKIES promo pack with stickers and buttons
The WIDE SKIES FESTIVAL PASS is designed to add value to your experience but entry to July 26 outdoor activities at WIDE SKIES MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL is FREE and OPEN to anyone. Access may only be limited by space available.
Purchase your Wide Skies Festival Pass by visiting the website here https://wideskiesmusicfest.org/festival-pass/
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For more information about the festival, visit the Wide Skies Music and Arts Festival site.
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