Festivals Calendar

Alberta and British Columbia are packed with festivals and events year round.

If you are looking for top music, art, food and cultural experiences, you’ve come to the right spot. We hope what you discover here will lead you to some unexpected adventures and new, learning experiences. Be sure and tell us where you end up #FestivalSeekers.

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    Feastival is a tasty showcase  of the local Vancouver Island food and beverage scene featuring some of the finest local foods, products and stirs it up with talent and attractions from the island.

    Community
    Nanaimo
    Region
    Vancouver Island
    Province
    British Columbia
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    Fascinating First Nations culture comes alove with food, art, storytelling and dance.

    Community
    Victoria
    Region
    Vancouver Island
    Province
    British Columbia
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    The annual Sooke River Bluegrass Festival is a foot-stomping weekend that has kicked off the summer music festival and camping season for more than a decade. 

    Community
    Sooke
    Region
    Vancouver Island
    Province
    British Columbia
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    The Beaumont Blues Festival (BBRF) is an annual music festival that features a number of all Canadian musical acts. The festival location has changed to Four Seasons Park which lies right in the heart of the Town of Beaumont, Alta. 

     

    Community
    Beaumont
    Region
    Edmonton & Area
    Province
    Alberta
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    Enjoy the Alberni Valley during the Solstice Arts Festival, an incredible weekend of art in one of Vancouver Island's most beautiful settings.

    Community
    Port Alberni
    Region
    Vancouver Island
    Province
    British Columbia
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    Enjoy the Purple Martin Festival on the banks of gorgeous Stoney Creek Valley in Camrose. The family event will appeal to bird watchers, aspiring and seasoned Purple Martin "landlords" and nature-lovers.

    Community
    Camrose
    Region
    Central Alberta
    Province
    Alberta
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    Are you tough enough to face down the Ring of Fire or the Arctic Enema? We thought so, too. Set in the beautiful setting of Whistler, B.C., with spectacular views and terrain is what makes this the perfect setting for the adventure-filled competition known as the Tough Mudder.

    Community
    Whistler
    Region
    Vancouver & Sea to Sky / Sunshine Coast
    Province
    British Columbia
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    Eight days with an eclectic lineup of jazz music happens around town at clubs, cafes and taverns and features a long list of renowned jazz artists from across Canada, the U.S., and Europe.

    Community
    Medicine Hat
    Region
    Southern Alberta
    Province
    Alberta
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    Join the Edmonton Chamber Music Society for the 9th annual Summer Solstice Music Festival. Chinese erhu master George Gao, joins pianist Sara Davis Buechner, violinist Lara St. John, and a line-up of North America’s finest performers for an exciting weekend of concerts. Experience this year's innovative and diverse programs that explore folk traditions as well as music spanning the Baroque to modern day.

    Community
    Edmonton
    Region
    Edmonton & Area
    Province
    Alberta
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    Since 1989, Free Will Players have brought Shakespeare’s heart-stopping romances, chilling tragedies and side-splitting comedies to Hawrelak Park. As a staple of Edmonton's festival season, the FSF offers great summer nights, shelter from storms under the amphitheatre tent, and the magic of the Bard as it was meant to be seen: in Edmonton's beautiful river valley

    Community
    Edmonton
    Region
    Edmonton & Area
    Province
    Alberta
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    Sled Island is an annual four-day independent music and arts festival in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. This year’s festival will bring together more than 250 artists and bands in more than 30 venues throughout the city.

    Community
    Calgary
    Region
    Calgary & Area
    Province
    Alberta
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    The City of Vancouver will be grooving and bopping with the sound of jazz when one of the world's most critically acclaimed jazz festival arrives. In over 30 different venues, over 300 concerts (150 free) will bring a variety of jazz and blues genres and unique music to Vancouver's Lower Mainland and North Shore.

    Community
    Vancouver
    Region
    Vancouver & Sea to Sky / Sunshine Coast
    Province
    British Columbia