2018 Music Festivals in Alberta

List of 60+ Music Festivals in Alberta.

Contents

  • Upcoming Festivals from our Calendar (mostly from Calgary & Edmonton Area)
  • Alberta Music Festivals in Winter & Spring (~ December 22 to June 15)
  • Page 2: Alberta Music Festivals in Summer to Fall  (~ June 15 to  December 21)

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18 Jun

Various Venues, Edmonton

June 18, 2018 To June 22, 2018

$15 to $35

The Edmonton Chamber Music Society is pleased to announce its 11th Summer Solstice Music Festival. The first week will be followed by three mainstage concerts (June 18, 20 and 22) ...  »

20 Jun

Various Venues, Calgary

June 20, 2018 To June 24, 2018

Free & ticketed events

Sled Island returns from June 20 – 24, 2018! Sled Island is an annual five-day music and arts festival that brings together 250+ bands, comedy, film and art in 35+ venues across Calgary, ...  »

22 Jun

Various Venues, Edmonton

June 22, 2018 To July 1, 2018

(780) 990-0222

Free & Ticketed Events

From June 22 – July 1, 2018 the TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival has sounds to suit every taste as it features over 10 days of jazz, and features more than 70 events ...  »

23 Jun

Kinsmen Park, Walterdale Hill Northwest, Edmonton

June 23, 2018

$89 to $99 + charges

Artists: Goo Goo Dolls TLC Blind Melon Ma$e Eve 6 Wannabe (Spice Girls Tribute) Notorious YEG Master T (Masta of Ceremonies)  »

05 Jul

421 12th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

July 5, 2018 To July 15, 2018

$25 & up

KYGO • Jon Pardi • Old Dominion • Steven Tyler • Kip Moore • Lanco • Big & Rich • Marshmello  »

07 Jul

Seven Hills, 13 Mission Avenue, Saint Albert

July 7, 2018

$19 & up

Seven Music Fest is pleased to present recording artist Elle King! Singer, songwriter, banjo and guitar player; Elle King takes inspiration from Hank Williams, Blondie, Otis Redding ...  »

11 Jul

1220 9 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

July 11, 2018

$99 - $249

Roundup MusicFest will return to Calgary during Stampede week for it’s second year, headlined by multi-GRAMMY and Billboard award-winning band, Train. Other talented musical guests of ...  »

12 Jul

Various Venues, Nanton

July 12, 2018 To July 21, 2018

(403) 660-1305

$20-$60

Get your ears ready for a party they will never forget, this summer 2018!!! Our very first annual chamber music festival kicks off on July 12, 2018 in the lovely ...  »

13 Jul

North Country Fair festival grounds, Driftpile

July 13, 2018 To July 16, 2018

$33.00 to $269.00

Taking place from July 13-16 in the beautiful boreal wilderness of Northern Alberta, the intimate and majestic Astral Harvest Festival will return once again this year for ...  »

20 Jul

Hawrelak Park Heritage Amphitheatre, 9930 Groat Road NW, Edmonton

July 20, 2018 To July 22, 2018

$75 & up

INTERSTELLAR RODEO 2018 FEIST • JULY TALK • COURTNEY BARNETT A TRIBE CALLED RED • THE MAVERICKS • THE DEAD SOUTH REUBEN & THE DARK • ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO • LISA LEBLANC ALL STARS: JASON PLUMB, ...  »

26 Jul

Prince's Island Park, Eau Claire Avenue Southwest, Calgary

July 26, 2018 To July 29, 2018

$15.00 - $60.00

It’s a genre-defying, continent-linking festival where fiercely independent, creative troubadours and master instrumentalists from Mauritania, Korea, New Zealand, Australia, the UK, Ethiopia, the United States and ...  »

27 Jul

Dickens, 1000 9 Ave SW, Calgary

July 27, 2018 To July 29, 2018

$70 & up

The annual Terminus Festival is back for year 7! Bands from all over the world will gather in Calgary, Alberta, Canada from July 27-29 for a weekend of ...  »

30 Jul

Shaw Millennium Park, 1220 9 Ave SW, Calgary

July 30, 2018 To August 5, 2018

$50 & up

The 14th Annual Calgary International Blues Festival, slated to run July 30 to August 5, 2018, brings you the best in Blues! A week filled with workshops, special events and ...  »

02 Aug

Camrose Regional Exhibition, Exhibition Drive, Camrose

August 2, 2018 To August 5, 2018

$100 and up

For BVJ’s 25th Anniversary, experience a star-studded lineup including Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Chris Young and Kacey Musgraves. BVJ 2017 line-up of talent also includes Little Big ...  »

03 Aug

Heritage Park, 4204 50 Street, Stony Plain

August 3, 2018 To August 5, 2018

$40 & up

 Bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder returns to headline the three day festival, joined by The Travelin’ McCourys and Pharis And Jason Romero and long-time crowd-pleasers Jeff ...  »

04 Aug

Centennial Park, 5 Avenue, Canmore

August 4, 2018 To August 6, 2018

403-678-2524

$15 & up

Artists: Buffy Sainte-Marie, Carlos Del Junco and the Blues Mongrels, Cassie & Maggie, Gunning & Cormier, Joey Landreth Trio, Jon and Roy, Les Poules à Colin, Ruthie Foster, Nick Waterhouse, ...  »

04 Aug

Max Bell Centre Grounds, 1001 Barlow Trail SE, Calgary,

August 4, 2018 To August 5, 2018

$129.95 & up

Black Tiger Sex Machine · Blu J · Borgore · Brohug · Bro Safari · Cash Cash · Dirt Monkey · Eprom · Graves · Kuuro · Malaa · Mija · Mike Williams · Ookay (Live) · Skiitour · Slumberjack · Space Jesus · ...  »

09 Aug

Gallagher Park, 9411 - 97 Avenue NW, Edmonton

August 9, 2018 To August 12, 2018

780-429-1999

$22 to $75; Free under 12.

Vibrant … dramatic … colourful … and friendly. When describing the Edmonton Folk Music Festival, musicians and patrons are unanimous. This year’s edition promises to be all that and ...  »

10 Aug

Aspen Crossing, Mossleigh

August 10, 2018 To August 11, 2018

1-866-440-3500 or 403-534-2129

$25 - $95

There is a stellar line up for this year’s SAMF to benefit STARS® Air Ambulance. With over 25+ talented local musicians and bands graciously participating to help ...  »

10 Aug

Stoney Nakoda Nation, Chief Goodstoney Rodeo Lands, Morley

August 10, 2018 To August 11, 2018

$45-$150

No Greater Love Music Festival is quickly establishing the reputation as being the ultimate faith festival experience. Thousands coming together at the foot of the majestic Canadian ...  »

17 Aug

Prairie Winds Park, 223 Castleridge Blvd NE, Calgary

August 17, 2018 To August 19, 2018

$75 & up

Enjoy you three days filled with epic country music! Line Up:  Eric Church, Toby Keith and Dierks Bentley, Dean Brody, Midland, Jess Moskaluke, Lindsay Ell, Bryan White, ...  »

17 Aug

Heritage Park, 5100 - 41 Ave., Stony Plain

August 17, 2018 To August 19, 2018

TBA

Gain a new appreciation of the west’s rich and incredible cowboy heritage and celebrate the cowboy scene through music, cowboy poetry and the visual arts & ...  »

17 Aug

William Hawrelak Park, 9330 Groat Road, Edmonton

August 17, 2018 To August 18, 2018

$60 to $120

8th Annual Edmonton Rock Music Festival The eighth installment of the festival features a roster of some of the finest Canadian and American rock superstars never before ...  »

17 Aug

Mistahiya Retreat Centre, Wainwright

August 17, 2018 To August 18, 2018

$30-$60

The Come By the Hills Music Festival is a unique, family friendly festival that features a wide variety of talented and award-winning artists under an amazing prairie ...  »

24 Aug

Hawrelak Park, 9930 Groat Road, Edmonton

August 24, 2018 To August 26, 2018

$31.42 & up

2018 Line up:  Booker T, Marcia Ball, Sugaray Rayford, Nikki Hill, Monkeyjunk, Samantha Fish, David Vest, Rusty Reed Band, Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band, Rick Estrin ...  »

08 Sep

Victoria Park, 12030 River Valley Road, Edmonton

September 8, 2018

$69.5 - $102.9

Arkells Jimmy Eat World Cold War Kids The Glorious Sons Dear Rouge Black Pistol Fire grandson Modern Space  »

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Alberta Music Festivals in Winter (~ December 22 to March 20)

BIG Winter Classic – Calgary

Arts, music and local craft beer will collide at BIG Winter Classic for a four-day winter wonderland weekend that doesn’t involve getting up at 6 am and hitting the slopes.  Details

January 18 to 21, 2018

Various Venues, Calgary

$45 to $69

Tongue On The Post Festival – Medicine Hat

Winter folk music festival! Details

~January 22 – 27, 2018

Medalta Potteries, 763 Medalta Ave SE, Medicine Hat and other venues.

Block Heater – Calgary

The Calgary Folk Music Festival presents the Block Heater, a winter music extravaganza. Details

~ February 15 to 17, 2018

Various Venues, Inglewood – Calgary

$15 – $42

Winter Roots Roundup Festival – Edmonton

The festival focuses on knitting together the best of folk, roots and blues music through film, workshops and live performances. Details

~ Early February: February 9 & 10, 2018

Garneau and University area, Edmonton

Free & Ticketed Events

Mid Winter Blues Fest – Calgary

By Calgary Blues Music Association. Details

~ End of February/Early March: February 26 to March 3, 2018

Various Venues, Inglewood – Calgary

~$15 – $80 (wristband)

 Uptown Folk Club Winterfest – Edmonton

A two day Music Festival featuring local and North America’s best Folk & Roots Performers. Details

~ Mid of February, around family day weekend: February 16 – 17, 2018

Uptown Folk Club 7308-76 Ave NW Edmonton

~$20 – $40

Now Hear This – Edmonton

New Music Edmonton’s annual festival. Spanning three days with dozens of performances, Now Hear This showcases an incredible roster of local, national and international musicians, composers, dancers, visual and sound artists, and much more, alongside free lectures, panel talks and open participation events. Details

March 22 – 25, 2018

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 84th Ave, Edmonton and other venues

2017 price: $0 – $125

Festivals in Calgary

Alberta Music Festivals in Spring (~ March 20 to June 21)

Northern Lights Music Festival – Edmonton

EDM Festival. Details

Easter Weekend – March 30 & 31, 2018

Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton

2Day Pass: $129.50

Early Music Festival – Edmonton

Music  festival featuring works prior to circa 185os. Details

May, 4, 5 and 6, 2018

First Presbyterian Church
10025 105 St NW, Edmonton

Free & ticketed events. ($50 – $120)

Shredmonton Metal Festival And Conference – Edmonton

Showcasing Western Canada’s heaviest hitting bands, as well as featuring multiple seminars hosted by professionals in various fields of the music industry. Details

On Hiatus until 2020

Rainmaker Concert Series and Music Fest – St Albert

Part of Rainmaker Rodeo & Exhibition – annual Rodeo, exhibition and music festival. Features some of the hottest acts to the Concert stage, great marketplace vendors, awesome Midway, the all family circus, some of the best Cowboys and Cowgirls that ride here in Alberta! Hosted by The St. Albert Kinsmen club. Details

Headliner: James Barker Band+Dan Davidson+River Town Saints.

Rainmaker Concert Series and Music Fest: End of May

Kinsmen Grounds, 47 Riel Drive, St. Albert.

[email protected] Festival – Calgary

Celebrate the magnificence of composer Johann Sebastian Bach in this annual Baroque celebration by Calgary Philharmonic. Details

May 24 – 26, 2018

 Knox United Church, 506 4 St SW, Calgary

Single: $45

NUOVA Opera & Music Theatre Festival – Edmonton

Classical Opera & Music Festival. Details

May 25 to June 30, 2018

In and around Edmonton.

Varies

Heart of the City – Edmonton

Heart of the City Music and Arts Festival is an all ages festival with fun things for all to do. Details

June 2 & 3, 2018
~ 1st Weekend of June

Giovanni Caboto Park, 95 St and 109 Ave, Edmonton

 Free

Summer Concert Series – Banff National Park

Celebrate the arrival of summer with Outdoor Concert series at Performance in the Park in Banff National Park. Details

Artists performing include Serena Ryder, Xavier Rudd, Blue Rodeo and A Tribe called Red.

Summer.

Shaw Amphi Theatre, Banff Centre for Arts

Varies with performances.

JazzYYC Summer Festival – Calgary

Calgary’s Jazz festival.

Details

2018 – June 14 to 17, 2018

Various Venues,  Calgary

Free & ticketed events.

Lethbridge Jazz & Blues Festival

Enjoy an amazing array of musical talent from Lethbridge, and from across the country. Details

June 8 – 16, 2018

 Various Venues, Lethbridge

Free and ticketed events.

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