Canadian Summer Festivals 2014

Although this isn’t an exhaustive list, it will whet your appetite for more details about the dynamic and diverse festival circuit in Canada. For even more information about Canadian presenters, visit our searchable online database.

Francofolies Montreal
June 13-21
francofolies.com
Montreal, Quebec

Luminato
June 6 - 15
luminatofestival.com
Toronto, Ontario

Vancouver Jazz Festival
June 20 - July 1
coastaljazz.ca
Vancouver,British Columbia

Victoria Jazz Festival
June 20 - 29
jazzvictoria.ca
Victoria, British Columbia

Edmonton Jazz Festival
June 20 - 29
edmontonjazz.com
Edmonton, Alberta

Saskatoon Jazz Festival
June 20 - 29
saskjazz.com
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Toronto Jazz Festival
June 20 - 29
torontojazz.com
Toronto, Ontario

Sled Island
June 20 - 23
sledisland.com
Calgary, Alberta

Ottawa Jazz Festival
June 20 - July 1
ottawajazzfestival.com
Ottawa, Ontario

Montreal Jazz Festival
June 27 - July 6
montrealjazzfest.com
Montreal, Quebec

Ottawa Bluesfest
July 4 - 14
ottawabluesfest.ca
Ottawa, Ontario

Festival d'été
July 3 - 13
infofestival.com
Quebec City, Quebec

Sunfest
July 4 - 6
sunfest.on.ca
London, Ontario

Mariposa Folk Festival
July 4 - 6
mariposafolk.com
Orillia, Ontario

Northern Lights Festival Boreal
July 4 - 6
nlfbsudbury.com
Sudbury, Ontario

Winnipeg Folk Festival
July 3 - 6
winnipegfolkfestival.ca
Winnipeg, Ontario

Afrofest
July 5 - 6
afrofest.ca
Toronto, Ontario

Mt. Tremblant Blues
July 4 - 13
tremblantblues.com
Quebec

Atlantic Jazz Festival
July 4 - 12
jazzeast.com
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Nuits d'Afrique
July 8 - 20
festivalnuitsdafrique.com
Montreal, Quebec

Wreckhouse Jazz and Blues
July 10 - 13
wreckhousejazzandblues.com
St. John's, Newfoundland

Vancouver Island Musicfest
July 11 - 13
islandmusicfest.com
Comox, Ontario

Harrison Festival
July 12 - 20
harrisonfestival.com
Harrison, British Columbia

Vancouver Folk Music Festival
July 18 - 20
thefestival.bc.ca
Vancouver, British Columbia

Beaches Jazz Festival
July 18 - 27
beachesjazz.com
Toronto, Ontario

Folk on the Rocks
July 17 - 20
folkontherocks.com
Yellowknife, NWT

South Country Fair
July 18-20
scfair.ab.ca
Fort McLeod, Alberta

Stewart Park Festival Perth
July 18 - 20
stewartparkfestival.com
Perth, Ontario

Home Country Folk Festival
July 18 - 20
homecounty.ca
London, Ontario

Ness Creek Music Festival
July 18 - 20
nesscreek.com
Saskatchewan

Mission Folk Festival
July 25 - 27
missionfolkmusicfestival.ca
Mission, British Columbia

Islands Folk Festival Duncan
July 25 - 27
islandsfolkfestival.ca
Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Bella Coola Music Festival
July 25 - 27
bellacoolamusic.org
Bella Coola, British Columbia

Dawson City Music Festival
July 18 - 20,
dcmf.com
Dawson City, Yukon

Calgary Folk Music Festival
July 24 - 27
calgaryfolkfest.com
Calgary, Alberta

Hillside Festival
July 25 - 27
hillsidefestival.ca
Guelph, Ontario

Interstellar Rodao
July 25 - 27
instellarrodeo.com
Edmonton, Alberta

International des Rythmes du Monde
July 25 - August 4
rythmesdumonde.com
Saguenay, Quebec

Festival du Bout du Monde
August 2 - 4
festivalduboutdumonde.com
Quebec

Irie Music Festival
August 2 - 5
iriemusicfestival.com
Toronto, Ontario 

Kaslo Jazz
August 2 - 4
kaslojazzfest.com
Kaslo, British Columbia

Oakville Jazz
August 2 - 4
oakvillejazz.com
Oakville, Ontario

Canmore Folk Festival
August 2 - 4
canmorefolkfestival.com
Canmore, Alberta

Hornby Island Blues Festival
July 31 - August 9
hornbyfestival.bc.ca
Hornby Island, British Columbia

Festival des traditions du monde
August 7 - 10
ftms.ca
Sherbrooke, Ontario

Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival
August 7 - 10
folkharbour.com
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

Edmonton Folk Festival
August 7 - 10
edmontonfolkfest.org
Edmonton, Alberta

Regina Folk Festival
August 8 - 10
reginafolkfestival.com
Regina, Saskatchewan

Afrikadey
August 8 - 10
afrikadey.com
Calgary, Alberta

Kitchener Blues Festival
August 7 - 10
kitchenerbluesfestival.com
Kitchener, Ontario

Trout Forest Music Festival
August 8 - 10
troutfest.com
Earfalls, Manitoba

Live from the Rock Folk Festival
August 8 - 10
livefromtherockfolkfestival.com
Red Rock, Ontario

Summerfolk
August 15 - 17
summerfolk.org
Owen Sound, Ontario

Markham Jazz Festival
August 15 - 17
markhamjazzfestival.com
Markham, Ontario

Roots and Blues
August 15 - 17
rootsandblues.ca
Salmon Arm, BC

Egalewood Folk Festival
August 22 - 24
eaglewoodfolk.com
Pefferlaw, Ontario

Shelter Valley Grafton
August 29 - 31
sheltervalley.com
Ontario

Rimouski Jazz
August 29 - 31
festijazzrimouski.com
Quebec

Guelph Jazz Festival
September 5 - 7
guelphjazzfestival.com
Guelph, Ontario

Ottawa Folk Festival
September 5 - 7
ottawafolk.com
Ottawa, Ontario 

Southside Shuffle
September 5 - 7
southsideshuffle.com
Mississauga, Ontario

Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival
September 12 - 14
harvestjazzandblues.com
Fredericton, New Brunswick

Pop Montreal
September 17 - 21
popmontreal.com
Montreal, Quebec

Deep Roots Folk Festival
September 26 - 28
deeprootsmusic.ca
Wolfville, Nova Scotia

Small World Music Festival
September 26 - 28
smallworldmusic.com
Toronto, Ontario