20 Summer Canadian Festivals in 2012
Title: Matador Network (online)Title: Matador Network (online)
Date: May 26, 2012
Publication Type: News Website
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Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival
RVs and campers are welcome at this festival, and guests are encouraged to bring their own instruments, as there will be "lots of opportunities to jam." As part of their 10th anniversary celebration this summer, the festival will be featuring The Gibson Brothers, Blue Highway, Kenny and Amanda Smith, Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen, Travers Chandler and Avery County, Hard Ryde and Tom Terrell, and The Modern Grass Quartet.
Dawson City Music Festival
Dawson City, Yukon
This festival takes place in three venues and prides itself on offering music-lovers intimate settings in which to enjoy all genres of music, including rock, blues, country, world-beat, old-time, jazz, and even childrens music. This years schedule includes the Kunda African Dancers from Vancouver, Old Time Machine from Whitehorse, Pokey Lafarge & The South City Three from St. Louis, and Born Ruffians from Toronto.