2018 Deep Roots News

Deep Roots Music Festival 2018 Program and Schedule Now Available

The 2018 Deep Roots Music Festival – our 15th year – is fast approaching!    The Festival Program Booklet and two page Schedule are both now available on line and/or for downloading.   

There are decisions to be made … check out the many great events happening this year and purchase those tickets. 

The weekend pass – 3 or 4 days – is still the best deal. Let’s you take in as much as you can (late night dance parties and a couple of off-site performances not included) and generally hang out in the pulsating beat of the festival vibe.

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS:

Thursday Evening Kick-Off , Wolfville – Jim Cuddy, William Prince

Friday Evening Mainstage, Wolfville – The Bombadils, Leahy, The Kubasonics, Dennis Ellsworth

Friday Evening Windsor Show – The Sadies, Sarah Jane Scouten

Friday Evening, Kentville  – Clary Croft at Kings County Museum

Friday Late Night Dance, Wolfville – The Kubasonics, Vishten

Saturday – Lots of free events … Wolfville Farmers’ Market, Children’s Activities, Singing and Drumming, Fresh Beats Rhythm Parade, Marionette Show, Workshops, Songwriters’ Circle, Open Mic at Festival Tent … and more!

Saturday Afternoon, Wolfville – Dance and Artist Collaborations at Festival & Al Whittle Theatres

Saturday Afternoon,  Kentville – David Newland & Siqiniup Qilauta/Sunsdrum at Kings County Museum

Saturday Afternoon, Grand Pre – Picnic Concert at Tangled Gardens with Charlotte Cornfield and Michelle Willis

Saturday Evening Mainstage, Wolfville – Tomato/Tomato, Ryan Cook, Valdy, Vishten

Saturday Late Night Dance, Wolfville – The Sadies, Zakary Miller

Sunday Morning, Wolfville – Rise Up Singing with donations to Food Bank

Sunday Afternoon Festival Finale, Wolfville – Terra Spencer, Mike T. Kerr, Winona Wilde, David Newland, The Gilberts, Kim Barlow  

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Deep Roots’ 15TH Annual Music Festival Passes and Tickets Update

The Deep Roots Music Festival 3-day and 4-day passes are the best way to give yourself flexibility and choice, not withstanding that they are a great deal.  Sales on passes and tickets have been steady and it bears repeating … don’t wait if you are intending to get around to buying!    Individual tickets  for Main Stage Friday and Saturday Evening Concerts go on sale July 16 but all other tickets continue to be available.   [continue reading…]

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15th Annual Deep Roots Music Festival, September 27-30th, 2018, Wolfville, NS – Press Release June 11th

The Deep Roots Music Festival is delighted that Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee Jim Cuddy will kick off this year’s 15th edition at University Hall on Thursday, September 27th.  2017 Juno Award winner William Prince will open for Cuddy, and also give an intimate talk on Friday, September 28th as our Artist@Acadia in the Garden Room, K.C. Irving Centre, Acadia University.

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Deep Roots Blossom Boogie, May 26th, 2018

We had so much fun last year, we are going to do it again! In partnership with the Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival and the Town of Wolfville, we are excited to host another ripping good time featuring Festival favourites, Ida Red, and Halifax’s The ConquerAlls. Tickets are $20.00 and available at the door.  [continue reading…]

2018 Deep Roots News