A gorgeous city in the heart of the Cowichan region of Vancouver Island, exquisite shops, delicious restaurants, friendly people and to-die for scenery…that is what you get in Duncan, BC, the setting for the Islands Folk Festival coming July 24-26, 2015.
This summer highlight festival has been entertaining crowds for 30 years now and just gets better every year. It all takes place at Providence Farm and tickets and passes are on sale now so don’t lose your opportunity to attend one of the most popular music festivals on the Island. The 400-acre working organic farm is the perfect place for this homegrown folk festival. The stage list for 2015 includes some incredible performers that will truly blow you away with their talent. Here is a sneak peek of artists you will see:
Aaron Murray Project – From New Brunswick, his band will be bringing a flavor of bluegrass, folk, and country.
Babe Gurr Band – With roots in blues and pop, this award-winning recording artist will impress with her incredible songwriting.
Bobs & Lolo – These energetic performers love the creative arts and have a very special way of reaching audiences of all ages.
Bombolessé – This joyful group will have you tapping your toes and on your feet as they sing songs in French, Portuguese, Spanish, and Creole. Their combination of music from around the world is truly enjoyable.
This is a festival that encourages families, young and old to come out and enjoy the activities so make a plan with your family and friends to come to Duncan this summer. Our bed and breakfast is a short drive away so if you will be in need of a beautiful mountain top retreat to call home while you are here, we would love to be your hosts. Find more information on tickets and the event schedule here and book your favorite suite directly online.