Vancouver

SKOOKUM Festival

The SKOOKUM Festival, from September 7-9, 2018, is a music, art, and food festival set in Vancouver's world-famous Stanley Park. The highly anticipated Festival recently released its lineup of local and international musical artists, including headliners The Killers and Florence + The Machine. 

Set to be one of the hottest events of the year, SKOOKUM will bring over 50 stage performances on three stages, live and multimedia art installations, gourmet culinary experiences, while showcasing some of the best BC wines, craft beer, and offerings from local craft distilleries. 

Hosted on the shared territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, the newly announced lineup includes Indigenous powerhouses like Kelly Derrickson, Crystal Shawanda, Buffy Sainte Marie. Local offerings also include Said The Whale, Hey Ocean!, and The Carnival Band, with performances from internationally renowned artists like the United States' St. Vincent, Mexico's Rodrigo y Gabriela, and the UK's Stereophonics. 

Dates: September 7 - September 9, 2018

Learn more about SKOOKUM and purchase your festival passes


Single Day Passes On Sale This Week

Single day passes for the September 7-9 SKOOKUM festival will go on sale to the general  public Friday, April 20 at 10am through ​www.SKOOKUMfestival.com

The inaugural three-day festival is produced by BRANDLIVE in collaboration with Virgin Mobile and will feature over 50 stage performances by some of the biggest names in music today, live and multimedia art installations;  gourmet culinary experiences from some of Vancouver’s most acclaimed restaurants; pop-up and roaming  entertainment and tasting areas showcasing some of the best BC wines, locally brewed craft beer as well as  select offerings from local area craft distilleries.  Newly joining the already amazing lineup is the acclaimed German duo Milky Chance, who will perform on Saturday, September 8. 

The full list of confirmed artists include:

Friday, September 7
Arkells, Chromeo, Dear Rouge, Matt Mays, Delhi 2 Dublin, Black Pistol Fire, The Julian Taylor Band, Little Destroyer, Shred Kelly, Mob Bounce, The Carnival Band, Zynth & Co

Saturday, September 8
Florence + The Machine, Metric, The War on Drugs, St. Vincent, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Milky Chance, Stereophonics, Current Swell, Said The Whale, The Zolas, Matt Andersen, Hey Ocean!, Midnight Shine, The Matinée, Murray Porter, Snooty Nose Rez Kids, Bitterly Divine

Sunday, September 9
The Killers, Father John Misty, Blue Rodeo, Mother Mother, Bahamas, Greta Van Fleet, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Cold War Kids, Whitehorse, Yukon Blonde, Barney Bentall, Crystal Shawanda, Belle Game, The Booms Booms feat Ta'Kaiya Blaney, William Prince, daysormay, Kelly Derrikson

 

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