Sat. August 24th 2019 11 Am - 10 Pm doors at 11 AM (All Ages)
The First Peoples’ Cultural Council and Creative BC, BC Arts Council and the Province of British Columbia City of Victoria are proud to present:
on the Esquimalt Gorge Park.
On Saturday, August 24th head down to the Esquimalt Gorge Park in Esquimalt to check out our massive day of programming! Get down from 11 AM until 10 PM with musical acts.
Workshops available from 11 AM until 5 PM.
FREE Shuttle available. * see website for details*
This is a ~ FREE, ALL AGES ~ event, so bring everyone you know *no parking on site (see website for details)
Snotty Nose Rez Kids
Snotty Nose Rez Kids is a Canadian Hip-Hop duo of Haisla (Indigenous) descent from Kitimat, BC, composed of rappers Yung Trybez and Young D. Formed in 2016, SNRK released their first self-titled album in January 2017, and followed up that same year with their second full-length, The Average Savage in September 2017. The latter went on to secure the... more info
Lola Parks (Singer-Songwriter: Soul Folk Pop)
Lola Parks (Sandy Powlik) is a Soul Folk Pop singer-songwriter from Vancouver. Her style is intelligent, intimate, evocative, boho chic. A skillful and intelligent songwriter, she is deeply influenced by her Indigenous and European heritage while staying true to her jazz roots ALA Sara Bareilles, Brandi Carlile, Bonnie Raitt, Norah Jones.
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VIctoria Musicians Stage Tribute to Gord Downie
Curtis Clear Sky and the Constellationz
Indigenous-led Curtis Clear Sky & The Constellationz, based out of Vancouver, BC, has been on a tear since their inception, lighting up audiences wherever they go with their insanely funky, hip-hop grooves and conscious message. The band released their debut album Indigifunk in 2019 to acclaim from audiences. The albums first single, “Turtle Isla... more info
Hope (Melodic Punk)
It's Not My Fault You're Ugly" has been out for only a few months and has been opening many doors for Hope. Already they have been asked to be on 20+ compilations from all over the world, which will be released in the upcoming months. Also Hope has landed a spot on the soundtrack of the new Chris Ward Surf video that Rusty is releasing this fall. T... more info
Although only 22 years old, Niska has been performing for more than a decade. Recording her first original song at the early age of 10, she knew what she was meant to do. Growing up in a musical family encouraged Niska to grow as a musician and pursue her dream. Excelling in voice and guitar, Niska is able to capture an audience with nothing mor... more info
Norine Braun (roots/blues/alternative)
Her signature funky folk-blues sound simply cannot be matched. Best listened to as loud as your neighbours will tolerate. Abortmag
Her music sounds like the union of Nick Cave with Patti Smith & City and Colour deep in the Canadian forests.
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