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Rogue Arts Festival
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August 24 - August 26
Taking place from August 24 – 26 in 2018 at the Clarke Farm, with the beautiful backdrop of the coastal mountains, forest ranges, and idyllic hay fields, the Rogue Fest is a 3 day, outdoor, arts festival.
Focusing on a broader definition of the word ‘art’, fostering social inclusion, promoting collaboration and interactivity, and just having one heck of a good time, the Rogue Arts Festival is gearing up for its 3rd annual festival!
With over 80 musicians as part of the Main Stage Series including our totally unique Collective Sets featuring musicians playing together for the first time, our one-of-a-kind Human Foosball, the Rogue Art Gallery, stand-up comedy, the Workshop Series, Soundwalking, the Creation Station featuring professional artists doing demonstrations and workshops, local food, Yoga in the Morning, interactive installations, Live Painting, a Libation Station featuring micro-brews and cider, and and AND….. well, let’s just say the 2018 Rogue Arts Festival has a bit of something for everyone!
Musical acts include energetic folk tinged high energy quartet Shred Kelly; brand new live dub, electronic, ska, reggae project MonkeyDragon (featuring Emmy and Juno Nominated composer Adham Shaikh, Soul Reggae Warrior Buckman Coe with Tremendously Towering Trombones of Andy Cakes); one-man electronic, looping, MC show BOUSADA; captivating funk, Latin, jump swing with an ounce of improve quartet Funktete; singer/songwriter, acoustic fingerstyle guitarist Joe Stanton; gorgeous grit rock trio Parlour Panther; Rebecca Lappa with her blend of folk, pop, rock, and provoking lyrics; soulful world folk, funk, rock opera trio Samson’s Delilah; melodic alternative indy duo Sky Parallel; Sunshine Coast grunge rock from Spouse; prohibition reminiscing gypsy style The Staggers & Jaggs; Texture & Light bringing live instrumentation, synthesis, field recordings, and deep themes; The Marwills with their groovy bass, big drums, an explosive frontman and fiery guitars; and a minimalist barn-burning band with syrup-soaked harmonies from Tiger Moon.
For further festival information, please visit roguefest.ca
**PLEASE NOTE: Rogue Arts Festival will take place at the Clarke Farms on Tyson Road in Wilson Creek, BC, and is via TYSON ROAD at HIGHWAY 101 ONLY!!**