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EDMONTON — Ellie Goulding, Alexisonfire and Tenacious D are among the headliners announced for this year’s SONiC BOOM Alternative Music Festival.
More than 17 bands will perform over the two-day festival on September 5 and 6, which for the first time will not be at Northlands. 89 more words
EDMONTON — Edmonton’s Alternative Music Festival SONiC BOOM is on the move, due to an overwhelming demand for a more comfortable venue.
The festival, which has been held in the Northlands parking lot since it began seven years ago, will call Borden Park home this year. 152 more words
Nuit Blanche is usually an all-night party and that has been the premise for dozens of international cities that have adopted the festival concept.
But organizers of Edmonton’s first Nuit Blanche, scheduled for September 26, are cutting three hours off their plans for the event due to logistics and cost pressures. 166 more words
Edmonton’s sky will be lit up thanks to a new festival coming to town.
Thousands of lanterns will make it into the night sky over the course of 10 minutes with The Lantern Fest, a festival that happens across North America and planned for Edmonton this fall. 164 more words