2018 Deep Roots Music Festival

By Aaron Allen - DRMC Webmaster | Wolfville, Nova Scotia - Sept. 27-30, 2018

About Deep Roots

Musical roots stretch deep and wide, bringing people together in a shared experience of culture and heritage. Deep Roots Music Cooperative members …

Deep Roots Music Festival Survey | Deep Roots Music Cooperative

Thank you for being part of the Deep Roots Music Festival.<p>We ask you to take a moment to share your experiences and your thoughts about the festival. …

Information for Festival Volunteers

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Deep Roots’ 15TH Annual Music Festival Passes and Tickets Update

The Deep Roots Music Festival 3-day and 4-day passes are the best way to give yourself flexibility and choice, not withstanding that they are a great …

Michelle Willis

Michelle Willis<p>Prior to launching a solo career, British-born, Canadian-raised singer/songwriter Michelle Willis amassed an impressive résumé through …

Winona Wilde

Winona Wilde<p><b>Sunday Afternoon Main Stage, Sept. 30th, 1pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>From the obscure underbelly of Canada’s dive bar circuit comes Winona …

Wee Giant Theatre

Wee Giant Theatre<p>Festival goers love the enormous, whimsical puppets that make an appearance at the Fresh Beats Rhythm Parade and at various events …

Vishtèn

Vishtèn<p><b>Saturday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 29th, 7pm, Festival Theatre<br>Friday Night Late Night Dance Party, 10:30pm, Wolfville Farmers’ Market</b><p>For over …

Valdy

Valdy<p><b>Saturday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 29th, 7pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>Valdy, born Valdemar Horsdal in Ottawa, Canada has been part of the fabric of …

Tomato/Tomato

Tomato/Tomato<p><b>Saturday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 29th, 7pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>Hang onto your hats because this genre-bending power duo is ready to take …

Terra Spencer

Terra Spencer<p><b>Saturday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 29th, 7pm, Festival Theatre<br>Sunday Afternoon Main Stage, Sept. 30th, 1pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>Terra …

Siqiniup Qilauta (Sunsdrum)

Siqiniup Qilauta (Sunsdrum)<p><b>Sunday Afternoon Main Stage, Sept. 30th, 1pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>There is a legend among the Inuit about the halo that …

Space Paddy Bog People

Space Paddy Bog People<p>Denise Aspinall, Cathy Coates, Alister Thomson and Aran Silmeryn are four friends with a whimsical band name and a shared love …

Sarah Jane Scouten

Sarah Jane Scouten<p><b>Friday Evening Windsor Show, Sept. 28th, 7:30pm, Memorial Imperial Performing Arts Centre, Windsor</b><p>At age 5, Sarah Jane Scouten was …

The Sadies

The Sadies<p><b>Friday Evening Windsor Show, Sept. 28th, 7:30pm, Memorial Imperial Performing Arts Centre, Windsor<br>Saturday Night Late Night Dance Party,</b> …

William Prince

William Prince<p><b>Thursday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 27th, 7:30pm, Acadia University Hall</b><p>Recently signed to Glassnote Records, William Prince is a JUNO …

David Newland

David Newland<p><b>Sunday Afternoon Main Stage, Sept. 30th, 1pm, Festival Theatre</b><p><b>The Northwest Passage in Story and Song</b><p>The Northwest Passage in Story and …

Zakary Miller

Zakary Miller<p><b>Saturday Night Late Night Dance Party, Sept. 29th, 10:30pm, Wolfville Farmers’ Market</b><p>With roots spread across the country, Zakary …

Scotty Marsters

Scotty Marsters<p>Scotty Marsters is a pillar of the Wolfville music scene. When he’s not playing lead guitar or bass, or singing background vocals in …

Maritime Marionettes

Maritime Marionettes<p>Maritime Marionettes, founded by partners and puppeteers Heather and Darryll Taylor, has been entertaining families in Canada and …

Marilyn Manzer & Shannon Lynch

Marilyn Manzer<p>Marilyn Manzer has taught and performed music in Wolfville for 26 years and taught Kindermusik® for 11 years. This 2011 Valley Arts …

Leahy

Leahy<p><b>Friday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 28th, 7pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>Over the course of their notable career, Canadian group Leahy has secured a place as …

The Kubasonics

The Kubasonics<p><b>Friday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 28th, 7pm, Festival Theatre<br>Friday Night Late Night Dance Party, 10:30pm, Wolfville Farmers’ Market</b><p>The …

Mike T. Kerr

Mike T. Kerr<p><b>Saturday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 29th, 7pm, Festival Theatre<br>Sunday Afternoon Main Stage, Sept. 30th, 1pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>Mike Kerr is …

Jamie Junger

Jamie Junger<p><b>Fishin’ For Pickles</b><p>In 2005, Jamie became a father for the first time and began sharing his love of music with his daughter Sadie. …

Donna Holmes

Donna Holmes<p>This Wolfville singer/songwriter hosts a weekly open mic (now in its 7th year); has performed and/or recorded back-up vocals for Greg …

The Gilberts

The Gilberts<p><b>Sunday Afternoon Main Stage, Sept. 30th, 1pm, Festival Theatre</b><p><b>It’s 2003.</b><br>Three kids, knee-high to a grasshopper, emigrate from the UK to …

Dennis Ellsworth

Dennis Ellsworth<p><b>Friday Evening Main Stage, Sept. 28th, 7pm, Festival Theatre</b><p>In 2017, Dennis Ellsworth needed to make a new album. And it was an …

Djugdjug Ensemble

Djugdjug Ensemble<p>Traditional West African songs, rhythms, arrangements, and at times dance, as well as other musical and theatrical ideas, make …