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Top EDM Festivals Across Canada This Summer

Top EDM Festivals Across Canada This Summer

Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Festivals are back on partying minds as the country opens up widely for the first time in years. Here are the biggest must-attend events across Canada.

IleSoniq

About: Started in 2014, the event had almost 80,000 people in 2019. This year’s 3-day festival features artists such as Eric Prydz, Swedish House Mafia, Fisher, Tchami, and so many more greats!
Where:
 Montreal, Quebec
When: August 5-7, 2022

VELD Music Festival

About: Started in 2012,  VELD is a three-day EDM festival that typically gets around 30,000 people per day. Among the headliners in 2022 include Marshmello, The Chainsmokers, Armin Van Buuren.
Where:
 Toronto, Ontario
When: July 29-31, 2022

Escapade Music Festival

About: Started in 2010, it is one of the largest music events in the Ottawa area. the event had almost 80,000 people in 2019. This year’s 3-day festival features artists such as Eric Prydz, Swedish House Mafia, Fisher, Tchami, and so many more greats!
Where:
 Ottawa, Ontario
When: June 24-26, 2022

Shambhalla Music Festival

About: Since 1998, this music festival has grown to become one of the largest in the country. It takes place on a ranch and the Salmo River runs through it!
Where:
 West Kootenay, British Columbia
When: July 22-25, 2022

ValhallaFest

About: This unique EDM and art festival takes place in the north. People are encouraged to get in touch with nature throughout the experience.
Where:
 Terrace, British Columbia
When: June 24-26, 2022

Piknic Electronik

About: Started in 2017, over a million people have attended this festival. There are actually Piknic Electronik festivals in other cities around the world. Montreal is fortunate to have this great summertime opportunity. 
Where:
 Montreal, Quebec
When: Every Sunday from 2:30pm to 9pm throughout the summer.

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