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Reminder Next Week - April 19-21 - Calgary's 420 Music & Arts Festival 2018
w/ Dopethrone, Brant Bjork, Sasquatch, La Chinga and more!
Tickets On Sale Now!
Beard Contest Sponsored by Mammoth Beard Co.
Calgary's Top Two Food Trucks: The Perogy Boyz and Waffles & Chix On Location!
The Rock Metal Podcast: Interview with festival co-organizer CC Getty here.
The Gauntlet: The 420 Music and Arts Festival is a homegrown bash here.
Daily Hive: 420 Music and Arts Festival returning to Calgary for a second year here.
Hellbound: Festivals You Don't Wanna Miss here.
Just a couple days away! 420 Music & Arts Festival presented by METALHEADS UNITED returns to Calgary, AB on April 19th, 20th, and 21st at Distortion (3828 Macleod Trail).
This year's event features tons of great music with headliners Dopethrone, Brant Bjork (Kyuss, Vista Chino) (special guest DJ set on 420), Sasquatch and La Chinga along with over 20 other acts ranging from stoner rock/stoner metal, doom, psychedelic and heavy blues.
The festival will also showcase exhibitors and vendors such as Hemporium, Millie's Tree, Norml Canada, SANE Clothing and more along with Calgary's top two favourite food trucks on location The Perogy Boyz (all three days) and Waffles & Chix (Friday and Saturday) plus a beard contest sponsored by Mammoth Beard Co.
Thursday, April 19 - Doors 6pm, Bands 7pm to 2am
Friday, April 20 - Doors 4pm, Bands 6pm to 2am - Come on down on 420 for 420!
Saturday, April 21 - Doors 4pm, Bands 5pm to 2am
All available in the Festival store: www.420musicandartsfestival.ca/store-2/
3 day passes will be available at $69 CAD until Wednesday, April 18.
$21 CAD saving on all three days by buying a full festival pass.
Single Day Advance Tickets:
Thursday, April 19 $25 CAD
Friday, April 20 $30 CAD
Saturday, April 21 $35 CAD
($5 CAD more at the door for each day)
2 Day Packages:
Thursday, April 19 and Friday April 20 - $45 CAD
Thursday, April 19 and Saturday April 21 - $50 CAD
Friday, April 20 and Saturday April 21 - $55 CAD
There is a $10 CAD advance savings by buying the 2 days together.
**These are available until Wednesday April 18 at 11:59pm
All ticket sales are final. No refunds will be issued unless full festival cancellation. 420 Music & Arts Festival reserve the right to change the line up as required due to band scheduling and / or other circumstances beyond their control.
420 Music & Arts Festival 2018 Line-Up
Thursday April 19
Sasquatch (Los Angeles, CA) - www.facebook.com/sasquatchrocks
Great Electric Quest (San Diego, CA) - www.facebook.com/electricquest
Electric Owl (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/electricowlrocks
Gin Lahey (members of Chron Goblin and Witchstone) (Calgary, AB) - http://www.instagram.com/ginlahey
RAW (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/RAWbluesfromhell
Set and Stoned (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/SetAndStoned
Solid Brown (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/solidbrown
Friday April 20
Brant Bjork (Palm Desert, CA) (DJ sets between bands, spinning rare vinyl and closing the festival night) - http://www.brantbjork.net
La Chinga (Vancouver, BC) - www.facebook.com/La-Chinga-389979744359207
Buffalo Bud Buster (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/buffalobudbuster
Mendozza (Vancouver, BC) - www.facebook.com/MENDOZZA-13464608010
Bazaraba (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/Bazarababand
Chronobot (Sask) - www.facebook.com/Chronobot
Black Hell Oil (Saskatoon, SK) - www.facebook.com/BlackHellOil
The Mothercraft (Edmonton, AB) - www.facebook.com/TheMothercraft
Saturday April 21
Dopethrone (Montreal, QC) - www.facebook.com/dopethrone.mthell
Buzzard (Victoria, BC) - www.facebook.com/LoudBuzzard
Orbital Express (Regina. SK) - www.facebook.com/orbitalexpress
The Electric Revival (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/theelectricrevival
Chunkasaurus (Nanaimo, BC) - www.facebook.com/theCHUNKASAURUS
Heron (Vancouver, BC) - www.facebook.com/herondoom
Ogimaa (Winnipeg, MB) - www.facebook.com/OgimaaDoom
Haaze (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/HAAZEBAND
Pelican Death Squad (Calgary, AB) - www.facebook.com/pelicandeathsquad
The 2017 420 Music & Arts Festival was a three day celebration featuring 22 Stoner Rock, Desert Rock, Doom & Sludge Metal and Fuzzy, Kick Ass Rock n Roll bands surrounding the culture that is 420, which included headliners WO FAT, ANCIIENTS and BLACK MASTIFF.
For more info:
Absolute Underground Magazine
Broken Neck Radio
Calgary Metal Scene Events
CJSW 90.9 FM
Metal Master Kingdom
Asher Media Relations
Big Rock Brewery
Calgary Beer Core
The Celestial Agency
Days Inn Calgary South
Distortion - Live Music Venue
Loud as Hell Festival
Mammoth Beard Co.
Exhibitors and Vendors: (more to be announced)
The Perogy Boyz
Waffles & Chix