5th Annual Roots North Music Festival Returns to Orillia In April

Musical Performances Will Take Place Across the Town

There’s a local music festival headed our way and unlike other events of its kind, this one won’t cost you an arm and a leg to attend. From April 26th-27th the town of Orillia will come alive with entertainment and musical tunes for the 5th annual Roots North Music Festival.

2019 Downtown Orillia locations TBA.
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During the event, headline shows will be taking place at St. Pauls Centre with 3 unique performances each night. In addition, a number of shops and restaurants will be providing live music shows for free.

Headliners will perform at the newly renovated St. Pauls Centre.
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The festival has kicked off announcements of their exciting lineup with confirmation that Juno-winning Canadian singer/songwriter Ron Sexsmith will be one of the headliners. More details on the lineup to come!

Canadian artist Ron Sexsmith is the first of the headliners to be announced.
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In between shows, guests will be encouraged to check out the on-site art market and browse merchandise from some of the featured acts. The art market will offer local handmade artisan wares from clothing, artwork, jewelry, health & beauty products, household items and more!

A market will be on-site during the festival featuring local artisans.
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Tickets are $45 for a weekend pass. For more info and tickets, click here.

“Roots music can refer to several styles or genres in music, but to us it’s music that is firmly rooted in a place of honest expression and emotion. It’s music that travels, shares, and connects, while honouring the past and bravely moving forward.”

-Roots North Music Festival

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