Invermere MusicFest

Invermere MusicFest

August 18th-19th, 2017

With the stage and Festival grounds at the Kinsmen Beach Greenspace and Lake Windermere as a backdrop, the Invermere MusicFest: Waterfront Music Festival is set for August 18th and 19th, 2017 and will be a memorable, entertaining and edgy musical experience for our Columbia Valley residents and visitors. Join us on August 18 for our Friday Night Kickoff event, featuring high-energy bands, dancing, and tons of fun. The full event, on August 19th, is family friendly and sure to be a memorable event.

Children 12 & under – FREE

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Friday August 18th

The Wet Secrets

9:30 PM - The Wet Secrets

Bandcamp The Wet Secrets The Wet Secrets are a six-piece rock ‘n roll gang fueled by a primal, fuzzy punk rock spirit, and steered by a love of slinky disco, art rock, 70’s horns and AM gold songwriting. They have a well-established reputation for a phenomenal, sweaty live show. Facebook Twitter    

The Boom Booms

7:45 PM - The Boom Booms

    Boom Booms The musical brotherhood of Vancouver-based band The Boom Booms began in BC’s glamorous tree-planting camps. Planting trees by day and creating and performing music by night for their tree-planting posse was a typical spring season for the childhood friends. Once the season ended, they kept the momentum going by producing their […]

Chipko Jones

6:00 PM - Chipko Jones

  Chipko Jones Is a Calypso/Roots/Reggae band based in the beautiful Okanagan region in BC, Canada. The project was formed in 2014 and includes members Anessa Lang and Darius Stone/Sax, Moot Murphy/Vox and guitar, Jen Millan and Jacob Soucy/Trumpet, Jacob Chatterton and Tim Osborne/Bass, Wendy Aronyk/Flute, Waseem Hakhroo and Chris Galardo/Drums and Bruce Collis on […]

Saturday August 19th

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

9:30 PM - Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings Blackie and the Rodeo Kings originally formed in 1996 when Colin Linden, Stephen Fearing and Tom Wilson came together to record what was suppose to be a one- off tribute album to the great Canadian songwriter Willie P. Bennett. At the time, all three members were deeply committed to burgeoning […]

Ridley Bent

7:45 PM - Ridley Bent

Bandcamp Ridley Bent  Ridley Bent is back with his latest release Wildcard the anticipated follow up of Rabbit on My Wheel showcasing the Western Canada based Country artist’s keen fascination for characters whose life on the straight and narrow rarely lasts past the nearest exit to a short, crooked road. Ridley Bent continues to weave […]

Dawn Pemberton

6:00 PM - Dawn Pemberton

    Dawn Pemberton Vibrant, genuine and soulful Dawn Pemberton has deep musical roots that take her powerful voice from gospel and soul to jazz, funk and world music. She has become a staple of the Vancouver music scene and can often be found tearin’ it up as a vocalist, teacher, facilitator, choir director and […]


4:30 PM - Dandelions

  Dandelions Unencumbered by sonic rules, this husband and wife duo from Invermere BC has a sound that floats wherever it wants and plants its creative seed wherever it lands. Songwriting mastery tangled deeply within the bewildering chemistry of Ben & Shilo Cameron has lead to the creation of “Free Yourself”, the band’s debut EP. […]

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With Summer just around the corner it’s time to dust off those calendars and book off August 19th and 20th in advance. Why you may ask? Invermere MusicFest of course!With the stage and Festival grounds set at the Kinsmen Beach Greenspace and Lake Windermere as a backdrop, the Invermere MusicFest: Waterfront Music Festival and will […]

Musician Workshops

Musician Workshops

invermere music·fest Waterfront Music Festival   Musicians Workshops Sunday August 23rd from 930 to 4 pm   Are you a musician? Interested in learning some techniques in vocal, drumming, songwriting and guitar? And from some experts like Morgan Childs, Nathan Hiltz, Devon Coyote and Marie Bridge   THIS WORKSHOP DAY IS FOR YOU AND HERE […]

Are You Ready for the Invermere MusicFest?

Are You Ready for the Invermere MusicFest?

Checklist: Bands hired, sound, lights and stage, tickets selling, food, beer and sunshine…check, check and check! The IMF Committee is prepared and ready for their 3rd annual Invermere MusicFest! Now, are you ready? Tickets, Festival-chair, beach blanket and sunglasses? Check, check, check! To grab your tickets for Saturday’s Festival, you can still buy the $45 ticket […]