100 of you entered our bestival contest, people hit up on twitter, instagram, and facebook and the luck winner is Brendan R. He and one lucky friend will be headed to Toronto Island this weekend. Follow Bestival on instagram and twitter you will realize this isn’t just another festival, the costume parties, the stages and the whole experience they have put together gives me the feeling that this weekend is going to be one to remember. If you haven’t already cop your tickets and check out the set times for the festival.
The 21st annual NXNE Music Festival takes place from June 17th to 21st, 2015. Each year, the festival features hundreds of artists from all genres at various venues across Toronto. To help you prepare for the coming week, we’ve curated a list of the hip-hop and R&B events that are a must attend. Here is our guide to NXNE. Update: Check out our NXNE playlist!
We included Bestival in our events you don’t want to miss this month. The UK music festival makes its way to the “6” for their inaugural event. I’m happy to give you the chance to win a pair of 2 day tickets, this includes entry to see the line-up on Friday June 12th and Saturday June 13th. You will have to pay for your transportation to the Island via ferry which is only $7 round trip per day.
If spending your weekend at Bestival on Toronto Island sounds like your thing enter our contest below or cop a ticket to ensure you get tickets. I’ll be announcing the winners on Wednesday June 10th. Good luck!
Summer is almost here, and with the warm weather comes concert season! The month of June features a variety of shows in Toronto as well as Ontario to fit your tastes. June is also the month of NXNE and Bestival music festivals. With thousands of artists performing at venues across the city, there is definitely no shortage of events to attend. Hit the jump to read June’s shows you don’t want to miss!
Vegas spitter, Dizzy Wright’s The Growing Process album drops on shelves and iTunes on May 26th, so it’s only fitting that he goes on tour in support of it. The album is his first album release since his debut three years ago, so this tour will be a dope opportunity to hear him perform some new material live.