KLM Backline Festivals – August Long Weekend in Calgary

Calgary International Blues Festival

The Calgary International Blues Festival is celebrating its 13th year! It has been running all week from July 31st to August 6th.  We are proud to be supplying backline gear to the Blues Fest stages.  Check the schedule to see headliners such as Big Bill Morganfield, Bob Hall, Lil’ Jimmy Reed, Paul DeLauriers, Ghost Town Blues, and so many other amazing artists.  Pack a day bag and head to Shaw Millennium Park for a festivals weekend full of the grooviest blues workshops, concerts, and special events.

KLM Music at One Love Festival

One Love Festival is Calgary’s biggest day for hip hop and R&B fans on August 4th.  Keep an eye out for KLM backline on site. We are proud to be supporting this year’s talented artist line-up. One Love Fest is partnering with Chasing Summer this year at the Max Bell Festival Grounds. Start your weekend with One Love Festival, and head over to Chasing Summer to keep the party going the whole long weekend!

Chasing Summer Music Festival

Calgary will be hosting Western Canada’s largest EDM Festival, and we are so excited to be supplying the backline and DJ services for the event this weekend. The festival returns this year on August 5th & 6th at the Max Bell Centre Festival Grounds. Catch the top electronic music artists; TIËSTO, ZEDD, W&W, NGHTMRE, Infected Mushroom, and Slushii.  Be prepared for anything, Calgary’s weather can change in a matter of minutes. Pack a day bag with a clear water bottle, sweater, rain poncho, and you’ll be ready dance your way through the weekend.

Rockin’ River Music Festival

– Merritt, British Columbia.

What is summer without a road trip? Of course, we welcome out of province music festivals during the summer! KLM Backline is proud to be supplying backline gear for Rockin’ River Music Festival in Merritt, BC. The festival begins tonight, August 3rd, and continues throughout the weekend. Grab your cowboy hat and dancing shoes before joining us at the main stage to welcome many award winning country artists; The Band Perry, Toby Keith, Aaron Pritchett, Brett Kissel, and The Washboard Union just to name a few. Pack up the camper and stay the weekend! Cool off in the Coldwater River, and catch a few games of Jumbo Pong or Human Foosball.

KLM Backline at Calgary Festivals

We are so lucky to be able to support all of these amazing artists and festivals this August long weekend. KLM Backline is proud to be supplying backline equipment for events in Calgary and to surrounding provinces. Enjoy the many festivals events happening in Calgary and area. We hope this gives you a few ideas to fill your long weekend with music for everyone’s tastes.


Happy August long weekend!

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