10th Annual Acoustic Maritime Music Festival


5701 Hwy 215, Kempt Shore

Kempt Shore

Bay of Fundy & Annapolis Valley

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Marc Peterson/Patti Gass

T: 902-633-2229 or 902-798-6422

E: kemptshorefestivals@gmail.com

Rates & Dates

July 16th, 2014 to July 20th, 2014


The Annual Acoustic Maritime Music Festival's 10th anniversary is the event to mark as a "Must do" for July, 2014.This festival has become the vacation destination for all ages! Over the past 10 years we have hosted the best of the best acoustic singer/songwriters from across Canada. The significant growth of this wonderful world class event is due to not only the musicians but the wonderful volunteers to whom we are so proud and grateful. This festival has grown from a 3 day event to a 5 day spectacular magical family musical event in Kempt Shore overlooking the beautiful Minas Basin featuring some of Canada's best artists in acoustic music. Confirmed already this year: Joel Plaskett, J P Cormier, Valdy, Gary Fjellgaard, Charlie A'Court, Dave Gunning, The Secrets, Ryan Cook, Christina Martin, The Hupman Brothers, The Back Yard Devils, Mike Milne, Andy & Ariana and more. Also featured are the very popular afternoon workshops, open mic, the Saturday afternoon Song Writers Circle and the now famous Saturday afternoon guitar summit. The field jamming is constant and is open to all. There will be concessions, shelters, security, lots of camping sites and day parking. Come an become part of the Kempt Shore family. You won’t want to miss this great summer festival. Marc & Patti will also be hosting another surprise music event the 3rd weekend of August. Check our website and facebook page for details. Tickets are available at Gig Street, Halifax; Long; McQuade, Bedford; New Minas; Moe’s Place Music Sales, Windsor; Towns End Strings; Things, Bridgewater; Avon Emporium, Summerville; Mingos Music, Truro.

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Admission: $80/person/weekend pass cash at the gate. This includes rough camping Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. Day prices are also available and children under 12 free when accompanying parents.
Off-season rates available

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