Manitoba's premier winter festival gearing up for 2023! Festival du Voyageur has unveiled the programming for this year's festival, which has a well-earned reputation for booking diverse acts covering just about every genre imaginable, from traditional tunes to hip hop to indie rock to roots.
Beyond the ice sculptures, beard growing, and the warmth of caribou, the February institution is a busy music festival, offering music fans a celebration of Franco-Manitoban culture with music taking centre stage. The 10-day event, which kicks off on February 16, boasts over 160 live music performances, including plenty of homegrown talent and local heroes.
This year's list of local artists includes stellar local names including À La Mode, Al Simmons, Alex Maher, Alpha Toshineza, Ami Cheon, Andrina Turenne, Anthony OKS, Beauséjour, Bobby Dove, Booter, Boy Golden, Brandi Vezina, BULLRIDER, Burnstick, Desiree Dorion, Dr Henry Band, Dust Rhinos, EZOMAN, Fire & Smoke, FONTINE, Fortune Block, Gator Beaulieu, HAVS, HipShake, Jérémie & The Delicious Hounds, Jace Bodner, JC Campbell, Jeannine Guyot, Joey Landreth, Kelly Bado, Kilusan, Kris Ulrich, Leossa, Lev Snowe, Love Letter Writers, Madame Diva, Martin Desjarlais, Matt Foster, Mattmac, Mitchell Makoons, Morgan Grace, mountain.seed, Neighhour Andy, Nelson Little, Onna Lou, Patti Kusturok, Quinton Blair, Rickson Makwe, Rory Verbrugge, Sam Singer, SoulBear, Sweet Alibi, The Family Planners, The Haileys, The JD Edwards Band, The Noble Thiefs, The Praire Joggers, The Remedies, The Solutions, The Stanley County Cut-Ups, The Sturgeons, Tyler Del Pino, Victoria Turko, VVonder, and more!
For more information and updates on Festival du Voyageur programming, visit heho.ca and find all your Festival du Voyageur shows in our online listings and MB Live app (use the "Festival du Voyageur" search category).