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Home County Music & Art Festival 2016


  • Victoria Park 509 Clarence Street London, ON, N6A Canada (map)

The Home County Music and Art Festival began 43 years ago, and has taken place in Victoria Park each year. This festival is one of London's most well known, and this year it is taking place over a three day period with a number of Canadian artists as well as food vendors.

Mission Statement: The Home County Folk League presents a premier summer Music and Arts Festival and related Home County Folk League activities throughout the year. The League engages loyal patrons along with new generations in the appreciation and promotion of Canadian musicians and artisans. The League endeavours throughout the year to include an Artists in the Schools program and a Community Concert Series. The League strives to ensure environmentally friendly choices" 

Performance Schedule

FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016
Main Stage
05:45 PM – Opening Ceremonies
06:00 PM – Taylor Holden
07:00 PM – Fortunate Ones
08:00 PM – Sweet Alibi
09:00 PM – Séan McCann
10:00 PM – The Sadies

SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2016
MainStage
05:45 PM – Craft Awards
06:00 PM – Broomsticks & Hammers
07:00 PM – Ken Whiteley & The Beulah Band
08:00 PM – The Kramdens
09:00 PM – Elliott Brood
10:00 PM – The Northern Pikes

Afternoon Performances & Workshops

Children’s Stage
12:00 PM – Hula Hoop-lah Party!
01:00 PM – Spencer Burton
02:00 PM – DuffleBag Theatre performs Peter Pan
03:00 PM – Jenny Omnichord
04:00 PM – London Girls Rock Camp Showcase

North Concert Stage
12:00 PM – Harrow Fair
01:00 PM – Lynne Hanson
02:00 PM – Hunter & Doe
03:00 PM – Dirty Dishes
04:00 PM – Scallywag
05:00 PM – Twin.Fin

Centre Stage
12:00 PM – Fish Out of Water: Fortunate Ones, Georgian Bay, The Northern Pikes, The Sadies
01:30 PM – Fanshawe MIA Showcase: Dovleac, Katherine Fischer, Mermaids Exist (duo), Jordan Percival, Mitch Tones
03:00 PM – Road Songs: Lynne Hanson, Angelique Francis, Harrow Fair
04:30 PM – Think Outside The Vox: Georgian Bay, Sweet Alibi, The Beck Sisters

South Stage
12:00 PM – Aboriginal Spirit: The Naahi Singers
01:30 PM – To Be Announced
03:00 PM – Songs From The Heart: Olivia Borkosky, Taylor Holden, Lindy Vopnfjörd
04:30 PM – Ron Hynes Tribute: Fortunate Ones, Séan McCann, Paul Mills

SUNDAY, JULY 17, 2016
MainStage
06:00 PM – John Wort Hannam
06:50 PM – David Francey
07:40 PM – Ennis Sisters
08:30 PM – Còig
09:20 PM – Festival Finale

Afternoon Performances & Workshops

Children’s Stage
12:00 PM – Hula Hoop-lah Party!
01:00 PM – Jenny Omnichord
02:00 PM – Spencer Burton
03:00 PM – DuffleBag Theatre performs Romeo + Juliet
04:00 PM – London Girls Rock Camp Showcase

North Concert Stage
12:00 PM – Scarlett Jane
01:00 PM – Lindy Vopnfjörd
02:00 PM – Angelique Francis
03:00 PM – Georgian Bay
04:00 PM – Olivia & The Creepy Crawlies
05:00 PM – Mountain of Wolves

Centre Stage
12:00 PM – Folk & Roll: Elliott Brood, The Kramdens, Twin.Fin
01:30 PM – They Came From Canuckistan: Broomsticks & Hammers, Hunter & Doe, Mountain of Wolves
03:00 PM – Southwestern Ontario: Dirty Dishes, Lynne Hanson, Taylor Holden, Lindy Vopnfjörd
04:30 PM – Summertime Blues: Angelique Francis, Kerri Manning, Ken Whiteley

South Stage
12:00 PM – The Gospel According to Home County: Dirty Dishes, Sweet Alibi, Ken Whiteley & The Beulah Band
01:30 PM – Music of the Folk: David Francey, John Wort Hannam, Scallywag
03:00 PM – East Coast Connection: The Beck Sisters, Còig, Ennis Sisters
04:30 PM – Dynamic Duos: Harrow Fair, Hunter & Doe, Scarlett Jane

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