With musicians coming from across the province and from around the globe, festivalgoers can expect a wide variety of musical styles and artistic forms
With both towns creating the festival site, arts and culture abound on every street corner including visual art installations, roving performers, parades, literary readings, theatre shows and inspiring music from morning until night. Weekend passes start at $160 and are available from www.artswells.com and children aged 12 and under are free. This year all pass holders get free entrance to Barkerville Historic Town! And every adult weekend pass includes a $15 voucher to spend at the festival merch booth. Camping and other accommodations available from ArtsWells and other providers throughout Wells and Barkerville. The ArtsWells Festival and Island Mountain Arts are grateful to operate on the traditional and unceded territory of the Lhtako Dene, part of the Dakelh Nation. Keep an ear to the ground for the second lineup announcement in a few weeks.