WAC announces that MUSICwestport 2021 will be cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic. WAC hopes to continue the spirit of MUSICwestport in the future and encourages everyone to have a musical summer!
WAC announces the cancellation of MUSICwestport 2020 due to COVID-19. The WAC Board of Directors thanks everyone who has already contributed to the event and looks forward to future editions of MUSICwestport.
Come rain but we shined! Despite the rainy skies, MUSICwesport 2019 was another year to remember. Thanks to the musicians, our street festival vendors, sponsors, venues, the village, our volunteers and, of course, everyone who came out to enjoy the music. See you all next year!
What you’ve all been waiting for! Join us for the
13th Annual FREE WAC MUSICwestport Open Air Music Festival.
Saturday, 17 August 2019
2 Venues, 8 Bands
Food, kidzone, Vendors Market, Horse Wagon Rides, Street Minstrels
Enjoy our new location! Beautiful Lockwood Park next to the arena.
Friday, 16 August 2019
Kick Off Party with THE STEADIES (feat. Earl Pereira of Wide Mouth Mason)
Reggae/Pop/Funk from Saskatoon.
7:00-8:00pm Dinner & Music at The Cove
Booking essential. $60 + HST Buffet & Show (priority seating).
Saturday, 17 August 2019 — FREE admission!
Lockwood Park Stage
Sponsored by Westport Village IDA Pharmacy.
George St. between Spring and Concession.
12:00-1:00pm Bob Burtch Bluegrass Band
Traditional Bluegrass from Seeley’s Bay/Cornwall/Kingston.
1:30-2:40pm Nick MacLean Quartet
Modern Jazz from Toronto.
3:00-4:10pm A Fellow Ship
Folk/Pop/Jazz/Funk/Soul from Toronto.
4:30-6:00pm Scotty James
The Cove Stage
Sponsored by The Cove Country Inn. 2 Bedford St.
12:30-1:40pm Emily Bashall
New Country from Kingston.
2:00-3:10pm Slack Bridges
Neo Soul/Funk/R&B with Horns from Ottawa.
3:30-4:30pm The High Dials
Psychedelic Folk Rock Pop from Montreal.
5:00-6:30pm Miss Emily
Soul/R&B/Rock from Kingston.
1:00-5:00pm Wandering Minstrels: The Goat Steppers Parade Band
Throughout Downtown Westport. Oldtime/Dixieland from Kingston.
Getting to Westport & Parking
Westport is a beautiful small town so just navigate towards us and you can’t miss the festival. Find Westport on Google Maps here.
There will be designated parking areas. The stages are close together so park and enjoy the rest of the festival on foot.
Just as popular as the festival day itself, the MUSICwestport Kick Off Party presents The Steadies.
This event always sells out fast! Early booking is essential.
$60 + HST Dinner + Music
Call The Cove for reservations 1.888.COVE.INN.