Salmon Arm's ROOTSandBlues Festival Gets Sarah McLachlan, Blue Rodeo, Allison Russell for 2023 Edition

Hawksley Workman, Lido Pimienta, TEKE::TEKE, Boy Golden and more will also perform

BY Allie GregoryPublished Jul 17, 2023

Salmon Arm, BC's ROOTSandBLUES Festival is returning to the Shuswap from August 17 to 20 for its 31st edition, and we now have its stacked lineup to get excited about.

Headliners Sarah McLachlan, Blue Rodeo and Five Alarm Funk will be joined by the likes of Abigail Lapell, Allison Russell, Apollo Suns, Battle of Santiago, Boy Golden, Colin Linden, Corey Harris, Crystal Shawanda, Dallas Arcand, DerRic Starlight, DJ Shub (presenting War Club Live), Garnetta Cromwell & DaGroovmasters, Hawksley Workman, Heather Gemmell, Jake Vaadland & the Sturgeon River Boys, Jenie Thai, Kuksjammin, La Dame Blanche, Le Vent du Nord, Lido Pimienta, Little Miss Higgins, Mazacote, Melón Jiménez & Lara Wong Flamenco Project, Moontricks, Munro & Patrick, Nevaeh Dyson, Oral Fuentes Reggae Band, Rick Estrin & the NightCats, Ryley Booth, Spiritual Warriors, Sue Foley, TEKE::TEKE, the Hello Darlins, the Melawmen Collective and the Salmon Armenians.

Advance passes are on sale now until August 11 for $215, while senior and youth tickets will run you $190 and $100, respectively. Children under 12 will be admitted for free. Festival passes, as well as single-day tickets, can be found here. Note that camping passes for this year's festival are already sold out. 

Check out the lineup announcement — featuring Clawhammer Press's 2023 poster art — below, where you can also find the festival's lineup of artisans and food vendors. 

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