LARLEE CREEK HULLABALOO ANNOUNCE DETAILS OF ‘PLAY OUR STAGE’ CONTEST

Are you an emerging artist? Larlee Creek Hullabaloo wants you on their stage! Taking place August 9-13 in Perth Andover, NB, festival organizers are looking to fill a spot on their stage with emerging talent. This year, the festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary and in keeping with the tradition of supporting local and regional artists, the organizers have added the ‘Play Our Stage’ contest. By submitting an online application, emerging artists will have the chance to play a set at Larlee Creek Hullabaloo.

The contest is now open and musicians have until Friday, July 28, 2017 at 5PM ADT to apply. All applications will be reviewed by the festival’s Programming Committee to ensure they meet eligibility requirements. All eligible entries will be uploaded to Larlee Creek Hullabaloo’s Facebook page and the lucky artist with the most likes will win a spot to play at the festival and join artists like Ria Mae, The Wooden Sky, Matt Minglewood, Christine Campbell, Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar and more.

Timeline and Details
From July 24th to 28th Larlee Creek Hullabaloo will be accepting online applications from artists. Entries are limited to solo or duo acoustic performances only
Competition is open to emerging artists across Canada; however travel and accommodations are the responsibility of the artist
Competition is open to all ages; however parental permission may be required
Artist must not have played the Mainstage of Larlee Creek Hullabaloo (LCH) festival in the past
LCH to provide a 20 minute opening set on Thursday, August 10th
LCH to provide each artist a weekend pass to the festival
All entries will be reviewed by LCH Programming Committee to ensure they meet eligibility requirements. Only those eligible will participate in the competition.
Deadline to apply is Friday, July 28, 2017 at 5PM ADT
Public online voting will take place on LCH’s Facebook page and will run from July 29 to August 4, 2017.
The winner will be announced Saturday, August 5, 2017.

The Winners
The winner of ‘Play Our Stage’ will be notified Saturday, August 5, 2017.
The winner will open for Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar on Thursday, August 10, 2017.
Benefits for the winner include performance opportunity at the festival, promotion on the festival’s social media platforms and artist credentials for the duration of Larlee Creek Hullabaloo.

Questions? Please contact info@larleecreekmusic.ca.  

ANNOUNCING: OUR 10TH ANNIVERSARY LINEUP

Larlee Creek Hullabaloo is turning 10 this year and we’re celebrating with the biggest and best lineup yet! Join us Aug 9 -13 in Perth-Andover, NB for some of the country’s biggest stars country’s biggest stars, best live acts, and a bona fide East Coast legend! Leading the pack are Juno nominated artist Ria Mae, Toronto’s indie folk favourites The Wooden Sky, Maritime musical legend Matt Minglewood and rising East Coast stars Hillsburn.

This five-day festival also includes soul sensation Erin Costelo, crazy legs fiddler Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys,
Christine Campbell, The Hypochondriacs, Pretty Archie, Andrew Waite & the Firm, Morohubu, Kendra Gale Band, The Gary Sappier Blues Band…There’s more! Vocal powerhouse roots/gospel-style singers Samantha Martin Music is wowing festival crowds across the country. Plus, the highlight of any stage, Red Hot Dog Express will be among the bands not to miss this year. Check out the full schedule!

Tickets go on sale TOMORROW at 12 noon and will be available online or by calling 1-877-778-7271. Individual event tickets range in price from $20.00 – $65.00 (including tax and surcharge).

There are a LIMITED number of early bird weekend passes available for $65 (including tax and surcharge). These pass holders will receive entry to all events on festival grounds and will also be treated to an EXCLUSIVE show by Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar on Thursday, August 10, beginning at 8 p.m.

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