If you’re looking for a getaway this Canada Day long weekend, why not head to the west coast for Tall Tree Music Festival in Port Renfrew. Located just 2 hours west of Victoria, this peaceful hamlet becomes a hotbed of music, arts and culture for the weekend as he festival takes over Browns Mountain, July 28, 29 & 30th.
Tall Tree Music Festival is a not-for-profit event, proceeds go to the Tall Tree Festival Society which supports local charities. Keeping the show sustainable is an important fundamental for the organizers, especially in such a beautiful and delicate environment, they remind people to “take only photos, leave only footprints”.
As a destination Festival, happening on a busy weekend they know people have a lot of entertainment options so it’s all about the art and music at Tall Tree and a great line-up awaits those who make the journey; Hollerado, Hey Ocean!, A Tribe Called Red, Humans, The Zolas, Sweatshop Union & The Belle Game are just a few of the dozens of bands and DJs set for the three days.
Discounted advance purchase tickets at $129 are available up to June 28th, tickets at the gate will be $159. As Port Renfrew has limited accommodation camping is usually the chosen method for overnight stays, camp sites are available for just $20, limited RV parking is available at $120. Vehicle parking is free if carpooling with more than 3 people or $20/weekend for cars with 1-2 people. If you go, remember to plan for West Coast weather; dress in layers and be prepared for possible rain and mud.