The Killers, Florence and the Machine, Father John Misty, Arkells, Metric, St. Vincent, Buffy Sainte-Marie, and many other acts will be converging on Vancouver's fabulous Stanley Park for the first SKOOKUM from September 7 to September 9.
It's a celebration of music, sustainability, food and beverages, and Indigenous heritage. And it's being brought to Vancouver by BRANDLIVE in partnership with the Musqueam, Salish, and Tsleil-Waututh nations, along with the Vancouver park board.
Below, you can see links to articles about the festival that have been prepared by Georgia Straight staff. (Of course, you can also visit the SKOOKUM website for ticketing info.)
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