Guelph’s Hillside Festival is back for 2024

Ontario is dotted with small and mid-sized summer music festivals that all have their special personalities and quirks. Guelph’s decades-old Hillside Festival fits into that category.

The 41st edition will run July 19-21 at Guelph Lake Conservation Area and will feature more than 50 acts. Details on tickets here. Highlights include:

  • Blackie and the Rodeo Kings (with Terra Lightfoot and Daniel Lanois)
  • Patrick Watson
  • Aysanabee
  • Richard Thompson
  • Dwayne Grtezky
  • Land of Talk

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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