Hillside Festival

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Hillside Festival
Hillside Festival Logo.png
The Hillside Festival logo.
Frequency Annually
Location(s) Guelph Lake Conservation Area
Inaugurated 1984
Most recent 2015
Website
hillsidefestival.ca

The Hillside Festival is an annual three-day, five-stage (including one kids stage) summer festival occurring in Guelph, Ontario hosting musicians, spoken word artists, workshops and more. The Hillside Festival occurs in late July on Guelph Lake Island.

List of past performers[edit]

Sarah Harmer performing at the Hillside Festival mainstage in 2010

Notable performers who have played at Hillside include:

Notable spoken word artists who performed at the festival include Sandra Alland (2005), Stuart McLean (2008), Robert Priest (2005), Tony Leighton (2007, 2008), Tom King (2007), and Shane Koyczan (2010, Inside 2011, 2013). Barenaked Ladies played a concert before the festival to celebrate the construction of the permanent Hillside main stage that had recently been built.

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Coordinates: 43°35′49″N 80°14′35″W / 43.597°N 80.243°W / 43.597; -80.243