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East Town Get Down

May 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm MDT


A brand new music festival will be taking place on International Avenue on Saturday, May 26 from 7-midnight. This festival is a collaboration between the International Avenue BRZ and the Major Minor Music Project.

Inspired by the thriving Calgary independent music scene, major festivals like SXSW, and the excitement of International Avenue, East Town Get Down will meld location and performance into an immersive event.

Taking place on a six-block length of 17th Avenue SE and area, and featuring intimate, convivial venues, unique food and drink, and a range of Calgary performers to suit all musical tastes, East Town Get Down is going to shake up the festival landscape in Calgary, kicking off the summer season with an international flare.

The following bands have been confirmed: The Dudes, Rae Spoon, Transit 22, Wake, Counterfeit Jeans, Miesha and the Spanks, Yolanda Sargeant, Forbidden Dimension, Windigo, Samantha Savage Smith, Dragon Fli Empire, Andrew’s Pale Horses, The River Jacks, Iron Tusk, AYE and the Extraordinary Gentleman, the Ativans, Julius Sumner Miller, Lyrique and the Honour Roll, Cartel Madras, Monolith AB, Sawlung, Jason Famous & Le Fame, the Galacticas, the Torchettes, Klusterfunk, Time Boy, Scratch Buffalo, The Path Less Travelled, Amy Nelson, The Foul English, The Corey Hotline, The Borderguards, Shark Weak, Bazaraba, Sit Still, Crooked Spies, The Midnight Echo, Bebe Buckskin, Marcus Trummer, Pagans of Northumberland, Chief n Council, Kate Stevens,  Shiloh, Bella White, Heart’s Content, Anti Pattern, Class of ’93, Holly Clark, Walk Alone, Mademoiselle, Dabdorians, Flashback, Bretty Rose, Ride the Sky, Off Grind, Danny Zapata, Act Natural, Emily Ripley, Websites, and Harsh.

Confirmed venues include: FUSE33, Paradise Lanes, Salsa Restaurant, TG Juice Bar, Ensira Restaurant, Fassil Restaurant, Border Crossing and Jane Bond BBQ.

Wristbands are just $25 until May 1, and can be purchased on

EventBrite.ca and at easttowngetdown.ca.


May 26, 2018
7:00 pm - 11:59 pm MDT
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Various Venues