Toronto Urban Roots Fest

Toronto Urban Roots Fest

Toronto Urban Roots Fest

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Month: May 2015

TURF announces more artists!

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As we inch closer to revealing all 52 bands playing TURF this year, we are excited to announce that Passenger(UK), Lucinda Williams(Austin,TX), The Strumbellas(Toronto), CATL(Toronto), ex-maritimer Steve Poltz, and Les Hotesses d’Hilaire (New Brunswick) have been added to the line-up!

For more information about who’s playing each night, check out our schedule page!

More artists – including Sunday’s festival closer – will be announced on Thursday, June 11th.

Don’t forget our earlybird pricing for TURF 3 Day, VIP and VIP Plus passes ends June 10th at midnight. Tickets will be going up by $20.

The TURF 3 Day Pass is the best way to experience TURF with in and out privileges, and cost savings equivalent of getting one free day of TURF! Don’t miss out, purchase your TURF 3 Day Pass now!

Our Earlybird Friday, September 18 & Saturday, September 19th tickets are on sale now! ($69.50 GA and $119.50 VIP)

Earlybird Sunday, September 20th tickets will go on sale Thursday, May 28th at noon.

Some of the 2015 artists playing TURF at Fort York will also be doing double duty by playing our TURF Club Bonus Series September 16-22. More info will be announced in July!

We also have a very limited number of TURF VIP Plus passes on sale; these tickets are your guaranteed entry into TURF’s Club Bonus Series, and TURF’s Club Preview Series, as well as VIP Front and Side of stage access to all 3 days of TURF.

If you purchased a TURF 3 DAY VIP Ticket, e-mail us for free admission to the Northcote show at Lee’s on Wednesday, June 24. We will be announcing 2 more TURF Club Preview Series shows in the next few weeks!

Saturday & Sunday line up announced!

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We are excited to announce TURF’s Saturday & Sunday lineups; Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros and Wilco will headline the Saturday, meanwhile new additions Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and Neko Case will headline the Sunday of the festival. We will be announcing Sunday’s festival closer soon and it’s a good one, so stay tuned!
For more information about each day’s festival lineup, check out our schedule page.

Friday Single Day tickets are currently on sale here

Saturday Single Day tickets go on sale Thursday May 21 at noon.
Sunday Single Day Tickets will go on sale in June.

Our TURF 3 Day Pass is the best way to experience TURF with in and out privileges and a cost saving equivalent of getting one free day of TURF!

Some of the 2015 artists playing TURF at Fort York will also do double duty playing our TURF Club Bonus Series happening September 16-22. Artist announcements for TURF Club Bonus Series will be announced in early July giving you the opportunity to catch your favourite band twice, and maybe even your last chance to see some of these rising stars play such intimate venues as Lee’s Palace or the ’Shoe.

We also have a very limited number of TURF VIP PLUS passes on sale; these passes are your guaranteed entry into TURF’s Club Bonus Series and TURF’s Preview Club Series Shows as well as VIP Front and Side of stage access at TURF.
We have more exciting news to come with more artists announcements on Monday, May 26!
Stay tuned!

More Artists Announced!

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It’s time to peel off some more layers and reveal a couple great Canadian artists playing the 2015 festival, including one from Winnipeg, one from Saskatoon/Victoria, and one from Vancouver!

NORTHCOTE – RON SEXSMITH – ROYAL CANOE – GRAND ANALOG – UNION DUKE – THE RIVER AND THE ROAD

Check out our schedule page to see which artists have been added to our Friday September 18th line up.

We’ll be announcing even more artists at the end of May including a recent Brit Award nominee, one of our absolute fave local area alt roots bands and some great up and coming Maritime artists.

Within a few weeks we will reveal our entire Saturday September 19th lineup at Fort York – Garrison Common.

Some of the 2015 artists playing TURF at Fort York will do double duty and will also be part of our TURF Club Bonus Series at a small intimate club between September 16 -21. Our annual TURF Club Bonus Series will be announced in early July and it may be your last chance to see some of these rising stars play Lee’s Palace or the ’Shoe.

Stay tuned for more announcements!

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