Electric Eye Music Festival – Downtown Lethbridge, AB May 11 to 15, 2016

Posted on : Friday, May 06, 2016


WHY: Electric Eye Music Festival returns in 2016 with an expanded 5 day music + arts fest aimed at showcasing established and emerging independent artists from across Western Canada, as well as art installations, and fashion & comedy shows! 7 downtown venues featuring over 60+ artists including: Freak Heat Waves, Striker, Johnny De Courcy, Fist City, The Silkstones, Napalmpom, The Garrys, The Ruby Plumes (release show), Crack Cloud, Devonian Gardens, Slates, Painted Fruit, Milk Toast, Lab Coast and much, much, more!

HOW: Limited advance fullaccess passes available at www.eemusicfest.com /tickets “Providence Pass” holders will be eligible to win door prize of a (1) pair of passes to Sled Island and will receive gift cards ($10 off at Andrew Hilton & Plum Fine Dining, $5 off at Drunken Sailor and more) and discounts at businesses all over town!

Entry to venues is also available by door charge listed on our schedule: http://eemusicfest.com/festivalinfo/festivalschedule/

Some of the festival highlights include:

▪ Festival Kickoff Show Wednesday May 11 th

Sponsored by CKXU 88.3fm

Striker, Outlaws of Ravenhurst, Lustre Cream and Rainbow Patrol. 18+

The Slice Bar and Grill (314 8 th st s), Doors at 8pm

▪ Thursday May 12 th

Johnny De Courcy, Painted Fruit and Curtis Windover + the Whatever . 18+

Sponsored by Go Tattless – All Natural Tattoo Removal

The Owl Acoustic Lounge (411 3 ave s), Doors at 8pm

▪ Friday, May 13 th , Saturday May 13 th

Sponsored by The Bridge 98.1fm

Napalmpom, Physical Copies, Advertisement, Thick Lines. 18+

The Slice Bar and Grill (314 8 th st s)

▪ Saturday May 14 th

Electric Eye Fashion Show, Melted Mirror, Sleepkit and more. ( All ages)

Sponsored by Ryan Smith – CFP FMA

The Southern Alberta Art Gallery (601 3 rd ave s), Shows start at 3:00pm

Freak Heat Waves, Fist City, Slates and Softess. 18+

Sponsored by Sled Island Music Festival

The Slice Bar and Grill (314 8 th st s)

▪ May 11 to 14 th

Theatre Outré present CASTRATI: An Electro Drag Oprah (8:00pm to 9:00pm)

Club Didi – 517a 4 ave south

Electric Eye Music Festival is presented by the nonprofit Electric Eye Art Society, with generous support from Lethbridge Heart of the City, The Bridge 98.1 fm and Go Tattless Lethbridge. Festival partners include Downtown Lethbridge BRZ, Two Guys Pizza Place Lethbridge Public Library, Plum Fine Dining, Andrew Hilton Wine and Spirits, and Rich the Framer. Media support provided by Sled Island, CKUA, CKXU, 98.1 The Bridge, LA Beat