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DJ Soup remembers the first #Shambhala

DJ Soup remembers the first #Shambhala

We were just a bunch of weirdos That’s how DJ Soup, Robbie Campbell, who’s curated the music at the Pagoda for over a decade, remembers the ragtag group of partiers who came together in September 1998 at the inaugural Shambhala Music Festival. There were no cell phones. Raves were novel. And the dancefloor only had...
Colour at Home 💜

Colour at Home 💜

Dreaming of dancing on the Salmo River Ranch? Well, we've got the next best thing to keep you busy while you stay at home. COLOURING SHEETS! Two months ago, we held our inaugural Shambhala artwork competition and were blown away by the many amazing submissions we received. Keaton Hartigan took home first prize for his...
What Makes the Grove Stage Stand Out

What Makes the Grove Stage Stand Out

Raking rocks and doing whatever needed to be done That’s how Byron Whitlaw, the stage director for The Grove, remembers starting his journey with Shambhala Music Festival 12 years ago. It was his sixth year attending and his first working on the crew. Whitlaw’s long trip with Shambhala Music Festival started after a friend from...
What Makes the Grove Stage Stand Out

What Makes the Grove Stage Stand Out

Raking rocks and doing whatever needed to be done That’s how Byron Whitlaw, the stage director for The Grove, remembers starting his journey with Shambhala Music Festival 12 years ago. It was his sixth year attending and his first working on the crew. Whitlaw’s long trip with Shambhala Music Festival started after a friend from...
COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Last updated: April 13, 2020   Dear Farmily, We would like to provide you with another update during this time of uncertainty. Thank you for reaching out with messages of both concern and hopefulness. On the advice of the public health authorities, we continue to actively monitor the developing situation and cautiously prepare our festival...
The history of the AMP Stage

The history of the AMP Stage

The love has stayed the same: The man behind the Amp Stage spills the beans on Shambhala Music Festival over the years and what comes next Blood. Sweat. Tears. And love in the ground. That’s what Mike Stewart, producer and the man behind the AMP Stage, says sets Shambhala Music Festival apart from the rest. ...
2020 Pagoda Stage Lineup

2020 Pagoda Stage Lineup

2020 Pagoda Stage Lineup https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6jAMwUAfQV5aWAibPdO3MW?si=OEBH_eKGQ9KIA8PneQFHYw The Pagoda Team are proud to announce their Shambhala 2020 lineup! This year looks into the future with 2020 vision, garnering some of the most in-demand acts on the planet, some underground heaters, and artists that you absolutely love (and request) to see at Shambhala year after year. We are...
2020 Amp Stage Lineup

2020 Amp Stage Lineup

2020 Amp Stage Lineup https://open.spotify.com/user/7sc2qtqe0492zwj4jo2hikcms/playlist/1ximNDCTLmcEpuOXwBsPwQ?si=e9p9LTc0Spa-Vh9B_VjROw Dive into the Amp Stage's most stacked lineup to date, 2020 promises to sound and feel better than ever before! With a night of the most complex and beautiful electronic music known to mankind, prepare yourselves for the sensory barrage of CharlestheFirst and the hugely anticipated return of Dave Tipper. We’ve called in...
2020 Living Room Lineup

2020 Living Room Lineup

2020 Living Room Lineup https://open.spotify.com/user/7sc2qtqe0492zwj4jo2hikcms/playlist/7q0jB9edLK13q19rWvTUFg?si=At5Ex-pkS9iXnfUmjU7Xlg The Living Room Stage family and friends are happy to welcome you back to your favourite summer watering hole by the beautiful glacier fed sacred waters of Salmo river, our greatest feature. Hang loose with your beach buds and enjoy the music while chillin’ in the river. Cool off in the...

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