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Laketown Shakedown Music Festival unveils stellar lineup for 2024 event


Excitement is building as Wideglide Entertainment unveils the highly anticipated lineup for the upcoming Laketown Shakedown Music Festival on Vancouver Island.

Set against the picturesque backdrop of Laketown Ranch in the Cowichan Valley, this year’s festival promises to be an unforgettable experience for music lovers of all ages.

Scheduled for June 28th to June 30th, over the Canada Day Long Weekend, the festival will feature three days of electrifying performances across three stages, showcasing a diverse array of talent from various genres.

Festival-goers can expect top-tier acts, family-friendly programming, and a vibrant atmosphere that’s sure to make memories to last a lifetime.

Kickoff Party and Main Stage Highlights

The festivities kick off on Friday, June 28th, with a kickoff party featuring local star and rock sensation Jesse Roper, alongside DJ Nu-Mark of Jurassic 5 fame. This high-energy start sets the stage for the weekend ahead.

Saturday, June 29th, will see hip-hop royalty Busta Rhymes taking the main stage, delivering his unparalleled lyrical prowess and magnetic charisma.

Joining him will be genre-blurring artist Grandson, known for his socially conscious lyrics and electrifying live performances.

Legendary hip-hop group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony will also grace the stage, treating festival-goers to their signature harmonies and timeless classics.

On Sunday, June 30th, the iconic Gwen Stefani will headline the festival, marking her first headline performance on Vancouver Island.

Joining her will be Vancouver-based star BBNO$, known for his unique blend of rap, pop, and humor that has garnered him millions of fans worldwide.

Additional Acts and Festival Experience

The lineup is packed with other notable acts, including Neon Steve, Miina, Murge, and many more.

With camping and event passes starting at $69, attendees can immerse themselves in a weekend filled with music, culture, and community.

Beyond the music, festival-goers can enjoy a festival village with food and other vendors, activities, multiple full-service bars, a dynamic VIP area, flush toilets, showers, and much more.

With tickets on sale now at, music enthusiasts are encouraged to secure their spots for what promises to be one of the island’s most unforgettable music festivals of 2024.

Don’t miss out on the Laketown Shakedown experience – get your tickets today!


Laketown Shakedown

  • Where: 8811 Youbou Road #648, Lake Cowichan
  • When: June 28th to June 30th
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