Where to watch live music in Edmonton this August

Here's where to find live music in Edmonton throughout the month of August

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There is a ton of live music happening in Edmonton this month. Whether it be a music festival loaded with legendary acts like Johnny Reid and Burton Cummings, a high energy show from multi-talented musicians like My Son The Hurricane and Scenic Route To Alaska, or a night of nostalgia with Hanson or Barenaked Ladies, here are some great venues, festivals, and artists to find throughout August.

Edmonton Folk Music Festival (August 4-7)

Edmonton Folk Music Festival will take place from August 4-7 at Gallagher Park and will feature 3 days of music and local vendors with artists like KALEO, Celeigh Cardinal, Lord Huron, Mary Gauthier, Orville Peck and many more. Get your tickets while you still can!

Chantelle Marie w/ Guests at Station on Jasper (August 5)

Join singer-songwriter Chantelle Marie along with special guests at Station on Jasper on August 5. With a catalogue of original songs and an energetic live show, this is a show you definitely want to check out.

Lori Kole at Cook County Saloon (August 5)

Cook County Saloon is back with another great month of live music including country artist Lori Kole on August 5. Check it out.

My Son The Hurricane with The BrassTactics at Rocky Mountain Icehouse (August 7)

12 piece brass funk band My Son The Hurricane brings their high energy show to the Rocky Mountain Icehouse on August 7. Tickets are available via Eventbrite.

Londapalooza 50th Anniversary Fest (August 13)

Celebrate the Londapalooza 50th Anniversary on August 13 at Londonderry Mall. With a day of food trucks vendors and performances by Lucette, Lucas Chiasson, Scenic Route to Alaska and many more, this is a great way to spend your Saturday.

Together Again YEG (August 19-21)

The Together Again music festival is back again this year with more amazing artists at the Edmonton Exhibition Lands Racetrack Infield. With acts such as Johnny Reid, Barenaked Ladies, Olivia Rose, Meghan Patrick and many more, make sure you grab your tickets.

Edmonton Blues Music Festival (August 19-21)

Edmonton Blues Music Festival is back on August 19-21. Artists include Crystal Shawanda, Kat Danser and the Tall Tales, Ruthie Foster Quintet and many more.

Hanson - Red Green Blue 2022 Tour at The Midway (August 21)


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American pop band Hanson brings the Red Green Blue 2022 tour to The Midway on August 21.