Lupercalia will be looking to heat up the cold Ontario winter in Owen Sound come February, and organizers have just unveiled details about the festival’s 2017 instalment.
The event will be presented by Mudtown Records and is set to take place on February 16 and 17 at various venues across town.
So far, the list of confirmed performers boasts the Woodshed Orchestra, the Surfrajettes, WHOOP-Szo, L Con, Taktus, Tween, Tim Glasgow and the Silent Film Ensemble.
There will also be programming that includes a Truth & Reconciliation & the Arts roundtable discussion, as well as a an exploration of Owen Sound’s musical history and plenty of local food and beverages at the Luper-culinary Locavore Lounge.
Tickets are expected to go on sale on Saturday (December 17). Single night tickets are $25, while full weekend passes are $40. Foodies can also opt in for Tasters Tickets that will include gourmet food and drink that will cost $65 for a single night or $110 for the full weekend.
Find full Lupercalia details and updates over here, and check out a video trailer for the upcoming festival in the player below.
– Sarah Murphy, Exclaim!