Seven weeks to go until Small Halls!

Seven weeks to go until Small Halls!

Did you see our announcement last week about the Chef’s Table local farm-to-table feasts? These are events like no other. Picture this: six country feasts at unique locations, long tables laiden with local food and drink prepared by top chefs who innovate on every plate. Cap that off with remarkable musical performances by some of […]

Long weekend Small Halls playlist

Long weekend Small Halls playlist

Happy Canada Day weekend! The Ontario Festival of Small Halls celebrates Canadian live music in spaces where you can feel the pulse of our nation’s small communities. With that in mind, we carefully ensure that our line up is rich with Canadian artists. We put together a playlist featuring songs from our lineup of incredible […]

Exciting lineup and schedule announced for Ontario Festival of Small Halls 2019!

Exciting lineup and schedule announced for Ontario Festival of Small Halls 2019!

Drum roll, please… the 2019 Ontario Festival of Small Halls lineup and schedule is here! The Ontario Festival of Small Halls is announcing its schedule today that will see musical mavericks, trusty veterans and awe-inspiring newcomers on beloved small stages across Eastern Ontario from September 12 to 29, 2019. The 2019 festival lineup announced today brings stunningly […]

Festival of Small Halls forging ahead

Festival of Small Halls forging ahead

We’re thinking back to last year at this time when the Festival snagged the coveted Small Festival of the Year Award at the Canadian Live Music Industry Awards in Toronto. What an honour! This year, our general manager, Kelly Symes, attended the Canadian Music Week festival and conference that spans seven nights of performances with […]

Festival accepting hall submissions

Festival accepting hall submissions

Do you have a happening hall in your community? Let us know! It’s that time of year again: the Ontario Festival of Small Halls is accepting new hall submissions. Take a break from the recent cold snap to think about discovering some hot Canadian live music in authentic locations this fall. The festival, which brings […]