All types of music can be sampled in Guelph. The Spring Festival held each year in May brings choral, chamber and jazz musicians from around the world to a variety of venues throughout the city. In July the Hillside Festival brings world, folk, soul, blues and alternative music to the island at Guelph Lake. For one weekend each July the Island becomes a community like no other. At this festival I have seen Japanese drummers, Aboriginal healing circles, African dancers and many folk and roots musicians. People of all ages and all walks of life descend on the Island for a weekend of music.
In September, downtown Guelph comes alive with the Jazz Festival. Of course there is more to Guelph than ...Read More