Believe Electronic Music Festival
Believe Electronic Music Festival is a 5-day festival being held 15 minutes outside of Whistler at Olympic Park. Over 140 artists will be performing at the event representing the musical styling's of; world, reggae, hip hop, progressive, drum and bass and electronic music.
The festival will be held at Whistler Olympic Park, site of the 2010 Winter Olympic events, biathlon, cross-country skiing and ski jumping. Four stages will be located around the festival grounds with breathtaking views of the Callaghan Valley greeting you in the backdrop.
As previously mentioned the festival is not in Whistler but instead located 15 minutes outside of the village in the Callaghan Valley. For this reason camping will be made available for those that wish to stay on the grounds.
Camping and Pricing
You can purchase a 5-day pass that includes a camping spot and tickets for each day of the festival for $250. There are also spots available for R.V's and Campers at the $100 price range. If you don't want to camp out you can always stay in town at any of the Lodging Ovations Accommodations and shuttle out to the festival. There will be a FREE shuttle picking up and dropping off outside of Creekside Village and Whistler Village. If you're staying in Whistler tickets can be purchased for a specific day or for the 5-day event. One day tickets cost $79 and 5 day passes cost $175 (no camping).
Musical Line Up
The musical line up for the Believe Festival features 147 artists representing an array of musical stylings. Most of the festival's artists fall into the electronic, progressive and drum and bass category. For this reason the festival has been labled an electronic festival due to the number of DJ's on tap to play the event. Some of the artists that will perform at the event include:
LTJ BUKEM / Egorythmia / Kenny Ken / Protonica / Stickybuds / Lish / Atmos / Mindwave / Symphonix / Funky Dragon / Infinity / Microbongo / Bastinado / Kaminanda / Flexus / Optiloop / Cubixx / Kundalini Rising / Helber Gun / Inner State / Time In Motion / E-Clip / Nasty Genius / DJ SS / Jbostrom / Marcus Visionary / Ninjette / Greenlaw / Phroh / Jay Tripwire / Woodnsoo / Miss DVS / Timohty Wisdom / Kytami / Palletz / Smiley Mike / Kosmik / Bab O Beetz / Kitkat / Deadly SOunds / Kori K / SkiiTour / JC Subliminal / Lozen / Black Tusk / Rocker T / Kostaman / Dubconscious / Blessed Coast / Mista Chatman / Scovie / Don Rankin / Faction Sound Crew / Jah Warrior / Smoky D / Soul Survivor / Super Dee / Le La La Dancers / 9.5 / Uzume / Goldenlight Dancers / Julian Marley / Liquid Stranger / Luminaries
For more information on this event including a complete look at the musical line-up head on over to the Believe Electronic Music Festival website.