JULY 17-19, 2020
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  • Things are in full swing behind the scenes here at DCMF HQ. We're excited to announce that EARLY BIRD PASSES ARE ON SALE NOW for the 42nd-annual Dawson City Music Festival, taking place July 17th-19th, 2020. Three days, multiple venues, tonnes of music, friends and fun! 🎁The perfect gift for your loved ones, or even yourself, this holiday season!🎁 💳: $135 + taxes and fees 🗓️: Available until December 31st. 🎟️: https://bit.ly/379GWHy #DCMF2020 Limited quantity, so get them fast! Children 12 and under are free. No refunds.

  • ATTN SONGWRITERS: The Dawson City Music Festival Association is accepting applications for our 2020 Songwriter in Residence Program. The program brings a musician to Dawson City for a month-long, mid-winter stay (January 2020), where the artist receives studio and living space. Previous participants have involved themselves deeply with the local community and have found it to be an enriching, once-in-a-lifetime experience. Click here for more information including submission guidelines and residency details. Due to a high volume of applications only shortlisted artists will be contacted.

  • The Dawson City Music Festival staff and Board of Directors would like to express our sincerest appreciation to everyone who took part in the 2019 Festival; the performers, the tech crews working tirelessly into the night, the several hundred volunteers it takes to bring the Festival to life (both long-timers and first-timers), and of course, you, our beloved audience.

  • The Yukon Girls Rock Camp has evolved to become a beloved and highly anticipated program in the Yukon summer calendar. Since the inaugural camp in 2015, the program has gotten bigger and better every year, all under the incredibly supportive umbrella of the Dawson City Music Festival.

  • Food, Art, Craft, and Non-profit Vendor Applications are now live! We can't wait to see what goodies await us at #DCMF2019

  • We are so excited to share our second #dcmf2019 lineup leak! With performances by rising legends nêhiyawak, underworld Klezmer-punk orchestra, Orkestar Kriminal, and country-roots hometown stars, The Lucky Ones. These are ones to watch, folks!

  • We are thrilled to share our first #dcmf2019 lineup leak of the season! DCMF will host performances by 2017 Polaris Music Prize winner, Lido Pimienta, Canadian Folk Music Award winners, The Jerry Cans / Pai Gaalaqautikkut, New Age and Folk Jazz pioneer, Beverly Glenn-Copeland and up and coming "Sacred Doom" stars, The Sweeties.

  • We're looking for an energetic, organized, and outgoing Volunteer Coordinator and Production Assistant for the summer of 2019. If you have experience with large-scale events, volunteer management, and/or music festivals (paid or unpaid), we'd love to hear from you!

  • Things are in full swing behind the scenes here at DCMF HQ, and summer is just around the corner! We're excited to announce that FESTIVAL PASSES ARE ON SALE NOW for the 41st annual Dawson City Music Festival, taking place July 19th - 21st, 2019 in Dawson City, Yukon!

  • Happy New Year's Eve! We are so thrilled that in just a few days at the beginning of a brand new season, our 2019 Songwriter in Residence Sam I Am Montolla, will arrive in Dawson City!