söndag 7 augusti 2011 på 13:00
Presented by Halifax Pop Explosion (HPX) and Live 105, M Fest has announced Broken Social Scene, Surfer Blood, Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, and Diamond Rings as its initial confirmed acts. The festival, which takes place Sunday, August 07 at Alderney Landing, will announce a second string of acts on Monday, April 18.
M Fest is the latest musical offering from the Halifax Pop Explosion Association, the people who bring you the annual and award winning Halifax Pop Explosion Music Festival and Conference. It's a nonprofit society dedicated to presenting the best in new and innovative music and art from Halifax, Canada, and around the world. M is for music. M is for mobile.
"The first annual M Fest is going to be amazing. We're very excited to be able to bring these bands in for the fans in Halifax," claims event organizer and Halifax Pop Explosion executive director, Jonny Stevens. "This is going to be a highlight event for the 2011 summer. We've got more talent to come in the next few weeks so stay tuned and thanks for your continued support."
M Fest is open to all ages with a licensed beer garden. Doors for the event open at 1pm with the show starting at 2pm.
Sponsors for M Fest include Live 105, Halifax Regional Municipality, Molson Coors, The Coast and Shysheep Entertainment.