Published Apr 12, 2016After branching out eastward to Winnipeg for its inaugural edition in Manitoba last year, Interstellar Rodeo has announced its return to the province this year with an impressive lineup in tow.
This year's Winnipeg edition will take place at the Forks from August 12 to 14. Performers so far include Wilco, case/lang/veirs (Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs), Serena Ryder, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Whitehorse, the Strumbellas, Lee Fields & the Expressions, Skydiggers, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, Fantastic Negrito, the Wet Secrets, Sam Outlaw, and Henry Wagons.
Weekend passes will be available for purchase come Saturday (April 16) at an introductory rate of $141.90. From there, early-bird passes will be available until May 20 and will cost $161.25. Advance pricing will then run until July 31, with passes costing $225. Single tickets will go on sale May 21. A full breakdown of ticketing info can be found here.
Last year's inaugural Interstellar Rodeo in Winnipeg hosted Sinead O'Connor, Blue Rodeo, Steve Earle & the Dukes, Dwight Yoakam, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Hawksley Workman, July Talk, Elliott Brood, the Lone Bellow, Jason Plumb & the Willing, and Amelia Curran.
The lineup for this year's Edmonton edition has yet to be announced.