Sled Island is an annual independent multi-venue music and arts festival in Calgary, Alberta that attracts over 17,500 attendees each year. Entering its fourth year, it aims to celebrate, showcase and nurture the best emerging and established local talent alongside national and international independent music, comedy, film and art. Sled Island 2010 expects to have over 200 bands perform. Previous musical acts have included: The Breeders, Liars, Wire, Mogwai, Broken Social Scene, Yo La Tengo, RZA, Drive-By Truckers, Chad VanGaalen, Tegan & Sara, Boredoms, Cat Power, Women, Spoon, Jonathan Richman and many more.
Official Website: http://www.sledisland.com
Added by Drew Marshall on February 17, 2010