Sound Of Music Kick Off Concert


Burlington, ON – Sound of Music Festival is pleased to present the latest additions to the Saturday, June 9th Kick Off concert:  Sublime with Rome, Simple Plan, and Eve 6 will be joining The All-American Rejects and Everclear!

Kick Off weekend will be held on Saturday, June 9th and Sunday, June 10th with gates opening at 1:00 pm on both days, show ending at 11:00 pm on Saturday and 9:30 pm on Sunday. The June 10th country lineup will be announced early April.



Sound of Music Festival | June 9 – 10 Kick Off Weekend
Gates at 1 pm
Burlington Waterfront

Tickets at


Tickets for Saturday are $65, tickets for Sunday are $55 and the 2 Day Pass is $110 + fees/tax. Prices will go up. VIP and FrontRow upgrades will be available mid-April.

The free Father’s Day weekend concert lineup for June 14 – 17 will be announced on April 25, 2018.


“We are excited about the addition of these big bands and the amazing Kick Off weekend we are planning for you! The success of previous Kick Off concerts is an indication that our fans keep coming for the great music.” says Dave Miller, Executive Director.

For more information about the bands please visit


The Festival is currently recruiting for volunteers. See for further information if you are interested in applying.


About Sound of Music Festival, June 9 – 17, 2018


June 9 – 17, 2018 will mark Sound of Music Festival’s 39th year.  Every year in June, Burlington comes alive with the largest music event of the year.  Well over 200,000 people come to enjoy concerts spanning all genres.  Through the generosity and support of sponsors and the dedication of volunteers, the event continues to be free on Father’s Day Weekend for music lovers of all ages.  For more information, visit