Pemberton Music Festival 2016

Pemberton Music Festival 2016

July 14, 2016 - July 17, 2016
July 14, 2016 - July 17, 2016


Pemberton Music Festival is an annual four day music festival that takes place near Mount Currie in Pemberton, British Columbia. Produced by Huka Entertainment, the 2016 event will be taking place on July 14–17. The festival features multiple stages of live entertainment, including rock, indie rock, hip hop, electronic, heavy metal, and comedy.

On April 1, 2015, HUKA Entertainment announced the 2015 lineup, which included The Black Keys, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Tiesto, Hozier, Kid Cudi, Missy Elliot and others.[1]

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Snoop Dogg
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Wiz Khalifa
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Photos - 2016 Pemberton Music Festival (1)50


Top Albums by Headliners9

Top Songs by Headliners10

Performers - Day 118

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Comedy Performers8


Spotify - Featured Albums & Singles164


Spotify - Featured Tracks98


News Articles15

Pemberton Fest Day Three Willed to Die Antwoord  –  July 18, 2016
Day three of Pemberton Fest started off like a short range shotgun ... that Zuka is comfortable with), and with the massive amount of electronic music at the festival, I was very prepared to get my metal on. For anyone who has ever seen Mastodon live ...
Pemberton Festival day 3: Ice Cube, Billy Idol, The Killers, Wiz Khalifa  –  July 18, 2016
It was a not-so-nice day for a white wedding or a concert on Saturday as rain continued to plague the Pemberton Music Festival for the third day in a row. But fans who stuck it out to the bitter, cold end were treated to hot performances by Billy Idol ...
Pemberton’s Party In The Mountains Is A Tough Act To Follow  –  July 18, 2016
But there’s one way you could improve on all that calm, natural beauty: a four day mega-festival. Enter the Pemberton Music Festival. Since 2014, the event has been collecting incredibly impressive lineups, and this year was no different. Collecting ...
Recap: Pemberton, Folk festivals bridge generations
Canada  –  July 18, 2016
Music festivals have long played a big role in defining the memories of our youth. Just look at the Woodstock Generation. The Pemberton Music Festival mix of up-and-coming and legacy artists tracks well with today’s twenty somethings and, for better or ...
Pemberton Music Festival braces for fourth and final day
Pique News Magazine  –  July 16, 2016
On the fourth and final day of the Pemberton Music Festival, organizers and fans alike are hoping the storms stay well enough away. A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Pemberton, issued at 10:34 a.m. this morning by Environment Canada (EC).
Pemberton Music Festival: Friday begins with long lineups, traffic
Montreal Gazette  –  July 15, 2016
PEMBERTON — Reports of heavy traffic clogging the Hwy 99 as people headed to the Pemberton Music Festival meant nothing to those already on site on Friday. They had their own lengthy line-ups to deal with. You want serious grid lock? Try the queue for ...
New Music: Kehlani – ‘CRZY’
Rap-Up  –  July 15, 2016
Tonight, Kehlani will perform at the Pemberton Music Festival. On July 28, she will play Lollapalooza and then she’s off to Outside Lands on Aug. 7. Listen to “CRZY” below.
Five overdoses on opening night of Pemberton Music Festival
iNews880AM  –  July 15, 2016
The BC Ambulance Service confirms it responded to at least five suspected drug overdoses at the Pemberton Music Festival last night. All were in stable condition and treated on site. Drug-use is known to run rampant at the popular music festival, despite ...
Five suspected overdoses/poisonings on opening night of Pemberton Music Festival
630 CHED  –  July 15, 2016
The BC Ambulance Service confirms it responded to at least five suspected drug overdoses/poisonings at the Pemberton Music Festival last night. All were in stable condition and treated on site. Drug-use is known to run rampant at the popular music festival ...
Pemberton Music Festival: Snoop Dogg, Savages, and sunshine on day one
The Vancouver Sun  –  July 15, 2016
Thursday is the Pemberton Music Festival soft start. People were still out in force. The day one line-up included hip hop legends Cypress Hill and Snoop Dogg, buzz band Savages and perennial Canuck rock faves the Arkells. Looking over the full schedule, a ...
Security guards from 2015 Pemberton Music Festival owed thousands
Global News  –  July 15, 2016
It’s considered one of the biggest parties of the summer, but a group of security guards won’t be celebrating. By the time the 2016 Pemberton Music Festival concludes on Sunday, organizers believe over $200 million will have been injected into the ...
Pemberton Music Festival security guards still owed thousands from 2015 event
CBC  –  July 13, 2016
As the Pemberton Music Festival gets underway, some security guards who worked at last year's event say they are still owed money. Festival organizers contract out security services to a vendor. That company then hires individual guards and is responsible ...
Pemberton music festival sets out anti-overdose strategy
CKNW News Talk 980  –  July 12, 2016
One of BC’s most popular music festivals gets underway Thursday, and organizers promise trained medical staff will be ready amidst a provincial public health emergency and overdose crisis. Drug-use runs rampant as music festivals despite being banned ...
The Outsider: Surviving the Pemberton Music Festival
Whistler Question  –  July 11, 2016
The 2015 Pemberton Music Festival was a scorcher. Temperatures soared into the mid 30s, shade was considered prime real estate and water stations were crowded at most times of the day. Once you set foot in the grounds, it was nearly impossible to escape ...
Pemberton Music Festival organizers hoping to avoid another big mess after the event
News1130  –  July 8, 2016
PERMBERTON (NEWS 1130) – As fans get ready to party at one of the province’s most popular music festivals, organizers of the Pemberton Music Festival are hoping the event will end differently than it did last year. The site was left a mess last year.

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Official Festival Poster1

Featured Locations3