Check Out The Exciting 2019 Lineup!
June 17, 2017
Port Alberni – With just over a month to go before the Five Acre Shaker starts welcoming music lovers to the Alberni Valley, the lineup is almost complete.
Friday, Stranger Than Fiction will kick things off, and they will be followed by Best Night Ever, Carter & The Capitals, Sirreal, and Evil Ebenezer. The headliner for the evening will be Port Alberni favorite Daniel Wesley.
Saturday, The Odd Neighbourhood will kick things off, followed by Speak Easy, Dia-Nos, Tone of Voyce, Moshiri – formerly with Sweat Shop Union, the Sean Lyons Band, The Matinee, Matchstick Skeletons, and The Faceplants. The headliner for Saturday is being finalized this week, so stay tuned for a big announcement in the coming week. We promise you won’t be disappointed.
Classic Rock Sunday will start off with Shepard, followed by The Zattzoo Project’s Battle of the Bands 2019 Winners Blish, Rebel Heart, WiL, and My Generation. The Shaker is excited to bring classic rock legendary band Harlequin to the stage to wrap things up on Sunday.
In addition to the great musical acts, the Shaker will be bringing back the Shady Acres After Parties on Friday and Saturday night at the Shady Acres Stage with Electronic acts such Mount Eliah, Matt Diamond, A Thousand Kings, and Sitka Sound (Paul Kennelly, Neil Blasky, Darren Cant, Randy Stubbs, Jamie Grey, Dylan Moore, and Jesse Bader) and more!
When you are not dancing to your favorite music, there will be lot of things to do. The Shaker has a great variety of vendors signed up for the weekend, as well as some tasty treats at a number of food trucks.
The Shaker is more than the acts on the stage. Make sure to check out the long list of workshops and wellness activities. This includes lots of yoga practices, hooping, pole dancing, drum circles. These are not only for adults, but young festival goers can check out some of them as well.
The Shaker is all about the experience, so we offer volleyball, bumper ball, life-size beer pong, kan-jam, giant Jenga, cornhole, and much more. You’ll have no reason to be bored. Check out our website for more details at www.fiveacre.ca.
Tickets are on sale now and you can reserve your camping site at the Mill. Don’t delay tickets and sites are going fast.