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The Evolve Music and Awareness Festival is an annual 3-day summer celebration of music, culture, and social awareness. From its start in 2000 as a grassroots music and awareness festival featuring local bands, the festival has grown to showcase world-class performers from around the globe.

Evolve also plays host to workshops that inform spectators about social issues such as personal wellbeing and environmental awareness.

The Best Festival in Canada.
—Voted, by listeners of CBC Radio 3 Searchlight, 2010

“Evolve serves as the summer’s marquee event in the Maritimes”
—Exclaim! Magazine

“This festival has decided to say from its inception, ‘How can we get as many people turned on to living in a way that’s connected with the planet, as much as we possibly can?’”
—Michael Franti

“Evolve is a great event and rapidly recognized as THE alternative and green music event of the summer. Hats off to the Evolve Team!”
—Elizabeth May, Green Party Leader of Canada

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