The sounds of classical music will fill Smithers in August for a three day festival
Founder of the festival, Roxi Dykstra, says it will incorporate some free shows out by the museum with the collaboration of artists from across the country.
“So many are from the north or have a connection to the north. Some of them are world class musicians, and we just wanted to give them a stage,” says Dykstra.
With some of the 8 stages showcasing music at Bovill square for a free show and other paid shows at different church venues in town
Dykstra says those shows will be done by donation to help pay the 100 musicians that will make the trip
The three day festival is August 11th through the 13th.