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Event Archive - VICTORIA'S 12TH ANNUAL SKA FESTIVAL : THE PLANET SMASHERS FINALLY COME TO VICTORIA SKA FEST - (EXCLUSIVE ISLAND FESTIVAL DATE): Planet Smashers, The Resignators, Hillside Hooligans

Fri. July 8th 2011 8:30pm - 1am doors at 8pm Market Square (All Ages) 8:30pm - 1am doors at 8pm
$22 adv+
Tickets at: Lyles Place, Ticketweb, Ditch Records & Cds, Fascinating Rhythms, The Reef, Zulu Records
Outdoors/All Ages/Beverage Garden w/ID. w/Food Tents.

Tickets on sale now at Lyle's Place, Ditch Records, The Reef, Fascinating Rhythms (Nanaimo), Zulu Records, Redcat Records & ticketweb.ca

Full Fest Passes available at The Reef in Victoria

or http://www.victoriaskafest.ca/pass

Click on the ticket link on our web site to purchase!


Get ready for a show of epic proportions when Victoria BC Ska Society proudly presents yet another Skankster's Paradise at Victoria's 12th Annual Ska Festival. We are extremely happy to be back at Market Square for this most special event when Stomp Records' THE PLANET SMASHERS - Canada's kings of ska grace the Victoria Ska Festival stage alongside Australia's The Resignators and Victoria's own Hillside Hooligans!

Beverage Garden w/ID. Merchandise Tents & Food Concessions on site.

Early bird tickets available on ticketweb.ca starting Wednesday, April 20th! Members will get a festival discount!

Planet Smashers (Ska)

The Planet Smashers rank among North America's premier ska bands. Their repertoire of original tunes and energetic stage shows have catapulted them into the forefront of the underground music scene in Canada. A concert favorite from coast to coast, they regularly play to capacity crowds that number in the thousands. Their first three records have s... more info

The Resignators (Ska/Reggae/Rock)

Born from the death of many local bands and named after a RX Bandits album The Resignators are known amongst locals as 'The Band From The Spencer Street Dunnies'. While it may seem unusual for an Australian band to play ska (for the uninitiated, ska was the precursor to reggae) it is actually quite natural. It was Australians living in Jamaica i... more info

Hillside Hooligans

The Hillside Hooligans play gritty and soulful reggae, ska and punk-rock. Their style is characterized by honest lyrics, prominent solos, and plenty of style and tempo changes to keep things interesting. The four founding members played together in Victoria’s reggae/punk favorites One Drop for over 6 years before starting this new project wi... more info
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