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Lineup Announcements Round 2

Along with official 2015 poster artwork… FULL LINEUP & ARTIST INFO (CLICK HERE) Sudbury, ON – Sudbury’s Northern Lights Festival Boréal is one of Canada’s original music festivals, presenting an eclectic blend of roots, indie, world, and modern music each July. The Festival announced an exciting and diverse lineup in April, featuring: experimental indie rockers […]

Job Posting: Outreach Assistant (Volunteer & Logistics) – Summer Student

Job Description: The Outreach Assistant will be assisting Northern Lights Festival Boréal with numerous activities including: Payment/Ticket Management (Shipping, Maintaining Records, Accepting/Processing Payments) Assisting in Telephone/In-person inquiries, Coordination of Festival activities (Volunteer Areas) Assisting in Volunteer and Festival Logistics, Assisting in Merchandise preparation/inventory control, Assisting in Festival set-up/tear-down, Assisting in Event Coordination. Applicant must have […]

JOB POSTING: Community Relations Assistant

Description: Community Relations Assistant 2 month contract at $14/hr, 37.5 hrs a week (May lead to more long term employment) Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Community Relations Assistant is responsible for: – the development of sponsorship and donor support for the organization; – acting as a main point of contact for the […]


Northern Lights Boréal is no concert. It is so much more. It is a cultural celebration, a transformative musical experience, and a piece of Canadian music history. Capitalizing on the success of the 2014 festival, NLFB 2015 will be a destination for musical discovery, balancing innovation and tradition and blending numerous styles. The lineup includes […]

Lineup Sneak-Peek: Adonis Puentes & Jayme Stone’s Alan Lomax Project

UPDATE: EARLYBIRD TICKET SALE HAS ENDED, ADVANCE SALE IS ON: Sudbury, ON – Preparations for Northern Lights Festival Boréal 2015 are in full swing, as organizers prepare to announce an unparalleled lineup. The festival will return to Bell Park July 3-5. Organizers are so excited about the 2015 lineup that they have let a couple […]

JOB POSTING: Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator (1 yr. paid internship)

Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator Northern Lights Festival Boréal Sudbury, ON Job Description Full time, one year, paid internship Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator is responsible for building volunteer and community support for Northern Lights Festival Boréal (NLFB) through: the effective recruitment, retention and coordination of a 300+ volunteer […]

NLFB Meltdown March 21: Your chance to play the fest!

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED  SUDBURY, ON – Northern Lights Festival Boréal’s annual Meltdown event is back once again! The event, scheduled for March 21st, gives emerging musicians the chance to compete for a booking at Northern Lights Festival Boréal 2015, which will take place July 3rd-5th in Sudbury’s Bell Park. This is an excellent opportunity […]


Northern Lights Festival Boréal promises once again to be the musical event of the summer with an eclectic blend of indie, roots, world and modern music. Festival planning is well under way for the upcoming festival, which will take place July 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2015 at Bell Park on the beautiful shores of Lake […]

Fearing & White House Concert

From Scott Merrifield, house concert presenter and NLFB alumni: “After an extended holiday season break (to allow the Motley Kitchen “Dinner and a Show” series to get off to a good start), my first house concert of 2015 is definitely not to be missed! I am delighted to announce that the sensational international folk/pop/rock duo, […]


Northern Lights Festival Boréal is a non-profit and a registered charity. NLFB’s membership helps to guide the organization, and becoming a member is an important gesture of support. Members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting to elect the board and vote on important changes to bylaws etc. Members are also eligible to run […]

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