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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 […]


Northern Lights Festival Boréal (NLFB) is currently accepting vendor, crafter and exhibitor applications for the 2015 festival. The festival will take place July 3rd to 5th at Bell Park, in Sudbury ON. The veteran music and arts festival traditionally hosts numerous food vendors, artisans, crafters, retailers, as well as non-profit and environmental exhibitors. The heart of […]

NLFB offers special holiday sale on 2015 Weekend Passes!

Northern Lights Festival Boréal is pleased to offer discount early bird passes for the 2015 festival! The festival will take place July 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2015 at Bell Park, Sudbury. Planning is already in the works for an exciting, vibrant and diverse festival, guaranteed to be the party of the year! Passes will be […]

Sudbury’s Biggest ‘Beer Pong’ Competition – NLFB Fundraiser

Northern Lights Festival Boréal is actively fundraising, which means big plans for the summer festival! Despite fairly harsh weather, NLFB recently hosted a successful Oktoberfest celebration, and is expanding on one of the elements of that event. On November 28th, NLFB will hold “Sudbury`s Biggest Beer Pong Tournament”, and is inviting all Sudbury players to compete for the chance […]

Madagascar Born Artist and African Guitar Summit Veteran to Perform in Sudbury on November 29

Madagascar native and Juno Award-winning member of the African Guitar Summit, Donné Roberts, will perform with a trio, in a house concert at a private home in Sudbury on Saturday, November 29 at 8:00 p.m. All are welcome.  He will be accompanied by a bass/keyboard player and a percussionist. For details and reservations contact Scott […]

Northern Lights Festival launches 1st annual OktoberFest!

TICKETS ON-SALE NOW AT: FULL SCHEDULE BELOW Northern Lights Festival Boréal is a seasoned presenter of roots, indie, world and modern music in Northern Ontario. For 43 years, NLFB has presented its annual three day festival on the shores of Lake Ramsey, featuring renowned musical icons along with exciting emerging acts. Using the knowledge and […]

Thurs. July 3rd, Special festival launch party with Five Alarm Funk!

We are going to open up the Northern Lights Festival Boreal with the unreal musical stylings of FIVE ALARM FUNK!!! This is a MUST SEE show and we are soo excited to welcome them back!! Tickets are 20$ in advance or 15$ with the purchase of a NLFB weekend pass!! Don’t miss your chance to […]


A preliminary version of the NLFB 2014 schedule has now been posted, and what a schedule it is! There may be some minor changes and adjustments to it in the coming weeks. View the .jpg version below, or download a .pdf version here. Purchase tickets by clicking here, or visiting one of our many outlets […]

Official promo video of #NLFB2014 ft. Sudbury’s Murder Murder!

Hello festival lovers! It’s that time of year again! Check out the #NLFB2014 promo vid/ad feat. the renegade bluegrass stylings of Murder Murder! We were so excited about celebrating at the fest that we had a good ol’ fashion pit party! SEE YOU AT THE FEST! Bruce Cockburn, Tokyo Police Club, Wintersleep, Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Crystal Shawanda, […]

Bruce Cockburn, Wintersleep, and Tokyo Police Club to be Featured in Festival Lineup!

Northern Lights Festival Boréal is proud to announce its 2014 lineup of performers. Northern Lights Festival Boréal is all about music, real music, lovingly created by real artists, all geared to real music lovers. Hot bands, great singers and songwriters, amazing instrumentalists and an eclectic variety of musical styles and genres are its defining features, and all are reflected […]

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