Share in the Warmth of a Grassroots Festival...

Harlequin Hangout By Night

Photo: Golden West Radio / Portage Online

Whoop & Hollar is a time to get away and enjoy fine music, friendship, dancing, and art in a safe, accepting environment. It's a time to open up the mind, body, and spirit; discover something new; and be inspired.

 

Here, festival-goers find their happy place—whether that's relaxing in a hammock, dancing the night away, meeting cool people, meditating in nature, creating music with others, or 'travelling around the world' with the most diverse lineup imaginable. The vibe is peaceful, intimate, and authentic.

 

The coolest little festival in Manitoba, only 40 minutes west of Winnipeg, offers a weekend oasis set on scenic grounds bounded by giant cottonwood trees, wildflowers, and cultivated gardens at the historic bend in the Assiniboine River, just southeast of Portage la Prairie. At Whoop & Hollar, country charm and urban flair merge to create a cultural experience that is as sophisticated as it is grassroots...

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WHO'S PLAYING 

 

Stay tuned for this year's lineup of performers, to be announced June 15!

HOW TO GET HERE

 

During the pandemic, the festival has found a temporary venue at the Portage Exhibition Grounds. Click the map for directions.

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

 

Two days of top-notch musical entertainment will be offered August 27 & 28!

TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 15!

 

This year, the festival will be held in either a drive-in/livestreamed hybrid format or an entirely virtual format, depending on COVID-19 restrictions this summer.

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