Laketown Shakedown Music Festival 2019

Laketown Shakedown

Summer on the west coast means plenty of music festivals and there’s a new one to be excited about. Laketown Shakedown is a new 3-day festival taking place at Laketown Ranch in the Cowichan Valley from Friday, June 28th – Sunday, June 30th, 2019.

The festival will be headlined by Snoop Dogg, Incubus and Sublime with Rome.

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The weekend will kick off on Friday with performances by BC locals Jesse Roper and Stickybuds. This will be followed by two full days of crowd-pleasing, upbeat music including West Coast rap legend Snoop Dogg, Grammy Award-nominated rock band Incubus, ska punk group Sublime with Rome, “all star” pop band Smash Mouth and more!

Designed to appeal to music lovers of all ages, Laketown Shakedown will be featuring musical acts from a variety of genres including hip hop, classic rock, dance, and alternative.

Laketown Ranch

The venue of choice for this music festival is Laketown Ranch.

A world-class facility, Laketown Ranch has the largest permanent outdoor stage in Canada on a 172-acre site only minutes from Cowichan Lake.

The 2019 Laketown Shakedown will host 3 days of live music across 3 stages in a truly spectacular setting. Likewise, there will be a festival village with food and other vendors, multiple full-service bars, a dynamic VIP area, flush toilets, and showers.

Laketown Shakedown Lineup


  • Jesse Roper
  • Stickybuds
  • The Boom Booms
  • Mt Doyle


  • Incubus
  • Black Pistol Fire
  • Five Alarm Funk
  • Louise Burns
  • The Sorority
  • Goldfish
  • DJ Murge
  • Bend Sinister
  • Phono Pony


  • Snoop Dogg
  • Sublime with Rome
  • Smash Mouth
  • DJ Nu-Mark
  • Skiitour
  • Grandson
  • Illvis Freshly
  • The Faceplants

Additional artists will be announced at a later date.


Camping, weekend passes, and single day tickets will go on sale at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 29th. Visit to purchase your tickets.

Ticket pricing for the festival is as follows:

Weekend passes

  • Hillside (General admission): $179
  • The Lawn: $199
  • The Pit: $219
  • 12-years-old and under Hillside (General admission): $0
  • VIP: $499

Shakedown VIP’s have an elevated viewing area, private washrooms, one meal per day, snacks, beverages and access to all other concert bowl areas.

Single Day Passes

  • General admission (Friday): $40
  • Hillside (Saturday): $79
  • Hillside (Sunday): $99
  • The Lawn (Saturday): $89
  • The Lawn (Sunday): $109
  • The Pit (Saturday): $99
  • The Pit (Sunday): $119
  • VIP (Saturday): $220
  • VIP (Sunday): $250


  • Big Boy’s Toys RV Camping: $190
  • Hegglund Highland: $190
  • Roger’s Range: $190
  • Winter Camping: $170
  • Matava Meadow: $170
  • RB Camping: $150
  • Upper RV Camping: $130
  • Upper Tent Camping: $40
  • Camping Wristband: $35

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Laketown Shakedown Music Festival 2019

Location: Laketown Ranch - 648 - 8811 Youbou Road, Lake Cowichan

Admission: See prices above

Time: TBA

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