The World Ski and Snowboard Festival, in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada (file photo: WSSF)

Walk Off The Earth and Keys N Crates to Headline Whistler’s World Ski and Snowboard Festival

Whistler (BC), Canada – The World Ski & Snowboard Festival (WSSF) has announced artists for the Fido Outdoor Concert Series in Whistler this April. Canadian heroes, Walk Off The Earth and Keys N Krates will be playing free shows at Skier’s Plaza, at the base of Whistler Mountain, on the Fido Main Stage.

Walk Off The Earth will capture fans attention with their authentic song writing and upbeat sound on Saturday, April 8th. The eccentric five-piece band from Burlington, Ontario, plays a collaboration of rock, reggae, pop and folk vibes.

Known for their trance, deep house music, Keys N Krates prides themselves on how well their music translates from in the studio to performing live. Keys N Krates will be bringing the Fido Main Stage to life on Friday, April 14th.

“We’re thrilled to have Walk Off The Earth and Keys N Krates playing at this year’s World Ski & Snowboard Festival,” says Sue Eckersley, Executive Director of the World Ski & Snowboard Festival. “Both groups speak to our core attendees and are known for their dynamic stage presence.”

The World Ski and Snowboard Festival, in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada (file photo: WSSF)
The World Ski and Snowboard Festival, in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada (file photo: WSSF)

The Canadian singer, songwriter and electronic pop sounds of Virginia to Vegas will be launching the first day of WSSF on April 7th, on the Fido Main stage. Electro-soul collective Busty and The Bass will play on Sunday, April 9th, followed by Juno Award winning Vancouver hip-hop group Swollen Members on Thursday, April 13th.  Rapping at the speed of light, Busta Rhymes will be joining WSSF on the Fido Main Stage on Saturday, April 15th. Grammy Award winners, Ozomatli, will be wrapping up the Fido Outdoor Concert Series with a free show on Sunday, April 16th. Their musical stylings go from jazz to hip-hop. All in all, WSSF will feature 10 days of shows at the largest annual free outdoor concert series in Canada.

Some show times for the Fido Outdoor Concert Series performances are still being finalized, along with the rest of the music lineup. Details will be posted to WSSF.com as they become available.

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