An online music festival, Bigger Than Borders, has been launched to raise funds for the Canadian and American Red Cross. It virtually connects people and takes place May 2, 9, 16, and 23. You can find out more at https://www.biggerthanborders.com
Change Your Quarantine
Routine And Join This
Fundraising Virtual Music
Are you in need of a break from your usual quarantine routine?
Have your summer events been cancelled? This could be the
virtual event you've been waiting for!
A virtual online music festival,
Bigger Than Borders, has been
launched in a bid to raise money
for the Canadian and American
The newly launched live streamed music festival will be taking place for two hours between 8.30pm -
10.30pm EST on selected Saturdays throughout May, including the 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd. The
final show date is Sunday 25th May and is scheduled to last for eight hours from 1pm - 9pm EST.
You can join any or all events! In case you are
wondering, it is hoped the virtual event will
raise funds for the Red Cross in America and
Canada as both organizations have been
working hard to support patients during the
As you will be aware, many people around the world have been
affected by the virus, whether through sickness, having events
cancelled, or work-related.
The events will be hosted by
MC Celeigh Cardinal, you may
recognize her as she is a radio
host at CKUA.
New artists are being added to the line-up each day. So far, we have confirmed
the following international artists for your listening pleasure: Eric Bibb, Martha L
Healy, Joe Nolan, Lucette, and Ann Vriend.
The organizers behind the festival
acknowledge that many events,
concerts, and outdoor activities have
been cancelled as a result of the
Online and virtual events are the only way for you to
figuratively cross borders right now, which is reflected in the
name of the event.
Music is a great way to entertain
you and can bring the community
together, which is why a virtual,
online event has been created.
A company spokesperson said: “Music has the ability to bring us together,
regardless of where we are in the world. It has the ability to transport people to a
happier time, no matter what we're all going through.”
“In the current climate, you are missing o