The City of Surrey in collaboration with Coast Capital Savings holds BC’s largest multicultural celebration at Holland Park on July 20 & 21, 2013. Festival goers can expect another incredible spectrum of music and culture with 70 diverse acts on four stages and 35 cultural pavilions.
Headlining on Saturday night is Canadian rapper, k-os. His innovative sound has garnered multiple Juno and Much Music Video Award nominations plus a Grammy nomination. His recordings have achieved platinum sales and the audience will be wowed with his unique fusion of rock and hip-hop.
To close the event on Sunday evening, we’re bringing Bollywood to Fusion Festival by presenting Shiamak Davar’s TOIFA Bollywood Remix. This performance will celebrate 100 years of Bollywood Cinema, and will include special guests including Bollywood singers, pianists, drummers and dancers.
Also performing this year are hipsters The Zola’s, South Asian vocalist Shweta Subram, indie rock band Zerbin, Peak Performance finalists Jordan Klassen and hip hop artist Kyprios. Jim Byrnes and Steve Dawson will be celebrating 15 years of musical collaborations with a special set.
Plus, the Fusion Pow Wow is back again this year with the Grand Entry at 12:30 each day. The Fusion Pow Wow includes drummers, dancers and singers from throughout the region.
DATE: JULY 20 & 21ST
LOCATION: Holland Park, Corner of King George Blvd & Old Yale Road
TIME: 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. daily
Please be advised that the Patullo Bridge will be closed over Fusion weekend. Please take alternate routes including the Port Mann Bridge, the Alex Fraser Bridge and Skytrain.