Toronto’s Field Day has announced it’s 2016 lineup.The festival will take place on Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5, 2016 on the city’s Historic Fort York & Garrison Common
Saturday’s musical performances will be headlined by The National, July Talk, the amazing energy of Santigold, Australia’s Boy & Bear, rapper Jazz Cartier, the progressive noise of Holy Fuck, Nashville’s Bully and many more.
On Sunday, Swedish pop queen Robyn will close the festival, supported by Athens, Georgia eccentrics of Montreal, soul legend Charles Bradley, Brooklyn shoegazers DIIV, A&C luminary Jason Collett and a mixture of Canada’s best indie that includes Plants & Animals, Basia Bulat, Dear Rouge and more.
2016 also brings another exciting year of expansion of Field Trip’s ‘Day Camp’ programming, where children 12 years old and under are admitted for free to enjoy a wealth of youth-focused activities and performances. Over the coming months we’ll be making several announcements about the full run of incredible programming on the Day Camp stage, where music, education, discovery and charity come like nowhere else.
Past TD Day Camp performances have included: Kevin Drew & Andy Kim, Max Kerman (Arkells), Torquil Campbell (Stars), Sharon & Bram, Emilie Mover, Girls Rock Camp, Toronto Music Camp and many more.
As well, the festival returns with the Laugh Barracks, our indoor comedy showcase featuring performances from some of Toronto’s newest and best loved joke tellers.
“There are many amazing festival experiences available to people these days, but we take great pride in the intimacy and diversity of Field Trip, and the deep connection we have with the City of Toronto,” said Aaron Miller, Manager of Events at Arts & Crafts. “Field Trip guarantees something for all of us, and something new each and every year.”
FIELD TRIP 2016 LINEUP
BOY & BEAR
CHARLES BRADLEY & HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES
PLANTS & ANIMALS
RA RA RIOT
LENNON & MAISY
CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON