WayHome Festival is a new event taking place in Barrie, Ontario, Canada during the weekend of July 24th – 26th. The festival is being put on by Republic Live and AC Entertainment, the company behind Bonnaroo, Forecastle, and Big Ears Festival.
The inaugural 2015 lineup features Kendrick Lamar, Alt-J, Modest Mouse, St. Vincent, The Decemberists, Passion Pit, Sam Smith, Run the Jewels, and Future Islands.
Also playing are Hozier, Bassnectar, Girl Talk, The Gaslight Anthem, Cold War Kids, Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T., Fucked Up, METZ, How to Dress Well, Courtney Barnett, Timber Timbre, Alvvays, Vance Joy, Sylvan Esso, SZA, Viet Cong, Com Truise, Rural Alberta Advantage, Odesza, Yukon Blonde, Sloan, Lowell, and July Talk.
General admission and VIP tickets, which include camping, go on sale February 16th. More information is available at the festival’s website.