Board of Directors: Call for Nominations

If you love community and music and are interested in becoming part of one of the best festivals around, consider joining the Hillside Festival board of directors.   The Hillside Community

Take our Homeside survey!

Did you “attend” our first ever virtual festival July 24th to 26th? Our website and YouTube data tell us that thousands of you did. Now we’d like to know how

The Rolling Stones | UNZIPPED

Fellow music fans at THEMUSEUM in Downtown Kitchener will host the Canadian Premiere of The Rolling Stones | UNZIPPED! Debuting in Kitchener November 2021, UNZIPPED boasts over 10,000 sq.ft. of impressive one-of-a-kind

Volunteer Program on hiatus

We have been thinking about all of those dedicated volunteers who work with us year after year to bring Hillside to life. We miss you terribly. And we are grateful

Seimone Kpiniong is FEO Volunteer of the Year

We’re so pleased to announce that our very own Seimone Kpiniong was awarded the Festivals and Events Ontario Volunteer of the Year award!  Seimone has been a dedicated volunteer with Hillside for the

Hillside Summer Festival 2020 Rescheduled to July 23-25, 2021

Our summer festival will not take place in 2020.  As you know, there’s a vital reason for this.  We have to keep practising mitigation strategies involving isolation and distancing, and

COVID-19 Update

Today, in a Tele-Town Hall meeting, Minister MacLeod said that “it is too early to tell” when restrictions on public gatherings will be lifted, and that when they are lifted,

COVID-19 Update

We hope all of you are staying healthy and two metres apart!  Our office is closed until further notice.  We are monitoring our emails ([email protected]) and telephone messages (519-763-6396), and

Girls & Guitars 2020 Songwriting Course

Doris Folkens and Marie Zimmerman start 2020 with a song! Write it yourself in four two-hour classes. You may get a chance to perform at Hillside Inside, February 7–9, 2020!

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