Epic line up planned for 18th annual Motion Notion festival

The 18th annual Motion Notion Music & Arts Festival is a celebration of Canadian electronic music talent. More than three-quarters of this year's musicians call Canada their hometown.

The 2017 Motion Notion Music & Arts Festival near Golden features an epic array of artists. In celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary more than three-quarters of the artists call Canada their home country. Photo: Z&L Media.

The Motion Notion Music & Arts Festival returns for its 18th year with a wide spectrum of electronic music, art, nature, and freedom this summer.

Held on August 24-28, 2017 in the heart of the rocky mountains near Golden, B.C., this boutique music and camping festival provides an unparalleled experience.

The Motion Notion festival is an opportunity to experience an eclectic mix of electronic music, art installations, and a variety of workshops. Photo: Z&L Media.

This year’s lineup includes an eclectic mix of seasoned talent and the elite of the underground in electronic music. In celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, Motion Notion has arranged a lineup that showcases some of the finest talent across Canada. More than three-quarters of this year’s performers call Canada their home country.

This year’s festival will feature more than 100 performers including: Datsik, Desert Dwellers, Koan Sound, Christian Martin,Clozee, Minnesota, K+Lab, John 00 Fleming, Stickybuds, The Funk HuntersM, LongwalkshortdockM, Avalon, The M Machine, Dirtyphonics, Ben Annand, Christian Martin, Worthy, 80Fitz, Eve Olution (alongside partner Kalya Scintilla), and Alex Mei.

The festival will also be full of stunning art installations, performs, entertainers, a bustling vendor village, and a myriad of activities and workshops including yoga, fire dancing, crafting, and music production.

Motion Notion provides festival goers with an opportunity to camp in one of the most stunning mountainous settings on earth. Swim in crystal-clear river waters, dance around bonfires, and experience heightened levels of energy, all while being welcomed by a vibrant community.

The mountainous backdrop and breath taking views at the Music & Arts Festival site distinguishes it from other contemporary festivals. Get ready to unplug, unwind, and get lost in the stars as the Beaverfoot River offers a lush landscape to call your festival home for the weekend.

A variety of camping options are available including glamping and luxury tent packages that include pre-assembled dwellings, bedding for two, regular and deluxe mattresses, shower passes, flushable toilet facilities passes and more.

Tickets for Motion Notion 2017 are moving fast – don’t delay on planning the adventure of a lifetime. Visit the Motion Notion website for all the details on purchasing your ticket.