KIBF Performers!

We are excited to announce our all-star lineup coming to Kamloops! The Kamloops International Buskers Festival will take place July 26 – July 29, 2018

Below are just some of our featured 2018 performers. Prepare to be amazed!

(Shows will be presented from approximately 1 PM to – 9:30 PM daily)

 

PAZ - The Hockey Circus Show

PAZ - The Hockey Circus Show

Main Stage Performer

The Hockey Circus Show is a family friendly hockey tribute show that combines acrobatics, juggling, and one-of-a-kind circus stunts into 3 periods of "arena" rocking fun.

Cate Great!

Cate Great!

Main Stage Performer

Cate blends high-end circus with unique comedy. You will be charmed by her wit and astounded by her skill. Whether she is precariously balanced on her rolla bolla or defying gravity balanced on her hands you will be thrilled and amazed (don’t know what a rolla bolla is? Come down to the show, you will not be disappointed).

Ron Pearson

Ron Pearson

Main Stage Performer

Ron Pearson has performed his unique style of magic around the world for over 25 years. His specialty is sleight of hand magic and amazing his audiences. There isn't a dull moment to be had in this show!

Reuben DotDotDot

Reuben DotDotDot

Main Stage Performer

Reuben DotDotDot defies gravity and death with acrobatic stunts and balances you need to see to believe. The show that has it all – humour; handstands; and holding on for dear life! With a spinning one-handed balance 17 feet up in the air, concrete never looked so hard…

The Silver Starlets

The Silver Starlets

Main Stage Performer

The Silver Starlets is an all female aerial acrobatic show. Full of glam, glitz and glitter, The Starlets use a 20 foot high free-standing trapeze rig for their stage. They twist, tumble, bend, climb and fall, getting the audience cheering, laughing and sometimes even dancing right along with them.

The Street Circus

The Street Circus

Main Stage Performer

Daniel and Kimberly Craig bring the whole nouveau circus experience to the street, performing over 100 tricks and stunts throughout the show including: cyr wheel, hand to hand acrobatics, hula hoops, handstands, contortion, fire juggling and of course comedy!

Victor Rubilar

Victor Rubilar

Main Stage Performer

Victor Rubilar is an Argentinian professional football performer and comedian He specialized in football freestyling, football juggling and acrobatics, and he is an official Guinness World Record Holder!

The Balloon Dog

The Balloon Dog

Busk Stop Performer

An innovator in his field. This international festival, street and corporate performer has been astounding audiences around the world for almost a quarter century. Incorporating physical comedy, stand up, pop culture, and a lot of latex, The Balloon Dog has created a truly unique and hilarious experience!

The Smooth Humans

The Smooth Humans

Busk Stop Performer

We are just a few humans who are passionate about what we play. From ballads, to upbeat folk, and driving rock, our music is as smooth as we are!

Nik The Violin Kid

Nik The Violin Kid

Busk Stop Performer

Nik is not your average kid. He's a 10 year old bundle of energy and fun who loves to entertain and make people smile. Born into a family of entertainers, Nik has performance in his blood. It's hard to keep this kid off the stage

ACRO Factory

ACRO Factory

Busk Stop Performer

Acro Factory is a dynamic group of elite acrobatic performers.

Yale County Jug Band

Yale County Jug Band

Busk Stop Performer

Yale County Jug Band is a five piece band, with a washboard and cajole for percussion, a stand up bass, Two acoustic guitars and four part harmony, all for your listening pleasure!

Going for Baroque (Violin Duo)

Going for Baroque (Violin Duo)

Busk Stop Performer

For the Kamloops Buskers festival Rhiannon will treat her enthusiastic audience of all ages to lively and popular classical pieces interwoven with true-stories and antics about the artists who composed them.

Darlene Fair

Darlene Fair

Busk Stop Performer

Darlene Fair is a singer-songwriter multi-instrumentalist with a hybridization of styles that’s uniquely her own.

Leah Quintana

Leah Quintana

Busk Stop Performer

Is a young folk/indie artist that bring authenticity and honesty to her performances.

Chris Montgomery

Chris Montgomery

Busk Stop Performer
Oscar Evely

Oscar Evely

Busk Stop Performer

Is an 11 year old drummer from Kamloops who will be performing with a two-piece kit (snare drum and bass drum) as well as a hi-hat and a ride.

The World Famous City of Kamloops Rube Band

The World Famous City of Kamloops Rube Band

Busk Stop Performers

The World Famous City of Kamloops Rube Band has been around (in more ways than one) for over 70 years. We play a HUGE Variety of music too! Mariachi, big band, jazz.. we can make a mess out of any instrumental piece.

Risto Milner

Risto Milner

Busk Stop Performer

Risto Milner has plays baritone ukulele, banjo, harmonica and percussion with his feet. Playing original music mostly folk, bluegrass and alternative, this artist is sure to excite all the senses!

Stolen

Stolen

Busk Stop Performer

They make crowds smile. "They" are a pair of local 14 year old cousins which make up "Stolen." William charms with the strings of his acoustic guitar and his cousin Ila enchants the crown with her voice. Together, they sing cover songs, original compositions, and some really fun mash-ups, which their audiences really enjoy!

ALKENOLICS

ALKENOLICS

Busk Stop Performers

Duo-performance group in the Kamloops area, performing cover tunes of bluegrass, classic rock, folk & country music since spring of 2015.

Jaz Whitford

Jaz Whitford

Busk Stop Performer

Jaz performs blues/R&B Accompanied by washboard/traditional hand drum.

Salt Thief

Salt Thief

Busk Stop Performer

Brothers John and Tony Kastelic left their home in the dusty prairies of southern AB and set up shop in the salt and rain of Vancouver, BC. They created the world's one-and-only stereo-viola folk rock band. It's raw, it's groovy, and it's a lot of fun.

Smashed Banana

Smashed Banana

Busk Stop Performer

We are an acoustic Trio that plays everything from country to folk to rock on the ukulele, guitar and cajon. We've been playing the farmers market and delighting audiences for the last 3 years.

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