One week countdown to Small Halls 2018!

One week countdown to Small Halls 2018!

We can’t wait for next week – the Small Halls trademark bunting will be waving in the breeze, the tunes drifting out of rural halls, hearty handshakes and smile-inducing small town welcomes will be felt across Eastern Ontario as we kick off our fifth year of big music in little places. It’s almost time! ** […]

Launch, tickets and breaking records

Launch, tickets and breaking records

Well, we certainly started off the 2018 Festival of Small Halls with a bang! Tickets are flying and you have helped us break a few Small Halls records in the process. Six shows sold out in just a week, with several more on the cusp of selling out. Our original Facebook post about the lineup […]

Harnessing that small hall vibe

Harnessing that small hall vibe

Well the countdown continues. We have some amazing talent lined up but we’re getting our musical ducks in a row before we announce them. Did you know that in our hall roster this year, we have two former schools, churches dating back to the mid-1800s, historic town halls, and even a community hall that was […]

New venues; Small Halls is big news

New venues; Small Halls is big news

Wow! We are so happy with all the excitement generating as a result of our hall announcement last week. With mentions on radio, online news sites, in newspapers, blogs, and widely shared on social media, we had so many people get in touch with how pleased they were that their beloved community halls were chosen […]

Seeking new venues to add to the Small Halls circuit!

Seeking new venues to add to the Small Halls circuit!

The Ontario Festival of Small Halls is looking to share the love – small hall love, that is. The festival, which brings internationally-renowned musicians to cherished, rural community spaces each fall, is currently accepting submissions for new halls to participate in this year’s event. Almost all of the shows in last year’s schedule sold out, […]