August 7-8, 2020Deer Lake Park

2020 Refunds

The City of Burnaby has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 edition of the Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival.

This decision to cancel the Aug. 7-8, 2020 event is based on guidance from the Provincial Health Officer regarding large events. Full refunds are available to anyone who has purchased a ticket.

How to get your refund

Ticketmaster

People who purchased their tickets via Ticketmaster will receive a full refund (including service charges). Refunds will be processed automatically beginning on May 1st via the original method of payment. The cost of expedited shipping and merchandise will not be refunded.

Shadbolt Centre Box Office

People who purchased tickets through the Shadbolt Centre Box Office will receive a phone call on or before May 4 to process their refund.


For the past 20 years, the Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival has been one of the premiere musical events of the summer in the Lower Mainland. The festival will return in 2021 with another stellar lineup of world-class artists.