Ottawa Psych Fest
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The poster for the 2018 edition.
Background information
Genre(s) Psychedelic
Date(s) June/July
Location Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Venue(s) House of Targ
Years active 2018 - Present
Promoter(s) Birdman Sound, Cardinal Fuzz Recs, CKCU, House of Targ
Website House of Targ Official

Ottawa Psych Fest is a yearly event hosted in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Starting in 2018 and expanding to a two-day event by the next year, Ottawa Psych Fest is a showcase of psychedelic bands as the title implies. To date each edition has been hosted at House of Targ.

2018[edit | edit source]

The inaugural Ottawa Psych Fest would be hosted on a single day, on 7 July 2018 at House of Targ in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. This inaugural edition would feature five bands.[1]

7 July 2018
Shooting Guns
The Band Whose Name Is A Symbol
Mark Alexander McIntyre
The Golden Rule

2019[edit | edit source]

The second edition of Ottawa Psych Fest would be hosted at House of Targ on 28 and 29 June 2019, expanding to two days and eight bands.[2]

28 June 2019 29 June 2019
Comet Control Plastic Crimewave Syndicate
Annunaki The Band Whose Name Is A Symbol
Monobrow Technicolor Blood
Horseman, Pass By Wasted Cathedral

2020[edit | edit source]

The 2020 Edition of Ottawa Psych Fest was originally proposed for 26 and 27 June 2020, but would ultimately postponed due to The CO-VID19 Pandemic.[3][4]

26 June (Proposed) 27 June (Proposed)
Dead Sea Apes Simply Saucer
Dire Wolves Hawkeyes
The Band Whose Name Is A Symbol Prana Crafter
Room Control Blue City

2021[edit | edit source]

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