Event Archive - VICTORIA'S 12TH ANNUAL SKA FESTIVAL LAUNCH PARTY: Skampida
Mon. May 16th 2011 @ The Reef Victoria BC (All Ages)
8pm - 1am doors at 7pm
The Victoria BC Ska Society proudly presents the launch party for the 12th Annual Victoria BC Ska Festival. The Victoria Ska Festival will be held from July 5th-9th at various venues around Victoria.
The launch party is a FREE event that is open to anyone and everyone! The bands for the 2011 Festival will be announced at this party! The launch party will also have FREE live entertainment (with Skampida from Bogota, Colombia), prizes to be given away, and a screening of the latest Ska Festival movie!
Don't miss this event! This is a great chance to learn more about the upcoming Ska Festival! Plus you can buy tickets to the Festival itself, while enjoying FREE entertainment and prizes.
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SKAMPIDA was born in Bogotá, Colombia in 1998 as an innovative and diverse fusion of Colombian folkloric rhythms, and urban sounds like ska, punk, klezmer, polka, rockabilly, powercore, hip hop, including gypsy influences and drum n' bass. In 2003, the "Stereoblaster" tour took Skampida to over 20 cities in Colombia.
For more than 12 years, t... more info