Friday: Gate Opens @12:00pm and closes @11:00pm
Saturday: Gate Opens @10:30am and closes @10:00pm

7:00pm The Stanfields - Acoustic Set Main Stage
8:25pm Matt Steele & the Corvette Sunset Main Stage
9:30pm Laura Merrimen Main Stage
10:45pm The Stanfields & Friends - A Tribute to the Greatest Band in the Universe Main Stage
12:00pm Dogs of Blacktop Pageant - BYOD Tent Stage
1:00pm Songwriter's Circle Tent Stage
2:45pm Cameron Nickerson Tent Stage
4:00pm Garrett Mason Tent Stage
6:30pm Museum Pieces Main Stage
7:35pm Jah'Mila Main Stage
8:40pm The Monoxides Main Stage
9:45pm The Stanfields Main Stage
12:00am Dance Party with DJ BirdSOUNDZ Tent Stage

Dogs of Blacktop Pageant

BYOD (Bring Your Own Dog) to the Dogs of Blacktop Pageant! Start your Saturday right by admiring all the beautiful Dogs of Blacktop.

Food Trucks

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The Turnstiles

Local to Pictou County The Turnstiles will be providing great locally sourced food for us on both Friday and Saturday of Blacktop Ball. More about them:

The Turnstiles is focused on bringing you fresh local gourmet comfort food. We’re committed to supporting our local and small farms, with respect to the love and care that goes into growing and preparing our food. Locally supplied by Bramble Hill Farms, Little Dorset Farms, Knoydart Farm Cheese, Linden Leas Choice Beef, Ratinaud French Cuisine & Charcuterie , and Coppertop Farms.


Back East Seafood

Coming from Antigonish, Nova Scotia Back East Seafood will providing food all day Saturday (including breakfast options). They have a variety of seafood and fish options, burgers, fries and more!


We’re excited to announce that Halimac Axe Throwing will be joining us during the weekend! If you want to practice up before August, check out their Halifax or Kentville locations.


Retail Partners

The Blacktop Ball is BYOB (remember no glass!) however, our buds from Garrison Brewing and Nova Scotia Spirit Co. will be on site with retail booths. This means you’ll be able to get packaged products from them. So don’t forget your cash!

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