September 16 to September 19, 2021
Owen Sound and Meaford, ON
SweetWater 2021 (September 16 to 19), the 17th Festival, will again feature internationally-acclaimed Canadian and global artists performing classical, jazz, and contemporary music on the shores of Georgian Bay. This year's cutting-edge musical experiences will be provided by a multi-talented group of performers assembled by artistic director Edwin Huizinga including Philip Chiu, Keith Hamm, Julie Hereish, Tamar Illana, Aaron Schewebel, Sheila Jaffe, Leana Rutt, and many others. Along with four featured concerts over four days, this year's edition will include a special preview concert as well as community concerts and other musical experiences for the new normal. The Festival will also feature virtual music experiences. Tickets go on sale at the end of June. SweetWater is keeping the music ALIVE!