Depraved Woods, an intimate digital music competition in British Columbia, is gearing up for its twelfth version subsequent month. The occasion will return to the center of the Columbia Valley—a area within the Rocky Mountain Trench, minutes away from the Fairmont Sizzling Springs—from Could twenty sixth to twenty eighth.
Whether or not it’s your first time attending otherwise you’re coming again for extra, we’ve provide you with a complete insider's information with every little thing you'll want to know forward of Depraved Woods 2022. We’re right here that can assist you work out what to carry, the place to search out the competition, the way to navigate the grounds and extra.
In case you spend slightly an excessive amount of time planning your outfits and neglect about the remainder, here is a reminder. From the necessities to the little issues, take a look at Depraved Woods’ really useful packing record and overview of prohibited objects.
Insider's tip #1: “Convey extra socks than you suppose you want, and all the time an additional pair of footwear,” says Cassiopeia, Staff Lead of Social Media and Images. “Try to have day footwear and night footwear, that approach if one pair will get moist, they will hopefully dry whereas sporting different pairs.”
Insider's tip #2: “Convey outfits with layers,” provides Phoenix Crowther, a competition patron. “The temperature can be altering always and there’s nothing worse than being too chilly or smothered by your outfit.”
- Something that may be thought of a weapon
- Open flames
- Drug paraphernalia
- Unlawful substances
- Laser pointers
- Aerial drones/UAVs
- Renegade Levels
- Dangerous Vibes
- Any objects that would pose a possible security or safety danger to any workers or visitors.
On that word, right here is the Depraved Woods Music Pageant Code of Conduct in addition to the Code of Conduct for volunteers and crew members.
Insider's tip #3: “Maintain your primary wants on the prime of your precedence record,” says Melissa, Staff Lead at Sanctuary and Hurt Deduction. “H2O, EAT, SLEEP, all of them preserve you energized, excited, emotionally regulated, current, and rave prepared.”
Now that you understand what to carry and what to not carry, let's take a better have a look at the place you may be spending the weekend. As talked about above, Depraved Woods is positioned within the Columbia Valley, roughly 4 minutes North of Fairmont Sizzling Springs, BC at 3901 Kootenay Hwy 93/95.
Parking and Tenting
There are 4 zones the place you'll be able to safely park your car at some stage in the competition.
1. Juniper Lot (Automotive/truck & RV passes are bought out)
2. Raven Lot (Automotive/truck & RV passes are bought out)
3. Hidden Ridge (Automotive/truck passes accessible)
4. Free Parking
To park within the Juniper Lot, Raven Lot, or Hidden Ridge, you need to buy a parking move. These three zones are the place you'll be able to camp together with your car or RV. It is very important word that RV passes are bought out and there is not going to be any extra accessible earlier than or on the occasion.
In case you have bought an RV move, you don't want to buy a automobile/truck move in your towing car until you require your towing car to be together with your camp. You may park your towing car within the Free Parking lot after you get your self located.
Automotive and truck passes are nonetheless accessible for the Hidden Ridge tenting zone. No tenting is allowed in Free Parking, so you'll have to park and hike your gear in. However do not fret, it's a brief 15 minute stroll from one finish of the grounds to the opposite, with well-lit strolling trails.
Depraved Woods gives Glamping. Designed for 2 folks, the Glamping Camp package deal features a totally set-up, five-meter diameter bell tent, a queen-sized mattress with primary linens, mirror, desk and a water jug. A parking move is included with the package deal, however a competition ticket will not be.
You may check out the Depraved Woods competition grounds beneath.
Insider's tip #4: “The situation is unprecedented,” Cassiopeia says. “The grounds overlook the Windermere Valley, surrounded by mountains, unbelievable sunrises, and beautiful sunsets. Two of the phases are surrounded by forest and timber, and one overlooks the valley as properly.”
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The Levels at Depraved Woods
Depraved Woods 2022 will comprise three nights of music from 130 performers. Its three phases are The Hallow, Ursus, and The Unicorn Lounge.
The Hallow stage is a crooked cabin within the woods, surrounded by forest. This yr, The Hallow is about to host performances from Stylust, Neon Steve, The Funk Hunters, JPOD and extra. Put together to be anchored to the sacred land and have your senses heightened by thoughtfully curated acts from throughout the globe.
Insider's tip #5: “There are such a lot of native Canadian artists, in addition to a pair larger names, and due to the native expertise, so many individuals know so many others, and it actually does really feel like one big reunion,” Cassiopeia says. “Depraved Woods is greater than a competition, it’s a household.”
The Hallow is powered by PK Sound, with visionary productions courtesy of INEO Studios.
The Ursus stage is located simply outdoors of the forest, overlooking the Columbia Valley. Based on the web site, “Ursus invitations you to participate in our celebration of all issues wooden and depraved, with stay acts of all styles and sizes.”
Catch performances from the Lazy Syrup Orchestra, Jodie B, 5 Alarm Funk and others right here. On Saturday, Ursus will host a yoga class at 10AM, in addition to the style present at 4PM, amongst different actions.
Insider's tip #6: “Depraved Woods is a should attend for music followers as a result of we host artists which might be additionally your good mates, and which might be more than pleased to fulfill up and dance with you,” says Ryan Frampton, Ursus’ Stage Supervisor.
The Unicorn Lounge
Dwelling as much as its identify, The Unicorn Lounge invitations competition patrons to expertise an uplifting, vibrant house. Right here, you might be invited to precise your inside Unicorn. Benanas, Burchill, Ben Fox, Fort Knox 5, RUMPUS, Common Residents and plenty of extra will carry the lounge to life this yr.
Insider's tip #7: “Don’t neglect the filtered ear plugs,” says Cory DP, Stage Manufacturing Volunteer.
The Unicorn Lounge is powered by Sleazy Listening Sound.
Who's enjoying at Depraved Woods 2022?
Insider's tip #8: “I've found so many artists and kinds of music by going to Depraved Woods,” Phoenix Crowther admits. “Whereas the lineup is interesting, I’m not there particularly for a sure artist. I’m there for the entire expertise, and to see artists I'll have by no means heard of earlier than. And wouldn’t have an opportunity to see wherever else.”
You may take a look at the complete lineup by day beneath.
WICKED WOODS 2022 LINEUP: THURSDAY, MAY 26TH
WICKED WOODS 2022 LINEUP: FRIDAY, MAY 27TH
WICKED WOODS 2022 LINEUP: SATURDAY, MAY 28TH
Depraved Woods Tickets
Tickets from the postponed occasion, initially scheduled for September 2021, are honoured for the upcoming Depraved Woods Music Pageant from Could twenty sixth to twenty eighth, 2022. A really restricted quantity of tickets stay for the Could occasion. For extra info or to buy tickets, navigate right here.
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