With summer just around the corner for those of us in the Northern hemisphere music fans start turning their minds towards the forthcoming festivals.

From the larger, multi-day, events that take place in multiple venues like NxNE in Toronto and the Vancouver International Jazz Festival to the one-day single location events such as Love & Records in Lethbridge and the CBC Music Festival in Toronto we do seem to love coming together to enjoy music on mass.

Do you enjoy attending music festivals, if yes which ones are your favourites and, if no what puts you off them and what, if anything, could change your mind?

Further reading
For a piece that actually goes somewhere, why not check out Much Music‘s idea of the top 8 music festivals in Canada.