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Purple Fest 2019 ft. A$AP Rocky

Are YOU ready for the return of Canada’s BIGGEST university festival?! University Students' Council of Western and PremierLife are proud to welcome you back to school with:

🔥 Purple Fest 2019 ft. ASAP Rocky 🔥

Harlem born MC A$AP Rocky, born Rakim Mayers, has taken the music and fashion worlds by storm. In 2018, he released his highly-anticipated third studio album, TESTING, which has garnered over 1 billion streams worldwide, landing at #1 on the iTunes charts in 16 countries upon release, with "Praise The Lord" achieving platinum status and over 100 million views. With two critically acclaimed, #1 debuts on the Billboard 200 for previous albums, Long.Live.A$AP and At.Long.Last.A$AP and over 5.9 billion streams worldwide, TESTING launches a new era for Rocky, exploring new sounds and ideas in an unparalleled musical landscape where he continues to break the mainstream mindset with sonics rarely heard in hip-hop.

More acts to be announced in the coming weeks!

Purple Fest 2019 is open to all ages with a 19+ licensed section. Join us for a day full of Western pride and musical performances!

Tickets will be available online or at The Purple Store.
All ticket sales are final. Rain or shine event; no refunds will be issued due to weather. Artist and program are subject to change without notice.

Tickets must be purchased by Western students with a student ID valid for the 2019-2020 school year. Each Western student is eligible to bring ONE non-Western guest (a total of TWO tickets per Western student). Any non-Western guest must be accompanied by a Western student for entry into the festival.

Note: Incoming students can find their student ID # under "Demographic Information" on

More details to be released soon.

Earlier Event: September 24
Professor Debate
Later Event: September 30
Orange Shirt Day