The World Electronic Music Festival
(WEMF) is an electronic music
event held annually in Southern Ontario
over a period of three days. It was run by Destiny Productions
out of Toronto
. In summer of 2008 Destiny put on what was said to be their last WEMF in Madawaska, however the event has returned in 2011.
This festival was developed in 1995. At that time it was named "The World Trance Festival" which was later renamed The World Electronic Music Festival.
WEMF (Destiny 10) 1995 took place at Mosport International Raceway
in the center of the large race track from Friday, July 14 to Sunday July 16. A tornado ripped through the middle of it, destroying one of two sound stages and many people's tents went airborne. However, nobody was hurt.
WEMF (Destiny 15) 1996 took place at a campground in Oro Medonte Township near Barrie, Ontario
from Friday July 12 to Sunday July 14
WEMF (Destiny 20) 1998 took place at Christian Island near Midland, Ontario
from Friday, July 17 to Sunday, July 19
WEMF 1999 took place at White Sands, Sauble Beach near Owen Sound, Ontario
from Friday, July 16 to Sunday, July 18
WEMF 2000 took place at Dunnville Airport in Dunnville, Ontario
from Friday, July 14 to Sunday July 16
WEMF 2001 took place on private property in Bobcaygeon, Ontario
from Friday, July 21 to Sunday, July 23
WEMF 2002 took place on private property in Bobcaygeon, Ontario
from Friday, August 2 to Sunday August 4
WEMF 2003 took place at Trudeau Park in Tweed, Ontario
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