We’re working on building a strong list of useful links and resources, broken down by geographical areas.  Please feel free to suggest links in the comments!

Database of Canadian Women Working in Music

Visit our ever-expanding Database of Canadian Women Working in Music.
Add yourself to our Database by following this link (the database is manually updated by volunteers; please have patience, as it may take some time for your entry to be posted).

General Resources

Canada

Women in Music Canada – A national organization promoting equality in the music industry
Centre for Women in Business – Canada’s only university-based business development centre for women

Yukon

Yukon Women in Music – A volunteer-run resource for women in the music industry
Music Yukon – A provincial organization to support and promote Yukon musicians

Nova Scotia

Women in the Music Business – Nova Scotia – a part of Music Nova Scotia; join their Facebook group for great discussions!
Music Nova Scotia
 – A provincial organization to support and promote Nova Scotia musicians
Music Liberatory – An organization working to increase the number of women instrumentalists, focused particularly on the current and present leadership of women of colour

Ontario

Folk Music Ontario – A provincial organization supporting and promoting Ontario’s folk artists
Music Ontario – A provincial organization supporting and promoting Ontario musicians
Ontario Live Music – A provincially-funded calendar for gigs in Ontario
Toronto’s Women in Music – A Facebook group with lively conversation and a sense of cameraderie

Canadian Festivals

Alberta

South County Fair

Interstellar Rodeo

Beaumont Blues and Roots Festival

Edmonton Folk Festival

Sasquatch Gathering

Calgary Folk Festival

JAZZYYC Summer Jazz Festival

North County Fair

British Columbia

Burnaby Blues Festival

Accordion Noir Festival

Campbell Bay Music Festival

Vancouver Island Music Festival

Accordion Noir Festival

Campbell Bay Music Festival

Vancouver Island Music Festival

Tiny Lights Music Festival

Atlin Arts & Music Festival

Breakout West

Rifflandia

The Islands Folk Festival

Manitoba

Real Love Summer Fest

Big Fun Festival

Rainbow Trout Music Festival 

Winnipeg Folk Festival

Harvest Moon Festival

Fire + Water Music Festival

New Brunswick

Flourish Festival

Tay Creek Festival

Paddlefest

Shivering Songs

Area 506

Living Roots Music Festival

The New Brunswick Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival 

Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival

Lawnya Vanya

Iceberg Alley 

George Street Festival

Nova Scotia

Harmony Bazaar

In the Dead of Winter Festival 

Lunenberg Folk Harbour

Halifax Pop Explosion

Halifax TD Jazz Festival

New Glasgow Jubilee

Nova Scotia Music Week

Music Mountain Blues Fest

Halifax Urban Folk Festival

Stan Rogers Festival

Blacktop Ball

Kempt Shore Acoustic Festival

Rock the Hub

Back Lot Bash

Into the Night Festival

Music Mountain Rock Fest 

Trunk 7 Festival

Rock the Boat

Music Mountain Country Fest

Nunavut

Alianait Arts Festival

Northwest Territories

Folk on the Rocks

Ontario