Owen Vaags, 22 years old, from Victoria, B.C. has been performing on stage at Special Woodstock since the age of 4. First with his cousins, then with his band, "4 on the floor" and with his cousin Erin Rooke for the past 3 years. This year, he will be performing some of his original songs on the Rose Garden Stage and as a guest with the Smiley Family Band.

Owen will also be helping his mother, Shelley Vaags, host the Islands' Stage this year.