The "Ontario Rocks" Charity Concert in Burlington
A Two-Day Concert - Saturday, Aug 23rd, and Sunday, Aug 24th, 2008
Doors Open @ 10 am
Daily Parking Lots and Doors open at 10 AM
To Support 7 Charities and 3 Food Banks:
Toronto Sick Kids Foundation
Canadian Cancer Society
Heart and Stroke Foundation
Hamilton Health Sciences
Children's Wish Canada
SU2C [Stand Up 2 Cancer North America]
Watch Sept 5th, 2008, and on-line @ NBC, ABC CBS TV
Bring non-perishable food item for the bin of your choice.
Please Don't forget your camera equipment and enter the contest for best video and and still shot. Take Lots of Pics and Post POST Post!
Winning photos and video will be featured in post-event production DVD and CD.
PROCEEDS FROM POST-EVENT DVD AND CD SALES WILL BENEFIT THE POSTED CHARITIES AND THE CHARITIES CHOSEN BY EACH BAND.
OVER 20 BANDS per day FOR YOU to SEE AND HEAR!
OVER 10 DJs SPINNING THEIR TUNES!
A KILLA WEEKEND OF TUNES
Get Specially Priced Advance Tickets from your Favourite Band!
If you are a fan of any of these bands or the 10 DJs, you can get your tickets for $20 each or 2 Tickets for $30.
A Photo ID Pass will provided for all guests. Please give your name telephone and email when ordering your tickets. If ordering from any of the bands, email your info to the band and at their next gig, leave them with a $10 deposit for each ticket. They will advise you when they have your ticket.
Tickets will also be held for pick-up.
You must email firstname.lastname@example.org before Aug 18th, 2008, for "Will Call" tickets
2 Day VIP TICKETS: $250 each (includes meals, non-alcoholic beverages and special access to seating).
Prizes: 50/50 Draw, Guitar Clinic, tons of Parking
NO STREET PARKING ANYWHERE!
$99 UP TO 4 TO A ROOM @ COMFORT INN BURLINGTON (South Service Road) AND IN HAMILTON [Centenial & QEW] $89 Up to 4 to a room at Travelodge Burlington @ Walkers Line
All bands are asked to mail CDs of their work ASAP if they want their original works to be aired on radio between July 24th and Aug 22nd, 2008. Releases for cover work must obtained by the band to be aired.
Please post photos, links and videos etc on this site.
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OMG - Look at all the bands and DJs!
After the Lounge
Beyond the Sun
Bon Jovi Tribute
Cheaper than Therapy
Dressed to kill
Dry County Band
Fillet of Soul
Hot Rocks - Tribute to the Rolling Stones
Jeffery Bros Band
Jets To Ground
Judy Kanyo Band
Killin Time Band
National Exit Strategy
SECOND COMING - Tribute to Alice Copper
The Human Beat Box
Too Drunk to Fish
Adam Holden McGroin
"Music Helps Canada : Ontario Rocks" Charity Concert to be held at:
BIG BUCKS BAR
3330 South Service Road
Burlington, ON, L7N 3M6
Doors Open at 1O AM on Sat., Aug 23rd, and Sunday, Aug 24th, 2008.
Online tickets at www.wanttickets.com as of July 25th. 2008
Bands will have tickets the following week.