Music, Dance, Live Performance & Festivals
S I M C O E R O T A R Y F R I E N D S H I P F E S T I V A L
41st Annual Simcoe Rotary Friendship Festival - August 2, 3, 4
Wellington Park - Norfolk Street & Bonnie Drive
Simcoe, Ontario 519-426-9436
Experience the sights, sounds and talent of Norfolk County! Daily Special events!
Arts, Crafts, Antiques, Food, Parade, Pancakes In The Park, Cow Paddy Bingo, Adopt-A-Duck Race, Motorcycle Show & Shine, Entertainment, Buskers, Clowns, Kids Zone, Car Show, Fishing Derby, Soap Box Derby, Daily Special Events and much more!
J U A N I T A W I L L I A M S I N C O N C E R T
Juanita Williams in Concert at the Pearl Company - Sat., July 19 - 8 p.m.
16 Steven St @ King William
Tickets are $15 and are available at the door or by calling 905 524 0606.
Visit http://www.thepearlcompany.ca/ for more info.
V I S U A L V I B R A T I O N S
featuring Vancouver's Aural Heather at The Pearl Company - Fri., July 11 - 9 p.m.
The Pearl Company
16 Steven Street
PWYC at the door ($5 min) preceded by the dubpoetry of Klyde Broox
Aural Heather is Heather Haley (poet, singer, media artist) and Roderick Shoolbraid(guitarist, composer) - "a unique, sublime fusion of song and spoken word." They appear at The Pearl on their international tour for their new CD, Princess Nut. For more info and the poster, see The Pearl's website at http://www.thepearlcompany.ca/.
T H E M U S I C O F Q U E E N
The Brott Festival will rock you when revival band Jeans n Classics joins the NAO for a rock extravaganza celebrating the greatest hits of the legendary band, Queen. It's not every day you hear classics like Bohemian Rhapsody, Another One Bites the Dust or Under Pressure accompanied by a choir (the Jeans 'n Classics Symphonic Chorus, Mark Payne, music director) and live symphony orchestra.
The Brott Festival - "Jeans n Classics" - Fri., August 1 - 7:30 p.m.
McIntyre Theatre (Mohawk College)
135 Fennell Ave W (at West 5th)
$25 $20 seniors $10 students<
C A N A D I A N G U I T A R F E S T I V A L
Kingston, Ontario - July 17-20
The Canadian Guitar Festival enters its 5th season as the premier showcase for exquisite guitar performance in Canada. Camping, swimming, food & music.
For more info, visit http://www.canadianguitarfestival.com/.