FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Concerts on the Canal 2019 Entertainment Line-up
Welland, ON, April 3rd, 2019 – The Board of Management of the Welland Downtown Business Improvement Area and the Hamilton Port Authority, in partnership with the City of Welland, is thrilled to announce the free, family-friendly, fun-filled 2019 Concerts on the Canal series line-up!
The free shows will take place at the Merritt Park Amphitheatre starting at 7 PM, with the exception of the Saturday, July 6th Matinee Performance, which will start at 2 PM. The dates and line-up for the concert series are as followed:
- Wednesday, June 26 – Full Moon River, Tom Petty Tribute with Unified Planet opening
- Monday, July 1 – The Caverners with the Associates opening on Canada Day
- Friday, July 5 – Welland Night featuring Revive the Rose with Big School opening
- Saturday, July 6 – Dan the Music Man with The Ben Show opening (inflatables in the park)
- Friday, July 26 – Eagles Tribute by Epic Eagles with Cory Cruise opening
- Friday August 9 – Zac Brown Band Tribute with Chicken Fried with Chelsea Crites opening
- Friday, August 16 – Material Girls (Adele, Madonna, Cher, and more) with Katey Gata opening
- Friday, August 23 – Francophone Evening with Les Rats d’Swompe with local Jean Vanier Band opening (official name coming soon)
- Friday, August 30 – Pink Floyd Niagara with Cameron Lee opening
*Performances may be subject to change.
Food will be available for purchase from vendors at 6 PM and throughout the evening. Alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase starting at 7pm at the beer tent. There will be a beer tent at all Concerts on the Canal, excluding the concerts being held on July 1st and July 6th.
We would like to thank our sponsors the City of Welland, Giant FM, Niagara AV Systems, Country 89, Welland Honda, Bujold Colburn and Steele Financial Services for their support!
For more information, please contact: