Jul 3, 2018 | Announcements and updates Feature Stories Festival News
Calling all music lovers! Kick off your summer on the right note and have some fun in the sun at these upcoming music festivals this July. Set your trebles aside and prepare for some crescendo because whether you are into classical music, rock, hip-hop and everything in between there is something happening this month specially for you.
Music & Beyond
Amazing acts including legendary sopranos Kathleen Battle and Emma Kirkby and world renowned Canadian actor Christopher Plummer from “The Sound of Music” have made appearances in previous years. Starting on July 4th to the 18th revel in some entertainment with classical music from The Kruger Brothers, Pablo Ziegler and many more!
Internationally inspired food and beverages will also be available on site including Gabriel’s Pizza, Bonitas Cantina, East India Company, Green Papaya Thai Cuisine and much more.
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This free 2 day event that started back in 1997 is full of local talent and up-and-coming performers. Featured performers for this year’s event include Heather Rankin, Shane Cook and the Wood Chippers and the Steel City Rovers.
HOPE Volleyball Summerfest
Get ready to tropic like its hot with shows starting at 11:15am. Special appearances from Cold War Kids, Yukon Blonde and many more. 1 day supporting 6 charities including the Children’s Aid Foundation, Special Olympics Ontario, The Ottawa Mission and Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario, you can have all the fun for an amazing cause. Tickets are $20 in advance or $27 at the gate, we hope to see you all there!