Lineups announced for Sault, Sudbury and Timmins stops of free concert tour
The ONtour includes stops in Blind River, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins and Thunder Bay this summer.
CTV Northern Ontario
Published Wednesday, June 14, 2017 12:41PM EDT
The province is starting to announce the details of who will take to the stage at free concerts across Ontario this summer.
ONtour is making stops in 23 communities across the province for a live, free concert featuring some of Ontario’s - and Canada’s - brightest musical talents.
It's free and you don't need a ticket to attend.
The tour includes five stops in Northern Ontario.
So far, the lineup has been announced for four of the five stops.
In Sault Ste. Marie on July 16, The Tea Party, USS (Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker) and James Barker Band will perform at the Roberta Bondar Park Tent Pavilion from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
In Sudbury on August 19, Serena Ryder, Mia Martina and Jonathan Roy will perform at Bell Park from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
In Timmins on August 26, The Philosopher Kings, Jonathan Roy and Next Generation Leahy will perform at the Mountjoy Historical Conservation Area from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
In Thunder Bay on August 9, Magic!, Kardinal Offishall and Midnight Shine will perform at Marina Park from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The performers for the Blind River concert have yet to be announced.
Names involved with the series include: Jim Cuddy Band, Serena Ryder, Kim Mitchell, The Tea Party, Magic!, Tom Cochrane, James Barker Band, Our Lady Peace, Big Wreck, Kardinal Offishall, The Philospher Kings, Barenaked Ladies, Mélanie Brulée, USS, Alx Veliz, Anjulie, Jonathan Roy, Coleman Hell, Scott Helman, Rivertown Saints, Michelle Treacy, Francesco Yates, DJ Shub, Karl Wolf, Next Generation Leahy, Tyler Shaw, Midnight Shine, Mia Martina and others.
June 25 Alderville First Nation
June 27 Toronto
July 8 Blind River
July 16 Sault Ste Marie
July 21 Kitchener
July 23 Barrie
July 29 Ajax
August 2 Peterborough
August 3 London
August 5 Hamilton
August 9 Thunder Bay
August 10 Kenora
August 12 Port Hope
August 16 Huntsville
August 19 Sudbury
August 24 Guelph
August 26 Timmins
August 30 St. Catharines
September 1 Brampton
September 2 Mississauga
September 7 Six Nations of the Grand River
September 10 Markham
September 17 Petawawa