Article and Photo by Jason Setnyk
Cornwall Ontario – Local music fans can once again enjoy a large outdoor summer music event and party! Saturday August 20th is the official date of the first annual Cornwall Musicfest that is being hosted at the Nav Centre.
The festival is organized by Jason Mitchell and Davey Bedard of Limelight Entertainment. They have partnered up with the Nav Centre and Corus Entertainment.
“Cornwall Musicfest is based on a vision of quality musical performances, an awesome atmosphere, and fun and enjoyment appropriate for a big audience”, says co-founder Davey Bedard.
The event is licensed and 19+, and alcoholic beverages will be permitted throughout the festival site.
“The event promises to feature some of Canada’s top recording artists. The official line up will be announced on June 3rd at an official announcement party”, explains co-founder Jason Mitchell.
The official announcement party takes place on Friday June 3rd at 8pm at the Nav Centre’s Jet Set Pub. Admission to the announcement party is free and attendees could win a pair of Boom 101.9 Music Fest VIP Party Zone tickets.
Earlybird tickets can be purchased at the price of $25 each or 2 for $40, $30 in advance or $40 at the gate the day of the show. Earlybird tickets give attendees early access and preferred seating.
For those interested in sponsoring the event or volunteering, email firstname.lastname@example.org with submissions or questions.
For more information be sure to like and follow Cornwall Music Fest on Facebook.