Music On The Barge
Catch live music in Gravenhurst every summer Sunday evening at Gull Lake Rotary Park.
A tradition for over 50 years, beautiful Gull Lake Rotary Park has played host to Gravenhurst's Music on the Barge program offering a variety of live concerts each Sunday evening from mid-June to the end of August.
This unique venue with its picturesque backdrop of Gull Lake is the perfect place to spend a Sunday evening enjoying music from the Big Band Era to Country & Bluegrass and tributes to the Rock & Roll ages of the 50's and 60's featuring some of the finest artists this country has to offer.
Gull Lake Rotary Park is located at Brock St. & Bethune Dr. Gravenhurst, ON. In the event of inclement weather - rain or lightning - concerts will be CANCELLED for the safety of the audience and performers.
Music On The Barge concerts begin at 7:30 pm.
2016 Season Line-Up
Sunday, June 19th
GRAVENHURST BIFOCALS CONCERT BAND
Neil Barlow - Conductor
The Bifocals Concert Band has become a first-rate band that is easy to listen to with a musical repertoire that has something for everyone.
Sunday, June 26th
THE ORILLIA SILVER BAND
Neil Barlow - Conductor
The Orillia Silver Band has provided a rich history of Brass Band music on the Orillia the surrounding area for more than 60 years.
Sunday, July 3rd
A Brand New Blast from the Past of 50's Rock 'n' Roll
The Rev-Tones are a five piece band dedicated to presenting the hits of the 1950's and the 1960's as they should be played. Their strong vocals and authentic instrumentation make them the best choice to perform the hits you love from Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, The Everly Brothers, Rickey Nelson and more!
Sunday, July 10th
BRIAN NEALE & NORTHERN HARBOUR
The Ulitmate Tribute to Jimmy Buffett
Come and listen to the Laid Back sounds of Brian Neale & Northern Harbour. Take a trip to the islands, without clearing customs. The Ultimate Tribute to Jimmy Buffett and wide breadth of popular music.
Sunday, July 17th
THE BECKETT FAMILY
Award Winning Fiddling and Step Dancing
The Beckett Family is sure to get your toes tappin' with their arrangements of traditional country music and old time fiddling. Featuring Linsey and Tyler Beckett's Award Winning Fiddling and Step Dancing.
Sunday, July 24th
THE LIVERPOOL 4
Travel back to 1964 when it all started with the early years of The Beatles historical appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. The Liverpool 4 performance features impressive period correct costumes, equipment and sound reproduction.
Sunday, July 31st
JOHNNY CASH & THE HONKY TONK ANGELS
Songs of Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton,
Tammy Wynette, Patsy Cline & More
Johnny Cash & The Honky Tonk Angels is the ultimate Country tribute Show! In addition to the "Man In Black" you'll see and hear incredible tributes to Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline and Dolly Parton. Featuring Jim Yorfido along with his wife, Pam Yorfido and Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Marie Bottrell, it's sure to be a hit with classic country lovers.
Sunday, August 7th
FREDDY VETTE & THE FLAMES
Keeping 50's & 60's Rock and Roll Alive!
Freddy and his Flames physically transport back to the 50s during a passion-filled, raucous show that grabs you by the shirt sleeves and take you with it. And no one perform like Freddy. A true Showman.
Sunday, August 14th
THE GOOD BROTHERS
Canada's Multi-Award-Winning Country Vocal Group
Celebrating their 25th Anniversary Performance at the Barge!
The Good Brothers have gained a worldwide audience over the course of their accomplished career. They were inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of fame in September 2004 and are winners of eight Juno Awards for Country Music Group of the Year.
Collection for donations to support the Music on the Barge is taken during the concerts.
For more information, please contact Fred Schulz at email@example.com.
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