SHELBURNE, Ontario --There will be music in the air this summer once again as Shelburne’s Fiddle Fest is reborn as the new Heritage Music Festival with hosts, the Rotary Club of Shelburne hard at work preparing for this exciting new venue. It all takes place August 3 to 7 at the Dufferin Recreation Complex.
Here is our exciting line-up of entertainment:
Thursday Evening the very cute Next Generation Leahy hits the stage at 7pm with their family’s celebrated Celtic energy.
Friday Evening presents a Canadian Superstar and Juno Award winner Jim Cuddy who will grace the stage as the major headliner of the festival, performing his signature folk-country style music on stage.
The Jim Cuddy Band’s concert starts at 8pm with doors open at 7pm. Our new radio station Country 105 will be playing tunes pre-show and again following the concert till midnight, for all those who love to dance the evening away.
Friday during the day from 10am to 5pm, our 66th Canadian Open Fiddle Championship Play Downs get underway.
Saturday evening promises to be a great Fiddle Championship Finale featuring: “McLeod-former contest winners: Scott Wood, Shane Cook, Matthew Johnston & James Bickle.
For information about tickets and to find out more about what’s on, go to our new website: HeritageMusicFestival.com