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Day 38 Overview

Location: CFS Stage
Country Music Appreciation Day 11am-3pm

11am    Harold Anderson - played the country music circuit of the prairies for years, he knows some country standards real well

Noon    Steve McKinnon Trio - not only does Steve write country tunes but he has good collection of fave traditional country standards that will engage you

1pm   Joe Charron - country/folk from a guy who has been acknowledged nationally for his ability to write good songs from the heart with present day histories in mind

2pm    Ryan McMahon - from Ladysmith, a family man touring the country where writing from your own personal experiences /observations can catch you success – acoustic guitar and strong vocals, he delivers his roots folk/country with an honest approach that wins him audiences every time

3pm Michelle Edwardson - a recent move from Nanaimo to the valley has been our blessing as she brings her style of singer/songwriter observations to the table.

4pm   Bijoux du Bayou - let’s get some swamp/zydeco/roots rock in our system and chances are we will all dance -this band returns to shake our legs

5pm  Andrea Smith / Bev Finch - this combination of two women from north of Nanaimo who write some great tunes and sing oh so well do come together to share with us

6pm   Daniel Cook and the Radiators - 4 piece from Vic with island country styled lyrics and feel - makes you take notice in a real good way

7pm   Roots &Grooves - what a way to end a day but with Nico Rhodes and Rick Scott - be prepared to go on a musical journey when age combines with youth - keyboards and dulcimer,  yes dulcimer - what a duo - a do not miss

For artists bios, visit our Lunch in the Park page.


Earlier Event: August 4
Big Easy Funk Ensemble - City Square
Later Event: August 5
Country Music Appreciation Day