Live Music In Ontario’s Cottage Country: Spring 2019

Give a warm round of applause for Spring finally returning to Ontario’s cottage country and for the great line-up of musical artists appearing across the region this season. Whether you’re looking for big sound in a waterfront performance hall, smooth jazz at an eclectic outdoor venue, or some intimate performances in a pub setting, this Spring you’ll find an array of exceptional artists performing live. Here is just a partial list of gigs:

Algonquin Theatre Huntsville

Soul45 May 24
H B R Joe Cocker’s Mad Dog & Englishmen June 13
Surfin’ Safari June 29

Boston Pizza Gravenhurst

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Brunswick Sports Grill & Pub Parry Sound

Check their Facebook Page for live music announcements happening every weekend

Canada Summit Centre Huntsville 

Snoop Dogg & Friends Tour May 19 

Carey’s Irish Pub Gravenhurst 

Morgan Rider May 23 

Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts Parry Sound

Led Zepagain – A Tribute to Led Zeppelin May 14
ONE NIGHT with CONWAY May 29
Bands on the Bay: The Phil Morgan Band June 4
A Night with Andre-Philippe Gagnon June 7
Let’s Rock ‘n’ Roll starring Pete Paquette June 8
Bands on the Bay: Sticks ‘N’ Tones June 11
Bands on the Bay: The Miracles June 18
Classic Albums Live Presents Pink Floyd: The Wall June 19
Women Fully Clothed: Invisible June 22
Bands on the Bay: Filthy Rich and the Empty Pockets June 25
Reuben and the Dark June 27
Roy Orbison: The All-Star Tribute June 28
Dan Hill June 29 

Photo Credit: Gordon Lightfoot

Deerhurst Resort Huntsville

Hornapalooza III May 25

Etwell Concert Series Huntsville

Steve Strongman June 23
Morgan Davis June 30 

Gravenhurst Opera House Gravenhurst

MCA presents Canadian Men’s Choir May 25
Menopause the Musical June 7
The Jive Bombers with Special Guest Johnny Max June 8

Highlander Brew Co. South River

The Swamp Donkeys May 18
The Gary White Trio May 25 
Jake Thomas June 1 
John Witterick June 8
Greg Mashinter June 15
Douglas McLean June 22
James Gray June 29 

Lake of Bays Brewhouse Huntsville 

Tobin Spring May 25
Spring Tour! Ontario June 1 
Michael Haley June 1
Brewery Music Sessions hosted by Petra with guests June 8
Rusty McCarthy June 15
Grady Kelneck June 22
Steeling Time June 29
Jim Allen June 30

Peter’s Players Gravenhurst

Classic Albums Live performs Wish You Were Here – Pink Floyd May 11
Bobby Bazini May 26
2019 Spring Music Dinner Cruise June 1
Carlos del Junco & The Blues Mongrels June 15
The Northern Pikes June 29

Rene M Caisse Memorial Theatre Bracebridge

Die Walkure May 26
Dialogues Des Carmelites June 23

Photo Credit: Paul Nelson

Sawdust City Brewing Co Gravenhurst

The Tex-Styles May 11
The Rifle & The Writer May 17
Charlie McKittrick May 18
Sam Loaker May 24
The Hot Karls May 25
Tamica Herod with Sean Cotton May 31
Dockside June 1 

Paul Noonan June 7 
Too Nice June 8 
Papa John June 14
Tamica Herod with Sean Cotton June 21 
Carter Pharoah Experience June 22 
Morgan Davis June 28 
Dan Walsh June 29 
FUNKFEST June 29 

The Griffin Gastropub Bracebridge 

Matt Allen May 10 
Grady Kelneck May 11 
Steeling Time May 17 
Sean Cotton May 23 
Carter Pharoah May 24 
Cody Thompson May 25 
Lopez May 31 
Cody Thompson June 1 
Matt Allen June 7 
Carter Pharoah June 8 
Grady Kelneck June 14 
Ash & Rob June 15 
Lopez June 21 
Callisto June 22 
Carter Pharoah June 28 
Matt Allen June 29 
Carter Pharoah June 30

The Kee to Bala Bala 

Tim Hicks May 18
Loud Luxury June 22
The Trews June 30

The Mill on Main Huntsville

Clayton Earl May 11
Mike Phillips May 12
James Gray May 18
Mike Phillips May 19
Bill Stewart May 25

The “New” Baldwins Resort” Windermere

‘60s/‘70s Night with Clifton Pettipas May 18
‘80s Night with Clifton Pettipas May 25
‘90s Night with Clifton Pettipas June 1 
‘00s Night with Clifton Pettipas June 8th 
‘10-today Night with Clifton Pettipas June 22 
Great Canadians with Clifton Pettipas June 29

Photo Credit: The KEE to Bala

The Oar Gravenhurst

Sean Cotton May 7 
Mike Phillips May 8 
Grady Kelneck May 14 
Paul Noonan May 15 
Angie Nussey May 21
Grady Kelneck 
May 22 
Papa John Witterick May 28 
Jamie Drake May 29 
Sean Cotton June 4 
Megan Anne June 5 
Matt Allen June 11 
Mike Phillips June 12 
Mitch Beube June 18 
Morgan Rider June 19 
Briar Summers June 25 
Kenny Munshaw June 26 

Trestle Brewing Company Parry Sound 

Charlie McKittrick May 17
Mike Biggar May 25
Shawn Kerr May 31

For more on music events and concerts in the region, visit MuskokaParry SoundLoring-RestouleAlgonquin Park, and Almaguin Highlands. Did we miss something? Email jack@explorersedge.ca with details!

To plan your Spring getaway, click here.

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