SAWDUST CITY MUSIC FESTIVAL RETURNS TO GRAVENHURST, ON FOR 2ND ANNUAL FESTIVAL

SAWDUST CITY MUSIC FESTIVAL RETURNS TO GRAVENHURST, ON FOR AUGUST LONG WEEKEND

SECOND ANNUAL FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FIRST ROUND OF ARTISTS GOOD LOVELIES, ROSE COUSINS AND ROYAL WOOD

WEEKEND AND VIP PACKAGES ON SALE NOW

*NEW THIS YEAR*
SUNDAY KIDS ZONE, AND A VENDOR VILLAGE IN GULL LAKE ROTARY PARK

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“Sawdust City Music Festival was one of the highlights of my summer.  The Festival was intimate, musical and a great gathering.  I loved playing it and I hope I get the chance to do it again.” - JIM CUDDY

TORONTO, ON - APRIL 11, 2018 - TODAY, Sawdust City Music Festival presented by TD Bank Group, is excited to announce the festival's return to beautiful historic "Sawdust City" Gravenhurst, ON this coming August long weekend. The second annual 3-day multi-venue music festival will take place August 3rd to 5th, and feature award-winning artists such as the Good LoveliesRose Cousins, and Royal Wood. The weekend will include two evenings at the Opera House, a Songwriters' Circle, Music on the Barge, Sunday Kids Zone (children's programming, story time, balloons and so much more), and a vendor village in Gull Lake Rotary Park. Weekend and VIP Packages are on sale now. Reserve your packages today either by purchasing online (click here) or by contacting the Gravenhurst Opera House Box Office: (705)-687-5550 or Toll-Free 1-888-495-8888. Show Only tickets for Friday & Saturday night Opera House concerts to go on sale at a later date. Full details can be found below and at www.sawdustcitymusicfestival.com

"Miranda and her musicians brought energy and enthusiasm plus first-class entertainment to our community. We at the Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce are excited about the return of the Sawdust City Music Festival this summer.” – Sandy Lockhart, Manager, Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce

“The Gravenhurst BIA was thrilled to see the Sawdust City Music Festival come to our town! Events such as this have an immense positive impact on the community and more specifically, the business community. This music festival not only celebrates Gravenhurst’s rich culture and heritage but also highlights our current assets. We hope to see this event continue for years to come!” – Lindsay Fetterley-Coles, President, Gravenhurst BIA

The festival would like to thank our event sponsors - Americana Music Publishing, Arterra Wines Canada, Bullfrog Power, Sawdust City Brewing Co., The Balvenie Whisky, Slaight Music, TD Bank Group and the Town of Gravenhurst; and our venue partners - Arts at the Albion, Currie's Music, Discovery Centre, "Music on the Barge" at Gull Lake Rotary Park, Gravenhurst Opera House, The OAR, "The Saloon" at Sawdust City Brewing Co. 

The Weekend Package - $145 (all inclusive)
Friday and Saturday nights - Star-Studded Concerts at the Opera House featuring Juno Award Winners
Saturday afternoon Songwriters' Circle (exclusively for the weekend pass and VIP pass holders)
Saturday Night Pre-show Reception featuring Sawdust City Brewing Co., Arterra Wines, and The Balvenie Whisky tastings
Swag Bag
Sunday Morning Arts at the Albion Gallery Concert
Sunday Afternoon Rotary Park Weekend Pass Holder tent access with snacks etc.

VIP Package - $299 (all inclusive)
The above + 
Saturday Night VIP artist meet and greet & photo session
Sunday afternoon Cottage Picnic with Secret Musical Guests
VIP seating at Music on the Barge
Silk Screen Numbered Limited Edition Poster
+ More

Free Events
The Oar - Friday and Saturday Dinner Showcase
Sawdust City Brewing Co. - Friday and Saturday Afterparty
Muskoka Discovery Center at the Wharf - Sunday Afternoon Showcase
Kids Zone and Vendor Village - Rotary Park - Sunday - 2pm - Dusk
Music On The Barge - Sunday Night

Reserve your packages today either by purchasing online (click here) or by contacting the Gravenhurst Opera House Box Office: (705)-687-5550 or Toll-Free 1-888-495-8888. 

Show Only tickets for Friday & Saturday night Opera House concerts to go on sale at a later date. Stay tuned!

Sawdust City Music Festival Line-Up
Good Lovelies
Rose Cousins
Royal Wood

Amanda Rheaume
cAbiners
Damhnait Doyle
Grady Kelneck
Hiccup The Clown
Jeremie Albino
Lemon Bucket Orkestra
Liam Russell
The Muskoka Ukulele Society
Pressgang Mutiny
Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar
Scotty Fuddle
Vikki VanSickle
*MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED*

 

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For Media Inquiries, Please Contact:
Beth Cavanagh - Publicist
What's The Story?
beth@whatsthestory.ca
416.803.7685
www.whatsthestory.ca

For General Festival Inquiries, Please Contact:
info@Sawdustcitymusicfestival.com 

For Sponsorship Inquiries, Please Contact:
Tyler Tasson
Endemic Marketing
tylertasson@gmail.com
www.endemicmarketing.com

For Volunteer Opportunities, Please Complete The Following Form:
https://www.sawdustcitymusicfestival.com/volunteer/

For Vendor Village Opportunites, Please Complete The Following Form:
https://www.sawdustcitymusicfestival.com/vendor-village/