SASKATOON – Saskatchewan’s classic rock festival will return to the Delta Bessborough in 2016, coming off two straight years of sold-out performances.
Eleven acts will grace the stage in the hotel gardens between Aug. 19 and 21. All of them will be making their first appearances at Rock the River.
The full schedule looks like this:
Friday, Aug. 19
- Sass Jordan
- David Wilcox
- Starship featuring Mickey Thomas
Saturday, Aug. 20
- Carole Pope & Rough Trade
- Rik Emmett of Triumph
Sunday, Aug. 21
- The Northern Pikes
- Nick Gilder & Sweeney Todd
Advance day passes are $52, while a full event pass costs $135. Tickets go on sale Nov. 30 at 10 a.m. CT on Ticketmaster.