May 15, 2018 3:53 pm
Updated: May 15, 2018 4:03 pm

Peterborough MusicFest 2018 lineup has been announced

Nineteen out of twenty-one artists have been announced. Some include Magic, The Trews, A Flock of Seagulls, and Scott Helman-to name a few.


Almost all of the 21 artists have officially been announced for the 2018 Peterborough Musicfest concerts that run twice a week from June 30 to Aug. 25.

“We’re excited to finally share, it’s like Christmas,” said Musicfest general manager Tracy Randall.

“We’re on every Wednesday and Saturday right up until Aug. 25. There’s 18 nights of free concerts at Del Crary Park this summer,” she adds.

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While the artist for the June 30 concert is still to be determined, all but one other concert is set.

July 1- The Jerry Cans

July 4- The Trews

July 7- Magic!

July 11- A Flock of Seagulls

July 14- Howard Jones

July 18- Big Wreck

July 21- Wintersleep

July 25- Scott Helman

July 28- The Reklaws & Tebey

August 1- JJ+The Pillars

August 4- The Funk Frequency (Prince Tribute)

August 8- To be determined

August 11- Against the Wind (Bob Segar Tribute)

August 15- Terri Clark

August 18- The Legends Tribute: Adele, Lady Gaga & Paul McCartney

August 22- Bobby Bazini

August 25- Classic Albums: CCR Chronicle Vol. 1

Check out some highlights from last year

Peterborough’s Musicfest is one of the few not-for-profits still left in Canada providing free music for 32 years. Organizers say they couldn’t do it without their dedicated volunteers who come out each year.

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