Drive In For Mental Health with Gord Bamford

On August 29 Arctic Spas & ATB present the Drive In For Mental Health with Gord Bamford. Hosted at the Edmonton Expo Centre, Gord Bamford will play 2 shows, one at 6:30pm and the other at 9pm.

Tickets go on sale on at on Friday, August 14 at 10am. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) – Edmonton.

Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), founded in 1918, is one of the oldest voluntary organizations in Canada. Each year, CMHA provides direct service to more than 100,000 Canadians through the combined efforts of more than 10,000 volunteers and staff across Canada in over 120 communities.

CMHA promotes the mental health of all and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness and their families through advocacy, education, research, services and supports. Services are tailored to the needs and resources of the communities where they are based.

Guests must adhere to the following guidelines:

Each Ticket is good for (ONE) Vehicle. People sharing a vehicle should be from the same household or cohort. Windows can be rolled down, convertibles must have their tops on . No crowd participation permitted. People are asked to remain in their vehicles for the entire concert. People hanging outside of their windows or sunroofs will be instructed to stay inside their vehicles by security and MC’s or they will be instructed to leave.

No food and beverage sales will be available onsite. No giveaways or handouts onsite. Guests will be instructed to bring their own food and beverage to consume within their vehicle. Guests will be asked to take all their garbage with them when they leave the event.

No washrooms will be available on site – the show is designed to be short enough for most guest’s comfort.

Assigned parking spots will be clearly marked and distanced 2 metres apart. Drivers will be directed by a parking attendant/marshall upon arrival. Once parked, guests will be asked to turn off the ignition and avoid idling.

Smoking anything including; cigarettes, e-cigarettes and cannabis, vaping, illegal substances and consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited.

After the show, the event emcee will give verbal instructions to the attendees regarding exit/egress procedures. Guests will be instructed to be patient during this time and comply with instructions from event staff. Venue staff will direct vehicles that are exiting to ensure order. Attendees may leave the concert anytime during the show however re-entry will not be permitted.
In the event of an emergency, concert-goers are asked to follow all instructions displayed on the large video screens which will include a phone number to call.