Stanfest, Rise Again – The Show Must Go On


Joel Plaskett is performing in the Rise Again – The Show Must Go On concert on August 20 at the Metro Centre in Halifax, in support for the Stan Rogers Folk Festival.

Festival organizers were forced to cancel their 18th annual event this year in the face of Hurricane Arthur as it blew into Atlantic Canada. Annually Stanfest, as it is affectionately known, brings over 50 artists together in front of 12,000 fans in Canso, Nova Scotia.

The line-up for the Rise Again – The Show Must Go On concert includes:

Carl Bond
Catherine MacLellan
Dave Gunning
J.P. Cormier
Joel Plaskett
Laura Smith
Matt Andersen
Molly Thomason
Rhapsody Quintet
The Stanfields
Stephen Fearing
Thom Swift

Tickets are $42.50. Tickets are available online at www.ticketatlantic.com, Ticket Atlantic Box Office, participating Atlantic Superstores, charge by phone at 451-1221 and toll free at 1-877-451-1221. Service charges apply.