Classic rock fans had best strap in.
The mostly-Canadian lineup will feature Prism, Headpins, Honeymoon Suite, Nick Gilder & Sweeney Todd, Toronto, Little River Band, Kim Mitchell, Harlequin, Platinum Blonde, 54-40, and Randy Bachman.
Pacific Western Brewing, in partnership with CN Centre and RG concerts, is expanding its popular yearly concert to become a full three-day festival featuring a lineup of 11 fabled bands. The lineup will include the Australian classic rock staple Little River Band, former Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive frontman Randy Bachman and B.C.’s own alt-rock legends 54-40. The Cariboo Rocks the North festival will be held at Exhibition Park from Aug. 10-12.
Organizers hope to draw 4,000 music fans from throughout the north and the interior. Tickets for the full-day pass will run for $149.50, while advance day passes will cost $59.50.
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