Mid Island Co-op Rock the Park Music Festival

August 9 - August 11, 2024
August 9, 2024 Music: 1:00pm-8:30pm
Gates Open: 11:30am
August 10, 2024 Music: 12:00pm-9:30pm
Gates Open: 10:30am
August 11, 2024 Music: 12:00pm-7:30pm
Gates Open: 10:30am


This three-day music festival, sponsored by Mid Island Co-op celebrates old time rock and roll, classic rock and more…

Featured bands for 2024 are performing the music of: Shania Twain, Bon Jovi, Dixie Chicks, Tragically Hip, Def Leppard, Rolling Stones, Beatles, Queen, Chicago, Bryan Adams, Buddy Holly and other favourites!

Friday August 9 (Bands highlighted in red indicate schedule change):
1:00-2:30pm – Johnny Inappropriate
3:00-4:30pm – Spirit of Shania featuring Vivian Leigh – Shania Twain tribute
5:00-6:30pm – Gaslighter – Songs of the Dixie Chicks
7:00-8:30pm – Bad Medicine – Bon Jovi tribute

Saturday August 10:
12:00-1:30pm – Nautical Disaster – Tragically Hip tribute
2:00-3:30pm – Absolute Def Leppard
4:00-5:30pm – Sticky Fingers – Rolling Stones Experience
6:00-7:30pm – The Tribute: A Celebration of The Beatles
8:00-9:30pm – Absolute Queen – Queen tribute

Sunday August 11:
12:00-1:30pm – West Coast Chicago – Chicago tribute
2:00-3:30pm – March Hare 
4:00-5:30pm – Reckless – The Ultimate Bryan Adams tribute
6:00-7:30pm – Zack Stevenson – Buddy Holly tribute

2024 Ticket Pricing
General Admission:
Three-day pass: $80.00 + GST
One-day Pass: $45.00 + GST
Youth (13-18 yrs): $45.00/Three-day pass or $15.00/day + GST
Children 12 & under (must be accompanied by an adult): Free
Note: Processing fees additional 

Cancellation Policy: The Parksville Beach Festival Society has a “no refund” policy for cancellations.

Pet Policy: Animals are NOT allowed inside the concert area, regardless if being carried. Service animals specifically trained to aid a person with a disability are welcome.

 Tickets on sale now. Visit here to purchase tickets. 

Online ticket sales available up until 3pm Thursday August 8th.  Tickets can be purchased at the on-site Box Office on all three days of the music festival based on availability. Wristbands available for pickup at the Box Office which will be located at the festival gate.  Please note that wristbands must be picked up by the purchaser, showing valid identification.

Chairs available for rent: $5/day or $10/weekend ~ or you are welcome to bring your own!

The Parksville Beach Festival Society is planning for liquor service provision at this event. Please note that concert goers are not allowed to bring alcohol or any other liquids into the venue and our team will screen for this at the entrance gate. Any prohibited items, including outside liquor, will be confiscated. As free potable water will be available on site attendees may however bring empty water bottles. There will be a wide range of alcoholic and non alcoholic refreshments available to purchase. We appreciate your cooperation.

We would like to recognize and thank the following businesses for their support:



Rite-Way Fencing Inc.







Put your business in the spotlight and reach over 100,000 potential customers.  There are many ways to participate!  If you don’t find the right fit for your business and budget, we would be happy to customize a benefit package to suit your needs.  Contact us at info@parksvillebeachfest.ca.


Master sculptors from all around the world apply to participate in Parksville’s annual competition each year.

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15 Jul 2024