Mid Island Co-op Rock the Park Music Festival

August 11 - August 13, 2023
August 11, 2023 Music: 1:00pm-8:30pm
Gates Open: 11:30am
August 12, 2023 Music: 12:00pm-9:15pm
Gates Open: 10:30am
August 13, 2023 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 2023 are performing the music of: ABBA, Bob Seger, David Bowie, Eagles, Elvis, Fleetwood Mac, Joe Cocker, John Fogerty/CCR, Neil Diamond, Santana and other perennial favourites!

Friday August 11:
1:00-2:30pm – Big Awesome – West Coast Soul
3:00-4:30pm – Supernatural – Tribute to the music of Santana
5:00-6:30pm – Nearly Neil & The Solitary Band – Neil Diamond tribute
7:00-8:30pm – Garrett Gregory – Rock infused Country

Saturday August 12:
12:00-1:30pm – Night Moves – The ultimate tribute to Bob Seger
2:00-3:15pm – Fleetwood Magic – The authentic Fleetwood Mac tribute show
3:45-5:15pm – Centrefield – John Fogerty/Creedence Clearwater Revival Tribute
5:45-7:15pm – A Night of Bowie – David Bowie tribute
7:45-9:15pm – Joe Cocker Experience

Sunday August 13:
12:00-1:30pm – Rock of Ages – Rock from the 60’s to today
2:00-3:30pm – Arrival – Canada’s tribute to ABBA
4:00-5:30pm – Darren Lee and the Memphis Flash  – World Elvis Champion
6:00-7:30pm – Eagle Eyes – Eagles tribute

Ticket Pricing
General Admission:
Three-day pass: $75.00 + GST
One-day Pass: $40.00 + GST
Students (13-18 yrs): $10.00/day + GST
Children 12 & under (must be accompanied by an adult): Free

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 available here!  

Online ticket sales available up until 3pm Thursday August 10th.  Tickets can be purchased at the on-site Box Office on all three days of the music festival. Wristbands available for pickup 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 you own!

New this year…designated liquor service area.

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




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.


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26 Sep 2023