Footprints Security “Opening Weekend” Concert featuring Trooper

Saturday, July 13, 2024
July 13, 2024 Gates Open at 4:30pm
The Soul Shakers - 5:30-7:00pm
Trooper - 7:30-9:00pm

To kick off the beginning of Parksville Beach Festival join us Saturday, July 13th at the Parksville Outdoor Theatre for an unforgettable concert featuring Trooper.

Prepare to witness greatness as one of Canada’s top five selling bands of all time graces our stage! Renowned as the best performing band in Canada, their music has transcended generations, resonating with fans across the globe. Get ready for an electrifying concert experience filled with chart-topping hits, unparalleled musicianship, and an unforgettable journey through their illustrious career. Join us for a night of musical mastery and witness firsthand why this iconic band continues to hold the hearts of music lovers everywhere. Don’t miss your chance to be part of history – secure your tickets now for an evening that promises to be nothing short of legendary!

Before the legendary Trooper takes center stage, get ready to groove with The Soul Shakers, hailed as one of the best dance bands on Vancouver Island! From 5:30 to 7:00 PM, immerse yourself in a world of top-notch musicianship, stellar harmonies, and pulsating energy. The Soul Shakers are set to captivate you with their high-octane performances featuring classic soul, Motown, R&B, blues, and popular tunes that will have you singing and dancing.

Tickets available for purchase starting March 1, 2024 on line or in person at the McMillan Arts Centre, 133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC – Tuesday thru Sunday 11am-3pm.

General Admission:
Adult: $45.00 + GST
Students (13-18 yrs): $10.00 + 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.

Online ticket sales available up until 3pm Friday July 12th.  Tickets can be purchased at the on-site Box Office day of based on availability.

Chairs available for rent for $5 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

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