Bud Light presents the 2016 George Street Festival: July 28–Aug 2, 2016
The annual George Street Festival has grown to become an iconic event in the St. John’s calendar – a must attend attraction for tourists and residents alike. Over 40,000 people party on the “biggest little street in North America” for 6 straight days leading into the annual Regatta Day civic holiday.
The George Street Festival has featured well-known, world class acts including Blue Rodeo, Barenaked Ladies, Our Lady Peace, Great Big Sea, Hey Rosetta!, Dropkick Murphys, Kenny Rogers, The Wallflowers, Dr. Hook, Serena Ryder, Glass Tiger, Third Eye Blind, Honeymoon Suite, George Thorogood & The Destroyers, April Wine and Trooper amongst many more.
Additionally, the George Street stage has played host to local favorites such as Alan Doyle, Repartee, The Navigators, Masterless Men, Shanneyganock, Celtic Connection, The Dardanelles, Andrew James O’Brien and the Idlers, to name just a few.
The George Street Association’s commitment to big name bands and quality entertainment continues year after year.
The 2016 George Street Festival will take place July 28 – Aug 2, 2016.
Visit www.sja.ca for more information.
George Street Festival promo video (2012):