Amanda Marshall will rock Montebello Park when she’s in town later this summer for a free, outdoor concert.
Marshall will be part of a trio of Canadian singers performing in Montebello Park Wednesday, Aug. 30 as part of the ONtour free concert series marking Ontario’s 150th anniversary. Michelle Treacy and Mélanie Brulée will also take the stage for the free concert which runs 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The ONtour concert will partner with the City of St. Catharines’ Summer Concerts in the Park at Montebello Park.
“We are thrilled to have an ONtour free concert as a part of Summer Concerts in the Park,” said Elizabeth Fritshaw, who is coordinating the City’s summer concerts. “The announcement that Amanda Marshall is headlining a free concert in Montebello Park sets the tone for our amazing season of free summer concerts.”
The City’s summer concerts kick off Wednesday, July 12 when the American Rogues take the stage with its energetic Celtic rock. Opening act the PubJugs start things off at 6 p.m. with their East Coast flavoured sound. Summer Concert in the Park continues on select Wednesday nights in July and August with the following performances: July 19, Solstice at 6 p.m., K’Bola Band at 7 p.m.; July 26, Mariannie (OM) at 6 p.m., Maureen Brown Band at 7 p.m.; Aug. 16, Aaron Berger at 6 p.m., Limestone Chorus at 7 p.m., The Ferns at 8 p.m.; Aug. 23, Sandy Vine Trio at 6 p.m., Walter Ostanek Band at 7 p.m.; Aug. 30, ONtour free concert with Amanda Marshall, Michelle Treacy and Mélanie Brulée, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Summer Concerts take place rain or shine but may be cancelled due to severe weather. Visit www.stcatharines.ca/summerconcerts for more information. Summer concerts, including the ONtour concert, are free and no tickets are required.
In addition to a toe-tapping good time, park visitors can enjoy food and drink available for purchase. Bring your own lawn chair or blankets for seating. There are washrooms on site and free parking is also available.