Celebrate the start of 2019 in Niagara Falls! The musical lineup for this year’s Niagara Falls New Year’s Eve celebration in Queen Victoria Park has just been revealed and the all-Canadian lineup features Burton Cummings, The Sheepdogs, Walk Off the Earth, and Niagara’s very own Avenue Inn.
In addition to an amazing outdoor concert, this totally free event will feature two fireworks shows at 9pm and midnight, along with an outdoor licensed area and food and beverage vendors. Festivities begin at 8pm.
And now, here’s a little bit more about this year’s amazing Canadian performers:
Celebrated Canadian musician Burton Cummings is widely known as the lead singer and songwriter of The Guess Who and for his legendary solo hits like “Stand Tall”, “My Own Way to Rock”, and “Fine State of Affairs”. He was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 2016 and continues to tour all around Canada and the United States.
The Sheepdogs are a multi Juno Award-winning retro rock band from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. In 2011, they became the first unsigned band to make the cover of Rolling Stone magazine and went on to release six studio albums and a number of popular songs like “I Don’t Know”, “Feeling Good”, and “The Way It Is”.
Walk Off the Earth
Walk Off the Earth is a Burlington-based indie pop band known for their music videos of covers and original songs, one of which features all five members of the band simultaneously playing one guitar. Walk Off the Earth won the 2016 Juno Award for Group of the Year, has appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show, and has gone on to release a string of successful original songs.
Avenue Inn is a Niagara Falls based alternative rock band that was named Band of the Year at the Niagara Music Awards and recently released a new album called “Tonight”.
Don’t miss out on one of the most exciting New Year’s Eve celebrations in the country and start planning your Niagara Falls getaway today!