Lennie Gallant to headline festival
Acoustic Roots Festival set for September at Two Rivers Wildlife Park
The third annual Acoustic Roots Festival will feature award-winning singer-songwriter Lennie Gallant when it’s held Sept 4-6 at Two Rivers Wildlife Park.
The Cape Breton festival showcases some of Atlantic Canada’s most popular folk, country, Celtic, bluegrass and blues artists.
Performers include Adam Young, Adrianne & Mike, Allie Bennett, All Fired Up, Angelo Spinazzola, Anita MacDonald, Ben Miller, Buddy MacDonald, Colin Grant, Crowdis Bridge, Cyril MacPhee, Dara MacDonald, Darrell Keigan, Decota McNamara, Jason MacDonald, Jordon Musycsyn, Lennie Gallant, MacArthur School of Dance, Dwayne Cote, Ian Sherwood, Robert Bouchard, The Cape Breton School of the Arts and The Goin’s On.
Two Rivers Wildlife Park will also be hosting the Ole County Fair and Horse Show that same weekend.
Performances begin at 6 p.m. on Sept. 4 with an 11 a.m. start on Sept. 5 and 6.
Various musical workshops will be held throughout the festival.
For additional information on the third annual Acoustic Roots Festival and to register for workshops, visit www.acousticrootsfestival.com. To book a campsite at the park call 902-727-2483.
Award-winning singer-songwriter Lennie Gallant will headline the third annual Acoustic Roots Festival when it’s held Sept 4-6 at Two Rivers Wildlife Park in Marion Bridge.