Rock the Boat returns to Tyne Valley Oyster Festival
Rock the Boat is coming back to the Tyne Valley Oyster Festival after proving to be a major draw in its inaugural year last year.
The 2014 Tyne Valley Oyster Festival attracted over 15,000 visitors last year.
The festival will run from July 29-Aug. 2 with Rock the Boat taking place on Aug. 1.
ACOA’s Business Development Program is providing a $30,000 contribution to support Tyne Valley Oyster Festival Inc. with infrastructure, equipment and marketing requirements necessary to produce and market the show.
The provincial Department of Economic Development and Tourism, will contribute another $30,000 to the project.
Rock the Boat 2015 will feature Tom Cochrane and Red Rider, Matt Andersen, the Stanfields, the Irish Descendents, and Amy and Rachel Beck.