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Hey 90s kids! This new CanRock tour is just for you

The 90s were when Canadian alt-rock really came of age. If that was your era, you’re gonna love the new Saints and Sinners Tour.

Big Wreck, The Headstones, Moist, and The Tea Party will tour 17 Canadian cities together this summer, starting in Penticton BC on June 26 and wrapping up in St. John’s NL July 30.

Here’s the itinerary:

  • June 26 Penticton, BC South Okanagan Events Centre
  • June 27 Abbotsford, BC Abbotsford Centre
  • June 29 Victoria, BC Save On Foods Memorial Centre
  • July 1 Prince George, BC CN Centre
  • July 2 Lethbridge, AB ENMAX Centre
  • July 3 Regina, SK Brandt Centre
  • July 4 Edmonton, AB Edmonton Convention Centre
  • July 6 Calgary, AB Big Four Roadhouse (Stampede Park)
  • July 7 Brandon, MB Westoba Place
  • July 8 Winnipeg, MB Bell MTS Place
  • July 11 Rama, ON Casino Rama Resort
  • July 15 Laval, QC Place Bell
  • July 16 Buffalo, NY Artpark Amphitheater
  • July 18 Ottawa, ON RBC Ottawa Bluesfest *
  • July 23 Halifax, NS Scotiabank Centre
  • July 24 Moncton, NB Casino New Brunswick
  • July 30 St. John’s, NL George Street Festival

VIP packages and presales start tomorrow (January 21) at 10am local time. General tickets sales begin Friday (January 24) at 10am local.

Speaking of VIP packages, what exactly does that mean? Thanks for asking.

• Once in a lifetime photo opportunity with you and all four bands!*
• Exclusive VIP Commemorative Saints and Sinners 2020 Tour Laminate *
• Exclusive Saints and Sinners 2020 Tour Lanyard
• Limited Edition Pin-Pack (includes 4 Pins, 1 from each band)
• Exclusive Saints and Sinners 2020 Tour Drink Koozie
• Front of the line access to the venue for VIP pass holder ^
• Early access to merch booth for VIP pass holder^
99.99 + shipping, handling and tax.

  • Photo will be with you or your group, and all bands on the tour
    ** VIP Laminate is your access ticket to the VIP event
    ^ Unavailable in Ottawa & St John’s
    ** Please note that the VIP Upgrade Package is purchased separately. Fans must already have a show ticket to attend.

One more thing: The tour has partnered with PLUS1 which means that $1 from every ticket (where available) will go to the Unison Benevolent Fund. This is an organization that provides counselling and emergency relief services to the Canadian music community. 

Alan Cross

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One thought on “Hey 90s kids! This new CanRock tour is just for you

  • I love it! But… Artpark isn’t in Buffalo.. it’s in Lewiston.


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