Despite the snow on the ground, we are ramping up for summer here at the Stockey Centre! We are now seeking bands to feature in our outdoor summer concert series Bands on the Bay for 2019.
We consider entertainers all across the musical spectrum to bring a wide offering of styles and genres to our patrons.
If you would like to be considered for inclusion in this summer’s Bands on the Bay line-up, please complete the application form (found below) and submit to Kelsey Norris by no later than Friday March 1st 2019 at 4:00pm.
Electronic applications can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hard copies can be mailed to:
ATTN: Kelsey Norris
2 Bay Street
Parry Sound, ON
Bands on the Bay Application Form 2019 [PDF]
Available Bands on the Bay dates include:
Tuesday June 4 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday June 11 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday June 18 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday June 25 from 7pm – 9pm
Monday July 1 (Canada Day) – 4 time slots available
Tuesday July 2 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday July 9 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday July 16 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday August 13 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday August 20 from 7pm – 9pm
Tuesday August 27 from 7pm – 9pm
We are looking forward to your wonderful submissions for this summer’s concerts!
The holidays are fast approaching and we’re open regularly scheduled hours until December 22 to accommodate your last minute shopping needs. Make sure to check our Holiday Hours for visits from December 24 to January 2. Happy Holidays from the Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts and the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame!
The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame will be closed from 11am to 4pm on Monday August 13, the Hall of Fame Gift Shop and Stockey Centre Box Office will remain open during this time. On Friday August 17, the Stockey Centre & Bobby Orr Hall of Fame will close at 3pm, with last admission being 2:30pm. Thank you!
The Parry Sound 33 forest fire is located approx. 75km north of the Town of Parry Sound. The Town and the adjacent municipalities have not been affected by the fire which is continuing to move north of the Henvey Inlet area away from the Town of Parry Sound.
For information on Parry Sound Fire 33, please visit the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry website: https://www.ontario.ca/page/forest-fires. There you will find up to date advisories and maps. For information about road closures please visit the Ministry of Transportation website: https://511on.ca/.
The District of Parry Sound is currently a restricted fire zone with the fire danger rating set to extreme, no burning or fireworks are permitted.
The picturesque waterfront will be the heart of the Canada Day celebrations in 2018! All events and activities are FREE, so join us for a day filled with entertainment, fun, fireworks, and more!
When: July 1, 2018
Time: 1:00 – 10:00 PM
Location: Stockey Centre and Town Dock
See below for a schedule of entertainment and activities!
Charles W. Stockey Centre
Bands on the Bay Lineup:
- Terry Little & the Rhythm Boys @ 1 PM
- Spur of the Moment @ 3 PM
- Kick Ptarmigan @ 5 PM
- Evening Performer To Be Announced @ 7:30 PM
Stockey Centre Parking Lot
Kids’ Zone from 3 – 8 PM:
- Inflatables, face-painting, balloon artists, games, and the Parry Sound Fire Department fire truck!
Town Dock and Band Shell
- Food trucks from 3 – 10 PM
- Trulee Odd Show performance @ 3 PM
- Goodbye Riverview @ 4 PM
- Trulee Odd Show performance @ 5 PM
- Opening Ceremonies and cupcakes @ 6 PM
- Trulee Odd Show performance @ 7 PM
- Goodbye Riverview @ 8:30 PM
Fireworks at 10 PM
The spectacular fireworks display will be set off over the inner harbour. Please see the map below for the “no boat zone”. Please note that no boats will be allowed in this area at any time during the fireworks display.
Canada Day Fireworks: No Boat Zone
For our upcoming Celebrating Youth Event, the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame will be open reduced hours on Saturday June 23rd, opening at 10:00pm until 2:00pm with the last admission at 1:30pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.
In preparation for our upcoming Celebrating Youth Event, the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame will be open reduced hours on Tuesday June 12th, opening at 1:00pm until 6:00pm with the last admission at 5:30pm. We apologize for any inconvenience. The Stockey Centre Box Office will remain open during this time.
The Stockey Centre staff if very excited to unveil our new website!
If you have any questions about the new website, please contact us at email@example.com.
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