Winnipeg has always been a hotbed of the classics and true classic rock fans are in for a special treat this summer as the first annual Winnipeg Classic RockFest takes over the field at Shaw Park on August 29th!
Winnipeg Classic RockFest will feature Canadian rock and roll legends KENNY SHIELDS & STREETHEART in their FINAL OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE EVER on their Farewell Tour, along with special guests HONEYMOON SUITE, HARLEQUIN, and THE PUMPS & ORPHAN.
After four decades of keeping their legacy alive, Kenny Shields and Streetheart is saying farewell and playing their final year of shows together. Winnipeg Classic RockFest will mark Streetheart’s final outdoor performance ever as they play for their loyal Winnipeg fans at Shaw Park.
Led by founding members Kenny Shields, Daryl Gutheil and Streetheart alumni Jeff Neill, along with long standing members Bruce Jacobs and Tim Sutton, Kenny Shields and Streetheart is celebrating forty years of great rock and roll and good times. It has been an incredible journey and the legacy of Streetheart will always stand as an important part of Canadian rock and roll history.
“Playing our last outdoor concert in Winnipeg where Streetheart first began is a huge honour,” said Kenny Shields. “We look forward to all of our great Winnipeg fans joining us for what will certainly be a highlight show of the summer for us! Thank you everyone for the memories of a lifetime.”
Tickets for Winnipeg Classic RockFest go on sale Thursday, June 1 at 10:00am through Ticketmaster. To commemorate Streetheart’s 40 years, special $40 Early Bird tickets will be available for a limited time.