Patriot love is in the air, as The Tragically Hip has confirmed tour dates and locations for their two-day Canada Day Weekend Festival tour. With special guests Death Cab For Cutie, The New Pornographers and The Rural Alberta Advantage, The Hip will take centre stage at two Ontario locations:

Saturday, June 30, 2012
The Commons @ Butler’s Barracks
Niagara On The Lake, ON
Doors – 3pm

Sunday, July 1, 2012
Burl’s Creek
Oro, ON
Doors – 3pm
(For camping information, click here )

The Tragically Hip keep pushing boundaries and bringing the music to the people. Now add Burl’s Creek and Niagara On The Lake to the list. I know George Bernard Shaw would approve!

– declares Elliott Lefko, Goldenvoice


Ticket Information

Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 3 at 10pm ET. Single-day tickets for each show are $69.50 + services and fees; there will be a limited number of 2-day Festival tickets available for $99.50 + service fees. All tickets are general admission and will be available through all Ticketmaster outlets. For tickets:

  • Visit
  • Call 416-870-8000
  • Listen to Edge 102.1, which is giving away tickets all week

For more information about The Tragically Hip’s Canada Day Weekend Festival tour, visit