The 18th Annual Porquis Rock 'N' Blues Festival
July 10, 11 & 12, 2015


The lineup is now finalized and we hope you agree that

it was well worth the wait!


The Porquis Rock 'N' Blues Festival will deliver high quality music to Northerners right here in our own back yard, all in a relaxed atmosphere and at
a reasonable price.
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Friday Day Pass only $20.00 / Saturday Day Pass only: $35.00

Weekend Pass: $40.00

Check out the links and give them a listen...then come see
these great artists perform live
at the Porquis Rock 'N' Blues Festival!

Friday July 10th

6:00 p.m.: Inviolet

7:30 p.m.: Drivyn

9:15 p.m.: Jack & The Ripperz

10:45 p.m.: Jake and the Fundamentals

Saturday July 11th

1:30 p.m.: Conor Gains

3:15 p.m.: Erin McCallum
Erin is our emcee this year as well!

5:00 p.m.: Paul Reddick Band

6:45 p.m.: Ghost Town Blues Band

8:30 p.m.: Digging Roots

10:15 p.m.: Monkey Junk

Saturday morning

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Pancake & French Toast breakfast

Sunday morning
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Full breakfast with entertainment

Porquis Rock’N’ Blues Festival has a new name and returns
for an amazing 18th year!

Don’t let the new name fool you. The Festival will remain true to its’ vision of “delivering high quality music to Northerners right here in our own back yard, all in a relaxed atmosphere and at a reasonable price”. The mission will be accomplished with outstanding entertainment provided by some new faces and some familiar faces while maintaining the valued tradition of presenting exceptional talent.

  • Multi Juno, Blues Music, and Maple Blues Award winners MonkeyJunk
  • Juno Award winners, the innovative Digging Roots
  • The Ghost Town Blues Band “Thisis 21stCentury Blues at its best” –Living Blues Magazine. Any questions?
  • Multi Award winner Paul Reddick combing the brilliance of poetry with the power of the Blues
  • Erin McCallum – Her byline is Big Voice. Big Sound. ‘Nuff said
  • 2014 Toronto Blues Society New Talent Search winners Conor Gains
  • North Bay’s own Jake & TheFundamentals with offerings ofmulti coloured Blues make a return to Porquis with a new CD in hand
  • Returning favourites Jack & TheRipperz will be laying down aselect mix of Blues, R&B, and Roots selections
  • Timmins' hard driving rockers Drivyn
  • Local progressive rockers Inviolet
It all adds up to the best Porquis Festival to date!


Classic Car & Custom Motorcycle

Saturday, July 11th

For more info call Ken Cosens

or email

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