Acadian Musical Village in Abram-Village will host the 12th annual Evangeline Country Music Festival, October 15–16.
Showcasing some of the top country music entertainers from across the Island, the Festival will present a different traditional Country Music Legend Show each night. Ticket holders can expect to hear the popular music of country legends like Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, George Jones, Tammy Wynette, Stompin’ Tom Connors, George Strait, Mark Chestnut, Willie Nelson and more.
Performing October 15 are Peggy Clinton (Tip to Tip Hoedown), Randy Murray, ECMA and Music PEI Award winner Cory Gallant, and Stompin’ Tom tribute artist Chad Matthews.
Performing October 16 are recording artists Sandra Jones and Larry Campbell, Jordan LeClair, and Jonathan (Jonny Ray) Arsenault of the Evangeline Region.
Back-up music will be provided by Rheal Arsenault, Remi Arsenault, Steve Perry and Victor Doucette.
Showtime on both nights is 8:30 pm. This is a 19+ event. Admission is limited to 200 tickets per show. Tickets are sold in advance and can be purchased online at villagemusical.com or by calling Pierrette Arsenault (854-2091) or Paula Arsenault (432-4759).