Under The Spire

Concerts, Pride Ceilidh, Open Stage and more in July

Featuring over 30 concerts and community events, the 2023 Under the Spire Music Festival (USMF) is underway at Historic St Mary’s on Hamilton Road in Indian River, PEI.

USMF’s 28th season continues with Dan Mangen on June 30. 

July performances include Christina Bouey & Pierre Andre Doucet on July 2, Hard Times Orchestra on July 9, Archetype Trad on July 14, Isidore Quartet on July 16 and Logan Richard on July 21.

The popular Open Stage event, which welcomes anyone to St. Mary’s to perform in their favourite genre on a world-class stage, will be held on July 22 at 3 pm. It will be hosted by Noah Malcolm.

Happenstancers will be live in concert on July 23. 

The Pride Ceilidh returns on July 25 at 7:30 pm. It will feature artists Julie Bull, Keelin Wedge, Brandon Howard Roy and more. 

Rounding out the performance schedule this month are Jessica Gallant as Dolly Parton on July 29 and Guillaume Villeneuve & Bertrand Cuiller on July 30.

This season, from Tuesday through Thursday from 12 noon–5 pm, visitors are encouraged to bring their favourite albums, song suggestions or composers to Community Listening Hours and USMF staff will play them through their world-class sound system.

Visit underthespire.ca or call 836-4933 for the full schedule, ticketing and more details.