Entertainers

Stunt Ventriloquist

Master Ventriloquist Tim Holland is not the only daredevil on the stage, but try doing death-defying stunts while arguing with yourself! Either uncooperative or over-zealous, the Puppets always steal the show. Featuring ventriloquism, dangerous juggling objects, and a high unicycle, the show offers something for everyone. Tim has performed for the President of Singapore, trained with masters of comedy, and has a rubber-chicken that dances the can-can. Tim has been professionally entertaining for almost 2 decades. His performance has taken him across Canada, as well as internationally to venues in Europe, Asia, and Australia. He has shared the stage with the likes of Sharon & Bram, Fred Penner and Martin Short. Tim is a full time professional entertainer, but he is also a certified teacher. He lives in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with his wife, 2 sons and Chase the “talking” dog.
Time: 10 - 10:30 a.m. 12 to 12:30 p.m. 1:45 to 2:15 Location: Free Family Fun Zone (Centre & Main) Cost: FREE

Sean Bourke

Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Car Show (Arena Parking Lot) Cost: FREE

Beeton Creek Rising - Bluegrass

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Four Corners (Centre & Main) Cost: FREE

Three Night Stand featuring Tim Ronan

Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Location: Muddy Water Bandshell Cost: FREE

Jeremiah Hill

Jeremiah Hill is a singer-songwriter and cover artist who currently performs solo acoustic shows mostly in the Barrie/Midland/Orillia area. He renders a wide variety of covers in his own unique, mellow, folk-rock style. His repertoire features oldies, 90s alternative, modern folk-rock, a sliver of country, and even the occasional show tune thrown in for good measure. He's been featured on the Humble & Fred Show (alongside Jake 'The Snake' Roberts), Rogers TV and played the main stage of the Barrie Terry Fox Run. He's also been featured on Hunters Bay Radio in Huntsville Ontario in January of 2017 and Feburary of 2018, with their live recording of his song 'Fireflies' getting ongoing airplay and even hitting their top 20 in the weeks that followed.
Time: 9:30 - 10:45 a.m. Location: Muddy Water Bandshell Cost: FREE

The Stacy Renee Band

Toronto Singer, Songwriter, Performer & Indie Rock Artist Stacey Renee has entertained crowds across North America - opening for such artists as The Trews, Treble Charger, Suzie McNeil, and has been featured on Much Music's television show "disBand". CBC Music's Top 10 Searchlight Finalist, Stacey has rocked the stage at Nathan Phillips Square, Yonge Dundas Square, Copps Coliseum, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, Canada's Wonderland, Ontario Place, The Hershey’s Centre, & many festivals, concerts, and events across North America. Stacey’s electric performances, unmistakable talent, and unique edgy, yet soulful vocal styles are impossible to ignore. With drive, passion, and heart, Stacey Renee is ready to show the world what Canadian girls are made of!
Time: 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Location: Muddy Water Bandshell Cost: FREE

The Ben Show

Beginning his performing career at the age of 17, Ben Burland has been wowing audiences and making people laugh for close to half his life. He attended Humber colleges comedy writing and performance program, Canada’s only full time college program for comedy professionals. He now combines his love of classic vaudeville skills with his unique self deprecating comedy style to create a one of a kind show. Ben has become a favorite at events with his ability to gather huge crowds and keep them engaged. Whether it is a stage show or a “busker style” circle show in the round, the show is non stop action and laughs. Ben juggles various dangerous objects including knifes and a real bowling ball. He balances precariously atop a giant unicycle and also bicycle that is smaller than his shoe!. During the show he chooses volunteers from the the audience who he cleverly turns into performers to get everyone involved in the act. He leaves his fate in the hands of the audience as they choose the implements of doom for the hilarious high flying grand finale! His clever stunts and witty patter never fails to captivate audiences both young and old.
Time: 11 - 11:30 a.m. 1 -1:30 p.m. 2:30 - 3 p.m. Location: Free Family Fun Zone (Centre & Main) Cost: FREE