New to our festival this year, is local country super star Aaron Allen! Born and raised in Chatham Ontario but now London based Aaron Allen's music is deeply rooted in the singer-songwriter atmosphere once created by greats like, Lyle Lovett, Steve Earle and Bruce Springsteen. You can hear the emotion and honesty in the words Aaron puts forth and because of that there’s no denying 4 chords and the truth is still alive and kicking.
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Location: Main Stage (beside library) Cost: FREE
GB Covers Duo
Local boy and Rock 95 super start Grant Boyer will be gracing our Muddy Water bandshell with his acoustic covers set and percussionist first thing in the morning! Don't miss it!
Time: 9:15 AM-10:45 AM Location: Main Stage (beside library) Cost: FREE
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 â€œtalkingâ€ 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
Beeton Creek Rising - Bluegrass
Beeton Creek Rising an extremely talented group of local singers and musicians who are long-time Honey Festival veterans you don't want to miss. Find them at the four-corners and enjoy a traditional bluegrass experience that makes our festival so special.
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Four Corners (Centre & Main) Cost: FREE
Three Night Stand featuring Tim Ronan
A festival and local favourite, Tim Ronan and his amazing band will delight audiences with their amazing selection of classic and modern hits.
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Location: Main Stage (beside library) 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, Canadaâ€™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 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