FIRST FIVE FREE CONCERTS announced as Advance Ticket Sales Open

Posted Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
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London, ON, August 6, 2014: Advance tickets for the annual Western Fair go on sale this week, Friday - August 8th!  Save up to 35% when you buy in advance at Western Fair District - Guest Service desks, online at or at thirty-four Shoppers Drug Mart locations across Southwestern, Ontario. 

Your $9 advance ticket will entertain you in countless ways, one of which is the FAIR’s FREE CONCERT STAGE which announces the first five acts scheduled to entertain the masses this September.  All FREE with admission.

The Sheepdogs - Friday, September 5 - The Sheepdogs will be rocking opening night of the annual Western Fair’s concert stage. The JUNO Award winning Canadian boogie rock band from Saskatoon is excited to entertain their fans, and make new ones, in London this September.

Warrant – Sunday, September 7 - An American glam metal band from Hollywood, California, with a 30 year history and five albums. Warrant’s signature sound…heavy, melodic rock anthems and sentimental ballads will stir the fairgrounds into a frenzy.  Fans can’t wait!

George Canyon – Wednesday, September 10 - When George is performing live onstage, he has the entire audience in the palm of his hand. Canyon is one of Canada’s favourite country music artists and fairgoers love a country concert…so George get ready for a memorable night at Western Fair! 

Glass Tiger – Friday, September 12 – The Juno Award winning Canadian rock band has celebrated more than 25 years together.  Originally from Newmarket, Ontario they are one of Canada’s most enduring bands.  Glass Tiger continues only plays select dates, when all members of the band are available to perform. This makes their Western Fair performance a special one!

Cody Simpson – Saturday, September 13 - Cody Simpson is an Australian pop singer, that started his music career as a YouTube child sensation, he quickly bested his online fame and has quickly and successfully been making hearts-throb with his songs, videos and concerts.  Cody is poised to be the next young music sensation and Western Fair welcomes him for what will no doubt be a memorable night for Simpson fans at the fair!

Remaining Western Fair concerts will be announced mid-August!  Stay tuned.



Children (4yrs & under)

Free (Advance)

Free (At Gate)

Children (5 – 10 years)

$ 4.00 (Advance)

$ 5.00 (At Gate)

General (11yrs & older)

$ 9.00 (Advance)

$ 14.00 (At Gate)

Senior’s (60+)

$ 8.00 (Advance)

$ 8.00 (At Gate)

RIDE ALL DAY FUN PASS (Does not include admission)

$ 35.00 (Advance)

$ 40.00 (At Gate)


More information about Western Fair attractions and entertainment available at


More information:

Kris Dinel

(519) 438-7203 ext. 342


Heather Blackwell

(519) 438-7203 ext. 261