Trace Bundy, the acoustic Ninja, will play The Matchbox on July 25 at 8 p.m. Bundy is known for his stage presence and humor as well as his musical prowess. Tickets are $25 at the Matchbox. More information can be found at www.thematchbox.ca
Wide Awake, Edmonton’s indie band, plays the Royal Hotel in Ponoka: July 10, Aug. 7 and 8.
Central Music Festival to be held Aug. 14 and 15 includes Amos Garrett, Steve Coffey and the Lokels, Donna Durand, Ndidi Onikwulu, Dick Damron and many others. Details at www.centralmusicfest.com with tickets at Black Knight Inn and Valhalla Pure.
The Centrium presents the following artists: George Jones, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 Brooks and Dunn, with special guest Gord Bamford — tickets, $79.50, at the Centrium. After that, round out the country music craving with Alan Jackson on Nov. 20. Call 403-340-4455 or www.ticketmaster.ca for tickets.
Red Deer Legion Old Time Dance with Badlanders II is on July 8 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with smorgasbord starting at 5 p.m. Phone 403-342-0035.
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