Club dates – June 26

Wild Bill’s welcomes Red Deer’s own modern rock band Joshua’s Habit, tonight, June 26. Call Wild Bill’s at 403-343-8800 for information.

Wild Bill’s welcomes Red Deer’s own modern rock band Joshua’s Habit, tonight, June 26. Call Wild Bill’s at 403-343-8800 for information.

Capri Convention Centre presents a CD release celebration for Willie Mack this evening — June 26. Tickets are $35 in advance and include the CD. Go to http://williemack.com/WILLIESTORE/

The Matchbox Theatre presents John Spearn, Tom Lindl and Kayla McKinney on June 27. Tickets at the theatre. Call or email 403-341-6500, thematchbox@telus.net.

The Blarney Stone South welcomes SureFire Machine’s Grinnin’ and Sinnin’ tour on this evening and again on Saturday, June 26, and 27.

The Vat will party with local band The Frank on June 26 and 27 at along with Diesel May, Wool on Wolves, The Clamdaggers and Oldbury.

Wide Awake, Edmonton’s indie band, plays the Handlebar Hideout in Sylvan Lake on June 26 and 27, and three dates at 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.

Enmax Centrium Arena presents the following artists: George Jones, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 Brooks and Dunn, with special guest Gord Bamford — tickets, $79.50, at the Enmax Centrium Arena. 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 West Country Four is on June 24 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with smorgasbord starting at 5 p.m. Phone 403-342-0035.

To have your establishment’s live bands included in this space, fax a list to Club Dates by 8 a.m. on Wednesday to 403-341- 6560 or e-mail editorial@reddeeradvocate. com. Listings are provided free of charge.

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