Rise Again – The Show Music Go On for Stanfest

On Wednesday, August 20th at the Halifax Metro Centre - the team behind Stanfest will regroup the faithful and rally behind their beloved musical event.

Stanfest RISE AGAIN performersTroy & Jennie Greencorn who, when faced with the impending severity of Tropical Storm Arthur, were forced to cancel Stanfest in Canso earlier this month - have rallied and returned with the next best thing.

"Many people have told us that summer just won't be the same without the festival and the opportunity to share the music amongst friends. On August 20, 2014, join over a dozen of the region's finest artists at the Halifax Metro Centre for a concert in support of the Stan Rogers Folk Festival."

The cast so far includes:

Carl Bond
Catherine MacLellan
Dave Gunning
J.P. Cormier
Joel Plaskett
Laura Smith
Matt Andersen
Molly Thomason
Rhapsody Quintet
The Stanfields
Stephen Fearing
Thom Swift

This will be a musical celebration in tribute to the enduring spirit of the festival.

Tickets are $42.50 (tax included, service charge extra) at the Ticket Atlantic box office (www.ticketatlantic.com), 451-1221, 1-877-451-1221 and participating Atlantic Superstores.

For updates on this show head to their facebook page



  1. Hi Stephanie, would you happen to know how long the concert will last (approx.), please and thank you?

    Comment by Danielle — July 25, 2014 @ 12:14 pm

  2. Hey Danielle - I think that will depend on the number for artists on the bill - you can drop a line to their facebook page they may have already established a maximum end time. sb

    Comment by sbeaumont — July 25, 2014 @ 5:01 pm

  3. Thank you very much Stephanie! 🙂

    Comment by Danielle — August 20, 2014 @ 11:05 am

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