Posted on: May 17, 2022 | Return to News
Conception Bay South’s annual summer festival of folk, family, and fun!
The Town of Conception Bay South’s summer festival is back and will be happening July 9-15, 2022. The week-long summer festival is filled with folk, family, and fun, and showcases the amazing talent and culture of the region.
“We are extremely excited to bring back such a highly-anticipated and popular event for our community and summer tourists. Conception Bay South is truly a top destination for our province, offering ocean excursions, famous fossil exhibits, and some of the best hiking experiences you can find. The Kelligrews Soiree is a top-level attraction that will bring people to explore Conception Bay South this Come Home Year,” said Shelly Moores, Councillor and Chair of the Recreation and Leisure Services Department.
The Kelligrews Soiree Garden Party will take place on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at Sgt. Neg Nugent’s Field and will once again feature the province’s top musical entertainment. This year’s line up includes The Shorething, Rum Ragged, and Bic and the Ballpoints, with 2022 East Coast Music Award winner Justin Fancy headlining the show. Early-bird tickets go on sale Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at www.kelligrewssoiree.ca. This event is 19+.
The schedule of events is jam-packed and offers something for everyone. Sponsorship opportunities are still available for businesses interesting in being a part of this community-wide celebration. For the full schedule of events, tickets, and information on how to become a sponsor, please visit: www.kelligrewssoiree.ca
With a population of more than 27,000, Conception Bay South is the second largest municipality in Newfoundland and Labrador. As a growing community on the edge of nature, the town offers a unique blend of urban and rural living, and is a community of choice for families wanting to establish long-term roots. Conception Bay South is open for business and offers more opportunity, and ocean view, per square foot.