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The City of Thunder Bay is pleased to announce that Live on the Waterfront has been named one of Festivals and Events Ontario's Top 100 Festivals and received the Best New Event Achievement Award!

Live on the Waterfront is Thunder Bay’s premier performing arts series, showcasing the best local talent alongside some of Canada’s finest artists. Presentations run from 6 to 9 pm on eight consecutive Wednesdays through the summer. In 2018, the series runs from July 11 to August 29.

Date: Every Wednesday, from July 11 - August 29, 2018
Time: 6-9 pm
Venue: Marina Park

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Thank you to our SPONSORS

Live on the Waterfront 2017 wouldn’t have been possible without the support of dedicated sponsors: Presenting Sponsor Ontario Power Generation; Gold Sponsors CBC Thunder Bay, Goldcorp Inc., Investors Group, Porter Airlines, Magic 99.9, Country 105, 91.5 CKPR, Rock 94, Energy 103/104, the Chronicle Journal; Silver Sponsors the Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, Modo, LU Radio, Gateway Casinos Thunder Bay; and Bronze Sponsors Resolute Forest Products, BMO Financial Group, Lac des Iles Palladium Mine, Thunder Bay Hydro, the Waterfront District BIA, the Prince Arthur Waterfront Hotel & Suites, Safeway, Pepsi, Hertz, Eat Local Pizza, Smiths RV, Science North and the Club Canadien Français de Thunder Bay. Their generosity makes it possible to present this free, high-quality programming to the community and for that, City Events staff extend sincere thanks.

Make an impact in our community - consider sponsoring the region's most popular and well-attended special events. If your company is interested in participating as a sponsor for next year's events, please call Ash Young at 625-2487 or email

For more information about Live on the Waterfront, contact the Recreation & Culture Division: