We are 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 pm to 9 pm on eight consecutive Wednesdays through the summer. In 2018, the series runs from July 11th to August 29th.

  • Date: Every Wednesday, from July 11 - August 29, 2018
  • Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Location: Marina Park

Performance Line Up

Friday, June 29, 2018


Logan Staats

Aerialist Sachiko Brayshaw with String Quartet from the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Five Alarm Funk

Martin Blanchet Jazz Quintet: Café Paris

Hunt and Gather

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Northern Pikes

Tourist Bureau

The Roosters

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Raine Hamilton

Zachary Lucky
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Machine de Cirque

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Shred Kelly

Nick Sherman

Jean-Paul De Roover

Wednesday, August 8, 2018



Pierre Schryer Trio

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Dan Davidson



Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The Zolas

The Treble

Ocean City Defenders
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

DJ Shub



Live on the Waterfront Music Workshops

Intro to the Music Business Series

Intro to the Music Business Series w/ Elise Roller of Manitoba Music and Tyler Del Pino

When: Thursday August 30th 3:00pm - 7pm

Description: This series will cover everything from ‘Intro to Song writing’ to 'DIY Tour Booking and Live Show Etiquette'. For those interested in music as a career, this is the series for you.

Cost: $20

For more information check out the Facebook event.

To Register call 807-625-8463 with course code 401546


photo of Tyler Del pino

One-on-One Song writing Sessions w/ Tyler Del Pino

In these 45min one-on-one song writing mentorship sessions with Tyler del Pino, songwriters will have the chance to workshop a song and get valuable feedback. These are designed as an opportunity to tweak and solidify a song you’ve already been working on. 

Limited registration! Only 4 spots available.
Cost: $20
Date: Thursday August 30th, 45 min session between 3:30 and 7:30

For more information check out the Facebook Event.
To register call: 807-625-8463 with the course code 401545

Live on the Waterfront workshops are funded in part by the SOCAN Foundation.

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