City of Airdrie welcomes Country Music star Aaron Pritchett

Aug. 14, 2018 / For Immediate Release

AIRDRIE, ALBERTA – The City of Airdrie is thrilled to announce Country Music star Aaron Pritchett as the headlining band for airdrieFEST’s Music on Main event taking place on Friday, Sept. 7 starting at 6 p.m. The event will be held outside at City Hall the evening before the airdrieFEST’s annual street festival on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

“The City is thrilled to welcome the very talented Aaron Pritchett and his band members to Airdrie. Music on Main will be an awesome kick-off event to airdrieFEST and the entire weekend is a great way to see all that Airdrie has to offer,” says Mayor Peter Brown. “This fun, free event is for residents and visitors of all ages to enjoy live entertainment and activities in their community.”

During the event, Music on Main will have an on-site beer gardens. The first 150 people to enter the beer gardens will receive a complimentary airdrieFEST beer stein. The beer gardens will have a maximum capacity of 200, so attendees outside of the beer gardens are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets to enjoy the event. Alcohol is not permitted outside of the beer gardens and people are encouraged to walk or carpool to the Plainsman Arena to park as there is no parking on-site.

This year’s event would not be possible without the generous support from this year’s sponsors which include:

  • Music on Main Presenting Sponsor – Davis Chev
  • Music on Main Beer Garden Sponsor – Main Street BBQ and Fitzsimmons
  • Music on Main Friday Stage Sponsor – State & Main
  • airdrieFEST Saturday Stage Sponsor – Cam Clarke Ford
  • airdrieFEST Music Sponsor – Thumbs Up Foundation
  • Healthiest Airdrie Zone – McKee Homes
  • Entertainment Zone – Shane Homes
  • Kids Zone Sponsor – Kiwanis
  • Main Street Action Sponsor – Oxygen Yoga
  • Child Find Booth Sponsor – Pureform Radiology
  • Info Booth Sponsor – Airdrie Exchange
  • Healthiest Airdrie Zone – McKee Homes
  • Entertainment Zone – Shane Homes
  • Best Booth Contest Sponsor – airdrielife Magazine and the Chamber of Commerce
  • Accommodations Sponsor – Comfort Inn

airdrieFEST, which is now in its ninth year, is organized by a committee of community partners including: Airdrie Public Library, Boys and Girls Club, SLAM in Airdrie, Airdrie Chamber of Commerce, Airdrie Mainstreet Square, Volunteer Airdrie, Big Brothers Big Sisters and the City of Airdrie.

Detailed information on airdrieFEST can be found at airdrieFEST.ca.

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Media contact:

Kim Harris
Community Developer, City of Airdrie
403.948.8800 ext. 8772
kim.harris@airdrie.ca

 

 

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