Big Brothers Big Sisters Centre Wellington is excited to announce that The “BIG” Tour featuring Canadian award winning singer-songwriter, Tara Shannon, is coming to the Fergus Grand!
A BIG night of roots, country, & soul ! Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at www.tarashannonmusic.com/tour -- All the proceeds from this event will coming back directly to our agency !
Tara will be joined on tour with one of her very own artists that she has had an impressive hand in mentoring, Jessica Pearson and The East Wind.
“I was fortunate to have wonderful mentors along the way in my own life and so the opportunity to give back and support an organization I fundamentally believe in is such a joy. I was so happy BBBS was just as excited about this tour model and jumped on board. It’s a wonderful way to provide a turnkey fundraising event for the agencies while connecting my music with new fans.”
In addition to Tara Shannon & Jessica Person & The East Wind, local artist Madison Galloway and Jonathan Markov will be joining the line up! For those who don't know Madison, MusicOntario describes her as “PURE ENERGY AND ROOTSY BLUES SASS” Madison Galloway and Jonathan Markov are an emerging voice in Canadian roots music hailing from small town Fergus, Ontario. They take the stage with guitar, harmonica, slide guitar, and suitcase drum, charming audiences with their refreshing original tunes and high-energy show! They blend influences from folk, rock and blues, reaching back to pay homage to the great artists of the past while forging a sound all their own!