Friday Schedule

Time: 3:30pm

Opening Ceremonies

Join us in the Big Tent along with the Mayor, Dan Carter, and all the other Oshawa/Durham Councillors in attendance for the official Opening Ceremonies of the 2024 Durham Rock & Blues Festival. Every attendee will receive 4 free passes for the Regent Theatre’s Classic Movie Nights.

Time: 4:00pm

Penalty Box

The Penalty Box Rocks! The Penalty Box is Durham Region’s premier high energy band. Consisting of 3 music industry veterans with over 30 years of playing experience each. The Penalty Box has a diverse set list that ranges from hard rock to disco and everything in between. Whether you need dance music to get everyone on the floor or you want to rock The Penalty Box can make it happen!

The Penalty Box features Ted Davidson on Guitar, Craig Stacey on drums, and Robert Laidlaw on bass.

Time: 5:15pm

Two for the Show

Two For The Show provides a unique and fun entertainment experience. Performing over 200 shows annually, Two For The Show can be seen in a wide variety of settings, venues and events. Basically, these guys have been everywhere!

Many years in the making, their comfortable chemistry and on-stage experience resonates well with any kind of audiences. The perfect night out for anyone-anywhere-anytime! Humour mixed with fabulous versions of Pop-Rock-Reggae-Dance-Country-Old-New, you’ll hear it all!

Time: 6:30pm

The Junkyard Flamingos

“The Junkyard Flamingos breath new life into the iconic hits from the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s.  A dynamic five-piece band from Durham Region, their collective touring and recording experience runs deep with a harmonized blend of nostalgia and electrifying energy.  Enjoy the journey to an era of classic rock, disco, and soul.” The Junkyard Flamingos are Gordon Izumi, lead vocals/rhythm guitar, Jimi MacIntyre, lead guitar, Allen Peary, bass, Rawl Chan, Keyboards/vocals, Andrew Salvatore Abate, drums.