The Legendary Downchild Blues Band 50th Anniversary Tour

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Guelph Infiniti Music Series Presented by River Run Centre:

Blues legends celebrate half a century

With a jumping, infectious and soulful sound, the award-winning Legendary Downchild Blues Band delivers a live show that is second to none. The iconic Canadian band celebrates its 50th anniversary with an electrifying performance showcasing the sound that has made it a blues institution.

The current band is led by founder Donnie “Mr. Downchild” Walsh on guitar and harmonica, with Chuck Jackson on vocals and who also plays harmonica. Pat Carey is on tenor sax, Michael Fonfara on keyboard (who also played with Rhinoceros and Lou Reed), Gary Kendall on bass and drummer Mike Fitzpatrick.

Opening act: Jenie Thai

“One of the Canadian blues scene’s leading lights, inspiring generations of hardcore followers.” – iTunes

Pack-It-Up and save 20% when you buy an equal number of tickets to 4 or more different shows in River Run Centre’s 2019-20 season.

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Everyone must have a ticket, including infants and children.

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Ticket Pricing

$52.00 Adult
$50.00 Senior
$39.00 Under 30 


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