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Big Wreck, Bif Naked & April Wine Among Headlining Acts at Free CosmoFEST Concert & Gear Expo This Weekend

Richmond Hill, ON’s music megastore, Cosmo Music, is holding its annual music festival and gear expo, CosmoFEST, this Saturday, June 2. This year’s headlining acts on the free mainstage include Big Wreck, Bif Naked, April Wine, Kim Mitchell, and Ritchie Kotzen.

CosmoFEST is one of the region’s premier musical instrument and gear exhibitions and a celebration of live music. An all-ages free event, CosmoFEST 2017 saw 12,000 attendees in a single day. Hosted on Cosmo Music’s four-acre property and 56,000 sq ft facility in Richmond Hill, CosmoFEST is a unique event that brings together artists, experts, master builders, and leaders come from around the world to connect directly with fans.

At the vendor EXPO tent, which is expanding again, there will be 120 leading instrument brands on display with experts to answer questions, and attendees will also have the chance to talk directly to the builders, engineers, product specialists, and artists

CosmoFEST is a free, all-ages event.

CosmoFEST 2017Areas include:

• Outdoor Main Stage
• Indoor Cosmopolitan Music Hall
• Instrument & Gear EXPO
• Retail Store
• Kidz Zone
• Community Zone
• Food Trucks
• Beer Garden

This year, CosmoFEST is welcoming Main Stage acts:

• Big Wreck
• April Wine
• Kim Mitchell
• Richie Kotzen
• Bif Naked

CosmoFEST is also presenting special intimate performance clinics by:

• Tosin Abasi
• Benny Greb
• Doug Aldrich
• George Lynch
• Richie Kotzen
• Jordan Rudess

For more information, go to www.cosmofest.ca. To pre-register and be entered into a draw for up to $10,000 in Cosmo Music gift cards, CLICK HERE.

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Michael Raine is the Senior Editor at Canadian Music Trade. He is also a co-host of the popular Canadian Musician Radio weekly podcast.