Larry Berrio's Concert *in* a Lake comes to Timmins in 2023

Country fans get excited: the famous concert-in-a-lake that's one of Sudbury's most popular summer events is coming to Timmins!

Please exercise caution and common sense when planning to attend. Always practice safe boating and follow Ontario boating laws and regulations. 

Berrio on the Sandbanks is coming to Timmins, Ontario for a day in the sun that promises live music, entertainment, and memorable experiences—and it's all happening *in* Lake Kenogamissi

Here's all the essential information about the event, from boat launches to lakefront accommodations, meet and greets, and more. Let's dive in! Here are 10 keys facts to know about this epic concert. 

For info on the 2023 Sudbury event visit us here

Date and Time for Larry Berrio on the Sandbanks in Timmins

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Mark your calendars for Sunday, August 6, 2023 (which also happens to be the Civic Long Weekend). The event will kick off at 2 pm with a performance by the local Timmins group, ColdWater. Get ready for an afternoon and evening filled with fantastic music and unforgettable moments. 


It's free! What more do you need to know? It's water access only. 

Venue Location

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Wild Exodus in Timmins is the scenic venue for Larry Berrio's latest concert!

The show will take place at the picturesque WildExodus beach situated at Wawaitin Falls, Kenogamissi Lake. Performers will be in the lake facing south, in front of the beach at Wawaitin Holiday Park. The exact address is 7001 Dalton Road, Timmins. Whether you're in the water or on your boat, prepare to be enchanted by the scenic waterfront views while enjoying the live performances. Don't forget your bathing suit!

Boat Launch Options

For those needing to launch their boat, there are two convenient options for launching your boats, pontoons, or other watercraft. 

The first option is the public boat launch near The Cache Campground, off Highway 144. Alternatively, you can choose to launch from the Wawaitin Holiday Park Boat launch for a small fee. Visit the show’s sponsor WildExodus to book parking and launching spots.

Meet and Greet Opportunities 

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Fans will have the chance to meet the artist himself after the show.

Berrio fans will have the chance to meet the artist himself during a post-show meet and greet. Country 93.1 will be offering four lucky fans the opportunity to win a meet-and-greet experience. Keep an eye on their announcements for your chance to see Berrio up close and personal.

Post-Concert Party

The fun doesn't end with the show! After the concert, an exclusive "by invitation only" post-concert bash awaits you. Indulge in a delightful dinner and enjoy live entertainment with Paul Sebalj. This is the perfect opportunity to unwind (or keep the fun going) after the day's festivities.

It's a Family-Friendly Event

It's important to note that this is a dry event, meaning that alcohol will not be served. The focus of this epic lake party remains on the music, entertainment, and the (let's be honest) once-in-a-lifetime experience.

On-Site Accommodations 

If you're traveling from out of town or simply prefer to stay close to the event, WildExodus and Wawaitin Holiday Park offer a range of on-site accommodations. Whether you prefer RV sites, glamping tents, DIY campsites, yurts, or cabins, you can find the perfect option to suit your needs. Concert packages with VIP options are also available! 

WildExodus Glamping
WildExodus glamping tents

If you're traveling from out of town or simply prefer to stay close to the event, WildExodus offers a range of options. VIP Packages for RV sites, glamping tents, yurts, or cabins, are perfect choices for your needs.

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Prospector tents at WildExodus

Timmins: The Perfect Venue

You might be wondering why Timmins was chosen as the host city for this event. The answer is simple.  "I'm no stranger to Timmins," says Berrio, "and in fact I have a pretty loyal fan base. I've played Stars and Thunder where I opened for Keith Urban and I've played many other functions including shows hosted by Guiho Saw Sales and Marine." Clearly, Timmins holds a special place in Berrio's heart!

Guitar Giveaway 

As for the guitar giveaway, more details are yet to be revealed. Keep an eye out for announcements leading up to the event for your chance to win an incredible prize.

Plan your Timmins Trip to See Berrio on the Sandbanks Today!

Berrio on the Sandbanks promises to be an exceptional event that music lovers won't want to miss and will hopefully become an annual event, bringing together music enthusiasts and fans year after year. After all, where else can you enjoy a concert *in* a lake? 

About Northern Ontario

Welcome to Northern Ontario, Canada! Bigger than Texas, wilder than the west, more welcoming than a campfire in October, Northern Ontario is like no place else. Sunset Country is famous for its spectacular fishing lakes, Superior Country stretches into the deep north wildnerness, Algoma Country has Lake Superior as their back yard, and the Northeast provides excellent vacation destinations close to Toronto and other large urban centres in Southern Ontario.

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