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Annual Powerball rock bash featuring Breaking Benjamin, Asking Alexandria cancelled

Breaking Benjamin comes to Penticton's South Okanagan Events Centre on Saturday, April 13, 2019.
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March 15, 2019 - 11:01 AM

PENTICTON — Breaking Benjamin has cancelled its western Canada concerts, including the Powerball rock show scheduled next month in Penticton.

The South Okanagan Entertainment Centre says in a media release issued today, March 15, that "due to "unforeseen production issues" Breaking Benjamin has cancelled all it's western Canadian tour dates.

Breaking Benjamin and Asking Alexandria were scheduled to play in Penticton for the annual Powerball rock bash, along with The Wild! and Diamante.

The following Breaking Bengamin concert dates been cancelled:

4/12/19 Abbotsford, B.C. Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre
4/13/19 Penticton, B.C. South Okanagan Event Centre
4/15/19 Lethbridge, AB Enmax Centre
4/17/19 Calgary, AB Grey Eagle Event Centre
4/18/19 Edmonton, AB Shaw Conference Centre
4/20/19 Dawson Creek, B.C. Encana Events Centre

Anyone who bought tickets by credit card will have the ticket price and per-ticket fee reversed starting next Tuesday, March 19, according to the media release. The refunds could take five to 10 business days. If the charges aren't reversed by April 2, you can contact the Valley First Box Office by email at

Refunds for tickets purchased with cash or debit will be available at the Valley First Box Office at the South Okanagan Events Centre between March 19 and April 30. Only the purchaser of the tickets with a valid photo ID will receive the refund. 

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