Blues, rock and gospel at Penticton Dream Festival 2016

The second Penticton Dream Music Festival takes place at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre this Friday and Saturday, May 13 and 14, 2016.
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PENTICTON - The second annual Dream Music Festival gets underway this week in Penticton.

The second annual 'blues and rock meets gospel' festival takes place Friday, May 13, and Saturday, May 14, at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.

The 2016 lineup includes Grammy Award winner for Best Roots-Gospel CD of the Year Mike Farris, in addition to returning favourite from last year’s festival, Rita Chiarelli.

This year’s presentation will feature the 'Dream Festival Band', a constantly changing group of performers who provide backing for the featured performers.

Front men include Michael Kaeshammer, Paul Pigat, Bill Bourne and Keith Picot.

The shows, which get underway at 7 p.m., feature the same lineup both nights.

Tickets are available for purchase online, at Dream Music Festival 2016, or at the South Okanagan Events Centre box office, or at the Penticton Wine Country Visitor Centre. 

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