When you imagine a quintessential Muskoka summer, what comes to mind? Pristine lakes, lush forests, crackling campfires, and the soothing sounds of nature, right? Well, get ready to take that experience to the next level with an exciting new music series happening in unique locations around Huntsville. The Campfire Sessions will bring together the beauty of Muskoka’s landscapes and the soul-stirring sounds of live acoustic music for an unforgettable summer experience.
Picture this: you’re sitting by a roaring fire, feet buried in soft sand or cool grass, and talented musicians enchanting you with their melodies. That’s exactly what you can expect from this summer-long event, taking place every Friday and Saturday night from the Canada Day long weekend through to Labour Day. With an incredibly talented lineup of 20 shows, there’s something to delight everyone, regardless of age.
Huntsville, known for its breathtaking scenery, will be transformed into laid-back stages as local beaches, parks and farms become the backdrop for these unique performances. As the flames dance and the sunsets, beautiful music will fill the air, blending harmoniously with the awe-inspiring landscapes Muskoka is renowned for.
The best part? Even if Mother Nature throws a curveball with a fire ban, the show will go on. Alternate plans are in place to ensure the music doesn’t stop, guaranteeing that you can still enjoy an unforgettable experience.
The Campfire Sessions offer the highlight of a classic Muskoka camping adventure, allowing you to immerse yourself in the magic of live acoustic music. And when the night comes to a close, you can retreat to your hotel, cottage, or home, enjoying a restful sleep after a truly remarkable evening.
So, mark your calendars, gather your family and friends, and get ready to create cherished memories under the starlit Muskoka sky. Let Huntsville show you a whole new way to experience the magic of live acoustic music this summer.
It is impossible to fit the music of Leah Leslie into a particular genre. Equipped with her vintage Grit Laskin acoustic guitar and a voice that defies categorization, Leah’s music has evolved over the years, from folk to blues to jazz and back to country, with exquisite covers ranging from John Prine to The Eagles to Edith Piaf, plus a few originals.
Local Singer-Songwriter presents intimate evening’s exploring Adele’s repertoire of platinum-selling hits. “Gina Horswood has become known as one of the most talented singer-songwriters in Muskoka, switching seamlessly from her own music to rock classics and pop standards, much to the delight of the audience.” Jeff Carter, Hunters Bay Radio.
Jack Gaughan is a young, up and coming guitar protege who will be performing at the Brunel Locks
on August 11th from 7pm – 9pm.
From Raffi and Fred Penner, to The Beatles and Beethoven, each artist from Liam’s childhood has inspired his years of relentless passion, practice, study, and teaching. His shows are engaging for all ages. Filled with messages of love and encouragement, and wrapped in a bow of joy, togetherness, and outright fun.