Born and Raised this summer’s hottest ticket

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A celebration and homecoming for Alexisonfire bandmates Dallas Green, George Pettit, Wade MacNeil, Chris Steele, and Jordan Hastings, Born & Raised will be a massive music festival set for Montebello Park in Downtown St. Catharines June 30-July 2.

Alexisonfire rose up out of the St. Catharines underground in late 2001 with City and Colour’s Platinum certified album Sometimes debuting a few short years later in 2005.

With a chance to see Green perform as part of both Alexisonfire and City and Colour in his hometown, as well as other Canadian alt-rock greats and up-and-comers, Born & Raised is one of the hottest tickets this summer.

Alexisonfire and City and Colour headline Born and Raised with a dozen other can’t-miss acts, such as Broken Social Scene, Sam Roberts Band, Billy Talent and Pup. Rounding out this incredible lineup are: Ruby Waters, Chastity, Moneen, Dooms Children, Hot Water Music, NoBro, Cleopatrick and the OBGMs.

Born & Raised is a ticketed event. Find more information from the official website or hit the button below.

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Grape and Wine Festival at Montebello Park

Venue

Montebello Park will be transformed for the outdoor music festival with the following:

  • Main stage
  • Accessible seating area
  • A variety of food trucks and beverage options available for purchase
  • Portable toilets
  • Free water stations around the site for concert-goers to fill and refill bottles
  • Concert merchandise

No Ins-and-Outs will be permitted.

GO Transit train

Getting here

Montebello Park is located at 64 Ontario St.

Get here by GO Transit

Saturday & Sunday only: Take the Lakeshore West line (towards Niagara Falls) to the St. Catharines GO station. From the GO Station, you can travel bus (303 line), ride-share (5 minutes) or walk 24 minutes to Montebello Park.

Get here by bus

Take the Megabus Canada route from Union Station to the St. Catharines Bus Terminal (70 Carlisle St). Once at the bus terminal you can travel by bus (415/416 line), ride-share (3 minutes), or walk 15 minutes to Montebello Park.

Garden Park / Carlisle Street Garage

Parking

Please note: there are multiple events happening in Downtown St. Catharines. If you are driving, you’re encouraged to carpool.

Park & Ride

There will be two FREE shuttle buses running in a loop Thursday to Saturday from 3 p.m. to  11 p.m. The Park and Ride is located at:

  • 431 Louth St.
    St. Catharines, ON
    L2S 4A2.

Parking will be FREE and there are 250 spaces available.

The shuttle will be a 7-minute drive to Montebello Park. Pick-up and drop-off will be at the Corner of Lake and Ontario street. (near Montebello Park). There will be signage in the pickup area to help fans locate where to wait.

Parking

Special Event parking rates will be in effect at City of St. Catharines parking lots.

There’s more than 1,000 spots for parking within walking distance Montebello Park at City of St. Catharines on-street meter spaces, off-street lots, and parking garages. There’s also additional parking available at other, private parking lots around the downtown. Be aware of where you park and follow the instructions from parking attendants and on posted signs.

  • Central Library Lot ($10)
    54 Church St.
    Spaces: 62

  • Garden City Arena Complex ($10)
    8 Gale Cres.
    77 Spaces
    4 Accessible parking spaces

  • Garden Park Lot ($10)
    11 Garden Park
    67 Spaces
    2 Accessible parking spaces

  • Market Square Lot ($10)
    50 Church St.
    113 spaces
    6 Accessible parking spaces
  • Raymond St. Lot ($10)
    81 Spaces

  • St . Paul Street / Westchester ($10)
    8 St Paul St.
    21 Spaces
    2 Accessible parking spaces
  • Church Street Lot ($10)
    68 Church St (former Niagara Regional Police building)

  • Garden Park / Carlisle Street Garage ($10)
    71 Carlisle St.
    595 Spaces
    26 Accessible parking spaces

  • Head Street Lot ($10)
    9 Race St.
    42 Spaces

  • Race Street Lot ($10)
    Located on Race Street between Carlisle Street and Bond Street
    48 Spaces

  • Riordon Lot ($5)
    29 Riordon St.
    Spaces: 82

  • William St. Lot ($10)
    19 Spaces
    1 Accessible parking space

Parking is also available at other private parking lots in the downtown. Be sure to follow all instructions from posted signs and parking parking attendants. 

Accomodations

Best Western Hotel and Conference Centre

Best Western Hotel and Conference Centre

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Canada’s Best Value Inn

Canada’s Best Value Inn

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CAPRI INN

CAPRI INN

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Comfort Inn

Comfort Inn

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Hampton Inn St. Catharines-Niagara

Hampton Inn St. Catharines-Niagara

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Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Centre

Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Centre

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The Juniper Waterside Inn

The Juniper Waterside Inn

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Stone Mill Inn

Stone Mill Inn

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