Roxodus Festival Cancelled Due to Heavy Rain Damage
Kid Rock, Nickelback, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Alice Cooper, Aerosmith and more were slated to perform at the Ontario event
Published Jul 03, 2019Roxodus music festival will no longer be taking place this month at the Edenvale Airport in Clearview Township, ON. The event, scheduled for July 11 to 14, has been cancelled due to heavy rains throughout the spring, leaving the property unsuitable for large crowds.
The lineup was slated to include Kid Rock, Nickelback, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Alice Cooper, Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, Collective Soul, Peter Frampton, Billy Idol, Blondie, Big Wreck, Headstones, Orianthi, I Mother Earth, Matthew Good and Theory of a Deadman.
Principal at MF Live Inc., Fab Loranger, released a statement on behalf of the festival's producers. It reads:
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the cancellation of Roxodus Music Festival this year. Our team has worked tirelessly to find a solution in which the show can go on but unfortunately we could not make it happen this year. Our dream of producing a 'once in a lifetime experience' has been put on hold as we take the time to nurture our venue. We sincerely thank all of our artists, sponsors, partners, and neighbours who have supported us from the very beginning. The embrace from our community has meant the world to us and we hope to one day see our dream come to life.
Information about ticket refunds is expected to be released soon.
Keep an eye on the official Roxodus website for updates.