There’s one show left on The Tragically Hip’s Man Machine Poem tour, and Canada, (not to the mention the whole world), is treating it as a celebration of the band, and it’s lead singer Gord Downie, who has incurable brain cancer.
The CBC will be broadcasting/streaming tonight’s concert for free over the air and online. Click HERE for more details. Coverage on CBC Radio One and Radio 2 begins at 8:00 p.m. Video will be broadcast starting at 8:30 on CBC Television and CBCMusic.ca.
— CBC Ottawa (@CBCOttawa) August 18, 2016
In case you would like to congregate with your fellow Canadians though, to share this incredible experience together, there are a few places that you can go ahead and do that.
Viewing parties in and around the capital region:
Ottawa – Parkdale Park: Kitchessippi Councillor Jeff Leiper is hosting this screening from 8:30 to 11:30.
Ottawa – Dovercourt field: Big screen, big sound at Dovercourt sports field!
Ottawa – Sens House
Ottawa – Blue Cactus Bar and Grill
Stittsville – Quitters Coffee
Prescott – Leo Boivin Community Centre
Pembroke – Lasso Live
Cornwall – The Port Theatre
Brockville – Hardy Park
Full list of authorized events on CBCMusic.ca…
Thanks to OttawaStart.com for providing this information