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The C.N.E. Partied Like a Rock Star

The C.N.E. Partied Like a Rock Star on the Canadian National Exhibition grounds in Toronto from August 19 to September 5, 2022.  There was much to excite the visitors (families, couples and singles) at the EX from kids’ world, attractions, performances, competitions, food, rides, games, shopping, gaming garage and the walk & talks.  Attractions included the casino and the 73rd annual Canadian International Air Show thundered back.

C.N.E. Ride
C.N.E. Ride
C.N.E. Ride
C.N.E. Ride
C.N.E. F35
C.N.E. F35 Airshow

The CNE impressed with the 2022 Bandshell Line-Up. The headliners were musicians Tom Cochrane, Gordon Lightfoot, Johnny Reid, and Marianas Trench and stand-up comedians Howie Mandel and Ali Monowhales.

Canadian star singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot had the crowd partying like rock stars on Sept.3, 2022 at the CNE.   He was born in Orillia, Ontario. He has achieved international acclaim as a singer song writer in the world of folk, folk-rock, and country music and helped establish the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s. His notable songs include “Early Morning Rain” and “For Lovin’ Me”.

Gordon Lightfoot
C.N.E. Good Brothers
C.N.E. Good Brothers

The Complete CNE Bandshell Stage Concert Series which was included in the price of admission to the CNE was:

  • August 19 – Comedy Night featuring Howie Mandel, Ali Hassan, Nour Hadidi, Neil Seguin, Courtney Gilmour
  • August 20 – Bruce Cockburn with Hawksley Workman
  • August 21 – Marianas Trench with Jocelyn Alice
  • August 22 – DSL Dire Straits Legacy with Jake Clemons
  • August 23 – Iskwē and Monowhales
  • August 24 – Third World with Jay Douglas
  • August 25 – JJ Wilde with Command Sisters
  • August 26 – Grandson with Elko
  • August 27 – Johnny Reid with Five Roses
  • August 28 – Glass Tiger with The Spoons
  • August 29 – Lighthouse with Altameda
  • August 30 – David Wilcox with Connor Gains
  • August 31 – Anslem Douglas with Eddie Bullen
  • September 1 – Bryce Vine with Shawnee Kish
  • September 2 – Busty and The Bass
  • September 3 – Gordon Lightfoot with The Good Brothers
  • September 4 – Tom Cochrane with Kasador
  • C.N.E. Princess Gate
    C.N.E. Princess Gate

CNE 2023

The EX 2022 was a great event!   Check back here for CNE 2023.

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