News & Updates
This month, let’s celebrate women! Even though it's barely begun, 2019 has already been a busy year for the women in the city. Some amazing events and exhibitions have already come to town, and with many more upcoming, there’s no doubt that the city of London shows their support for the equality of women. These exciting and diverse experiences showcase the talents, strengths, hardships, and joys of women in our community and beyond. Check out the highlights of past and future events below!
It may have been frigid outside, but on Thursday, January 31st, Budweiser Gardens was fired up! Bryan Adams, the iconic Canadian singer/songwriter/musician himself, hit the stage with bandmates to perform an impressive two and a half hour set for his 2019 'Shine a Light' tour. Much to the delight of a sold-out audience, Adams belted out many of his classic hits, such as 'Summer of '69' and 'Cuts Like a Knife', along with several singles from his newest album, 'Shine a Light'.
Rent 20th Anniversary Tour on the Start.ca performance stage at Budweiser Gardens was sensational, powerful and awe-inspiring. Truly I can’t praise this performance enough. It’s completely understandable why this show changed Broadway forever and why it has won both a Pulitzer Prize as well as a Tony Award.
Any fan of the ‘Harry Potter’ films knows the music is just as iconic as the characters themselves thanks to legendary composer John Williams.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert allows you relive the whimsy and mystery of the film on the big screen, which is a treat in itself, but when you add a symphony orchestra playing the score live it becomes elevated to an otherworldly level.
Budweiser Gardens had such an exciting 2018 full of events that the year seemed to go by in the blink of an eye! What’s better than reflecting on the past year and realizing you’ve seen some of your favorite artists in an amazing venue? We are so proud knowing that we were able to help create memories for so many of our patrons!
In case you need a little refresher on all that happened in 2018 let me break it down for you…
November was officially the busiest month of the year at Budweiser Gardens with 8 shows, 7 London Knights games, 2 London Lightning games, and 3 community events. Let's recap this past month AND look at some gift ideas for the upcoming holidays!
Toes were tapping in downtown London as Canadian music legend Gordon Lightfoot brought his latest tour to the Forest City Saturday evening. Fans young and old spilled into Budweiser Gardens eager to hear the music icon perform their favourite tunes they know so well, including classics Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, Carefree Highway, If You Could Read My Mind and Sundown.