We are passionate, Blues-Lovin‘ people, just like you!

Here is the Short List of who has graced the Music by the Bay Live Stages:

Al Lerman, Blackie & The Rodeo Kings, Braithwaite & Whiteley, Carlos del  Junco, Cheryl Lescom & The Tucson Choir Boys, Chris  Antonik, Colin  Linden, David  Gogo, David  Vest, Fat head, Garrett Mason, Gary Kendall Band, Hogtown  Allstars, Jack de  Keyzer, Jake Chisholm, Jimmy Bowskill, Johnny Max, JW- Jones, Keith Hallett, LeE  HARVey OsMOND, Layla  Zoe, Loco  Zydeco, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Matt Andersen, Michael  Pickett, Monkey Junk, Morgan  Davis, Paul James, Paul  Reddick, Peter Karp, Rick  Taylor, Rik Emmett, Rita Chiareilli, Stephen  Fearing, Steve  Strongman, Sue Foley, 24th Street  Wailers, Suzie  Vinnick,  The MacKenzie Blues Band, Downchild Blues Band, Big Sugar, Powder Blues Band, The Last Waltz-The Music of The Band, Popa Chubby, Mad Dogs & Englishmen-The Music of Joe Cocker & Leon Russell, Devon Allman, Doyle Bramhall II, Chuck Jackson & The AllStars, Philip Sayce, Albert Cummings

 

Our Venues

Minutes from Downtown Toronto in the heart of Pickering Village, Ajax Ontario, the St. Francis Centre is a state-of-the-art performance facility that brings together elegance, classic architecture, stunning stained glass windows and contemporary interior design. When entering the St. Francis Centre you immediately feel something special. That’s because St. Francis Centre was designed with comfort in mind. The grand atrium is ideal for gathering before and after a show, with its bar lounge and fully accessible washrooms. It offers spectacular acoustics and high-end audio visual and lighting systems, to enhance your Music by the Bay Live theatre experience. With its tiered coliseum seating ensuring clear site lights of the stage, even at its full capacity of 150 people, there is not a bad seat in the house.

The St. Francis Centre features:

  • 150 Soft-Seat Theatre
  • Licensed
  • Fully Accessible
  • Free Parking

 

The Avalon Lounge features:

  • 80 seat Cabaret Setting
  • Dance Floor
  • Licensed
  • Fully Accessible
  • Free Parking

Port Whitby Marina is located within one of the finest natural harbours on Lake Ontario and is surrounded by acres of parkland and waterfront trails. The Avalon Lounge offers a spectacular panoramic view of Whitby Harbour in an intimate cabaret setting.

 

Avalon Lounge at Port Whitby Marina