Organizers of the 2013 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings have revealed the entertainment acts who will perform during the week-long curling championship next month.
From December 1-8, 16 teams will be competing at MTS Centre to represented Canada next February in Sochi.
Outside of the rink, a number of bands will be performing at the RBC Convention Centre just down the block.
Foster Martin Band and The Boom Chucka Boys will open the entertainment on December 1 beginning at 4 p.m. Also scheduled to perform is No Direction, David James and Big River, Wonderland, Shane Chisholm, Tim Hicks, Juke Box Heroes, Kenny Shields and Streetheart, and Free Ride.
Tickets for the Roar of the Rings and the musical acts can be purchased online at curling.ca/tickets or by phone at 1-877-985-2875.
As reported earlier this week, designated fan zones will act as cheering sections for local favourites Jennifer Jones, Jeff Stoughton, Chelsea Carey and Mike McEwen.
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