2024 LIGHTFEST: FIREWORKS IN THE BADLANDS

SOLD OUT!

FEBRUARY 24
6:30 PM

Lightfest: Fireworks in the Badlands, in partnership with GlobalFest, is back at the Badlands Amphitheatre. Enjoy music, a complimentary hot beverage & snack, and the excitement of pyromusical fireworks amidst the stunning backdrop of the Canadian Badlands.

Entry is general admission. Please leave time to park, walk to the amphitheatre, pick up a complimentary hot drink and cookie,  and find a seat.

Adults: $16
Youth (10-17): $10
Children (2-10): $2

(A $3 ticket fee and GST is applied to each ticket. Parking is $4 per vehicle and $5 at the gate)

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REUBEN AND THE DARK WITH BULLHORN SINGERS: IN CONCERT

2024 GO BADLANDS: OUTDOOR ADVENTURE AND MUSIC FESTIVAL

TICKETS: $44 – $49

REUBEN AND THE DARK WITH BULLHORN SINGERS:
We have had many requests to bring this band back to the amp! 

This concert is part of our Go Badlands: Outdoor Adventure & Music Festival Event – a weekend filled with guided hikes, workshop, live music all day in the Big Tent, Studio Space shows and on Saturday night, a concert in the Amphitheatre.

If you are coming to Go Badlands, this concert is included in your weekend camping pass. Or you can get tickets for this concert on its own. Can’t wait!

OPENING ACT:  AMELIE PATTERSON

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour

APRIL 19 & 20
7 PM

brought to you by
THE BADLANDS AMPHITHEATRE 

With presenting partners Rab and Banff & Lake Louise Tourism

TICKETS: $20 (+ fees)

FRIDAY APRIL 19 – YARROW PROGRAM – 7 PM
SATURDAY APRIL 20  – PAINTBRUSH PROGRAM – 7 PM 
Location: Napier Theatre (Drumheller, AB)

On Saturday, ticket holders can join us for a community gathering at the Badlands Amphitheatre to celebrate outdoor communities in the Canadian Badlands.

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Join us in coming together to celebrate the spirit of adventure with Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour. Win great prizes each night of the festival. 

 

 

BLUE RODEO: IN CONCERT

2024 GREAT BIG WEEKEND: AUGUST 11

TICKETS: $59 – $109

BLUE RODEO: One of Canada’s best live bands returns to the Badlands Amp.
For close to thirty years now, Blue Rodeo has taken the road less travelled – and succeeded far beyond anyone’s expectations.

OPENING ACT: STEVEN TAETZ

WILLIAM PRINCE & SERENA RYDER: IN CONCERT

2024 GREAT BIG WEEKEND: AUGUST 10

TICKETS: $49.50 – $99.50

Juno Award winners and two of Canada’s finest singer-songwriters bring an unforgettable night of music to the Badlands Amp stage.

WILLIAM PRINCE: Seeing William Prince in concert is a unique opportunity to witness a gifted storyteller and musician at the peak of his craft. With his soulful and emotive performances, he effortlessly weaves his poetic lyrics into a captivating musical experience that resonates deeply with the heart and soul, creating a truly memorable and moving live music experience.

SERENA RYDER: Attending a Serena Ryder concert promises powerful vocals, an authentic stage presence, and emotionally charged performances creating an atmosphere where you can connect with her music on a profound level. Whether you’re a longtime fan or new to her music, a Serena Ryder concert is a chance to be swept away, leaving you with cherished memories and a newfound appreciation for her artistry.

2024 Roots, Blues & Barbecue

Our 7th year of hours of great music & food under a great big Alberta Sky
September 7

TICKETS: ON SALE NOW: $59-$69

ARTIST LINEUP:

  • MATT ANDERSEN  – is back at the Badlands Amp! Matt Andersen is a Canadian musical sensation known for his extraordinary talent and soulful voice.  
  • BYWATER CALL – a blues-rock powerhouse band fronted by the captivating lead singer Meghan Parnell, this blues-rock powerhouse band is renowned for their soulful melodies and electrifying guitar riff. 
  • THE SOUL MOTIVATORS –  A sonic fusion of the past and the future, The Soul Motivators are here to make you move. 
  • GARRET T. WILLIE- Like gravel over sweet honey, Garret aka Big Willie shocks crowds with a voice that has never been heard before. 
  • YOUR MUSICAL HOST: KATE STEVENS – the music never stops.  Calgary’s own Kate Stevens and her mesmerizing blend of soul, R&B, and jazz-infused storytelling will guide you through hours of music in the Badlands Amphitheatre.

2024 Badlands Passion Play

July 6-21:

The 29th Badlands Passion Play returns to the Badlands Amphitheatre in 2024. Join us for this epic story of faith, hope & love based on the life of Christ and portrayed on Canada’s outdoor stage.

2024 Badlands Passion Play Preview

July 5 – Preview Performance: Limited Tickets – $30

All Seats $30 plus Fee & GST.

The preview performance gives directors an opportunity to see the final run of the play. A preview may be paused if needed to resolve a technical difficulty but otherwise it is performed the same as the main run of the play. There will be a rehearsal of the cast curtain call at the end of the preview.

 

2024 Badlands Passion Play Special

July 6 – 21: 2 Tickets for $115 

Save up to 35%!

Buy your 2 Tickets for $115 coupon and use it for any seat, any performance at the 2024 Badlands Passion Play.

These coupons include fees and GST and can be redeemed for any available seat and performance of the 2024 Badlands Passion Play.  Parking passes are extra.

 

2023 LIGHT UP THE AMP

Supporting the Badlands Amphitheatre in Drumheller, Alberta
We are a non-profit charitable arts, culture, and tourism society. 

Thanks to the Sugar Bird Foundation we are able to double your donation!

For every donation of $30, we will place a light in the Badlands Amphitheatre. For every $100, we will place 4 lights in the amp.

Your donation is eligible for a tax receipt and will show your support for arts and culture.

Donate:

  • using the button below
  • by calling 403-823-2001
  • or by email: info at BadlandsAmp.com

About LIGHT UP THE AMP:

LIGHT UP THE AMP is our year end online fundraiser dedicated to raising money for the expansion and enhancement of the Badlands Amphitheatre. LIGHT UP THE AMP is inspired by the beauty of the Canadian Badlands and the joy of bringing arts and culture experiences to our growing community. Each year, our campaign aims to nurture and cultivate the artistic and cultural growth that takes place on our 400 acre site.

 

2024

 BADLANDS AMPHITHEATRE
Upcoming Events

Join our newsletter community to find out about our upcoming events.

  • 2024 LIGHTFEST: Fireworks in the Badlands – Feb24 SOLD OUT
  • 2024 Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour: April 19/20
  • 2024 Badlands Passion Play Preview: July 5 (limited tickets)
  • 2024 Badlands Passion Play: 8 days – July 6 to July 21
  • 2024 Great Big Weekend: August 9 & 10 & 11
    Back-to-Back-Back  Concerts:
    August 9 –  TBA Announcing in March
    August 10 – William Prince & Serena Ryder – ON SALE NOW
    August 11 – Blue Rodeo – ON SALE NOW
  • Summer Concert  – Reuben in the Dark with Bullhorn Singers
  • 2024 Go Badlands: An Outdoor Adventure & Music Festival
    August 23-25 – ON SALE. NOW
  • 2024 Roots, Blues & Barbecue – September 7
    Lineup announcing Feb 1 at 2 PM

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2024 LIGHTFEST: FIREWORKS IN THE BADLANDS

2024 LIGHTFEST: FIREWORKS IN THE BADLANDS

February 24

6:30 PM
SOLD OUT
4:30 PM to 8:30 P

Lightfest: Fireworks in the Badlands, in partnership with GlobalFest, is back at the Badlands Amphitheatre. Enjoy music, a complimentary hot beverage & snack, and the excitement of pyromusical fireworks amidst the stunning backdrop of the Canadian Badlands.

WILLIAM PRINCE & SERENA RYDER: IN CONCERT

WILLIAM PRINCE & SERENA RYDER: IN CONCERT

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10

$30 Preview Night Special.
>> TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Two of Canada’s finest songwriters come together for an incredible night of music.

Badlands Passion Play

Badlands Passion Play

2 TICKETS: SPECIAL OFFER - $115

>> BUY 2-for-$115 tickets

Weekends: July 6 – 21, 2023
Purchase this special certificate in advance and save over 35%. These tickets include fees and GST and can be redeemed for any available seat and performance of the 2024 Badlands Passion Play.  Parking passes are extra.

2024 Badlands Passion Play

2024 Badlands Passion Play

July 5

$30 Preview Night Special.
>> Any seat $30. Buy Preview tickets

The 29th season of the Badlands Passion Play takes place at the Badlands Amphitheatre in Drumheller, Alberta.

call 403-823-2001 for tickets. 

Badlands Passion Play

Badlands Passion Play

2 TICKETS: SPECIAL OFFER - $115

>> BUY 2-for-$115 tickets

Weekends: July 6 – 21, 2023
Purchase this special certificate in advance and save over 35%. These tickets include fees and GST and can be redeemed for any available seat and performance of the 2024 Badlands Passion Play.  Parking passes are extra.

Get Involved

Be Part of Something Big!

You can be a part of building something special in the Canadian Badlands. You can join volunteer with our community off-stage, or work with us as a donor, sponsor, or supporter.

We are a non-profit society with the values of Community, Celebration, and Creation doing something amazing to serve our community. Join us!

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Do you have a special skill or experience? You can help grow our arts community at the site or even from your home!

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Experiences at the Badlands Amp

“This is such an amazing place.”

“A fantastic venue for not only the passion play, but also for different musical events. Absolutely gorgeous back drop with excellent acoustics. Friendly volunteers are extremely helpful and knowledgeable.”

*****

Google Review

Recently saw the Badlands Passion Play. Incredible venue. Everyone should see this amazing space.

*****

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