2023 Roots Blues and Barbecue

September 9, 2023 – 6th year
Badlands Amphitheatre – Drumheller, Alberta

Hours of great music and food surrounded by the hills of the Canadian Badlands

ARTIST LINEUP:
Sue Foley • Ndidi 0• The Trade-Offs
Musical Host: TBA •  Big Tent Band: TBA

Tickets: $59 to $69

$7.50 ticket fee
Parking $7 in advance /$10 at gate

 

An Epic Experience

June 30 (Preview), July 1, July 2  / July 7, July 8, July 9 / July 14, July 15, July 16

The 28th Badlands Passion Play returns to the Badlands Amphitheatre in 2023. Join us for this epic story of faith, hope & love based on the life of Christ and portrayed on Canada’s outdoor stage. 

Special  2 Ticket Offer
Current Special: Save over 30% – 2 Tickets for $115 including fees (parking additional). Any seat. Any performance. Buy your certificate now and turn it into two tickets when you are ready to come to the play.  

2023 Badlands Passion Play

June 30 (Preview), July 1, July 2  / July 7, July 8, July 9 / July 14, July 15, July 16

The 28th Badlands Passion Play returns to the Badlands Amphitheatre in 2023. Join us for this epic story of faith, hope & love based on the life of Christ and portrayed on Canada’s outdoor stage. 

Special pre-season:
Current Special: Save over 30% – 2 Tickets for $115 (includes fees – parking additional). Any seat. Any performance. Buy your certificate now and turn it into two tickets when you are ready to come to the play. 

Badlands Amp Events

A season filled with great events at Canada’s largest outdoor stage.

In 2022, we returned with the 27th season of the Badlands Passion Play, a new event celebrating the outdoors and a spirit of adventure – Badlands Vanfest, back-to-back sold out concerts with Barenaked Ladies and Tom Cochrane, our Roots Blues & Barbecue event, and a free festival over 5 weekends called Badlands Lightfest.

Get ready for next year’s event by:

purchasing 2-tickets-for $115 for the 2023 Badlands Passion Play
signing up for our newsletter community
– helping us through the winter months by donating to the Badlands Amp – a nonprofit arts and culture society. 

 

Badlands Arts Centre & Studio Space

We’re building the Badlands Arts Centre & Studio space –  two storey 8,000 square foot building dedicated to arts, culture & tourism events year round. Learn more and become part of this incredible place.

2022 Badlands Lightfest - Fête des Lumières

November 12 – December 11

Thank you to everyone who came to Badlandss Lightfest – a Celebration of Light. We will be sharing photos and videos from this incredible event. Join our email community  to be the first to be notified of upcoming events, specials, and giveaways. 

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The Badlands Amphitheatre presents Badlands Lightfest: A Celebration of Light – a  free five-weekend festival which ran from November 12 to December 11, 2022.

Each weekend featured a different theme, a light walk in the Badlands Amphitheatre, fireworks by GlobalFest, art installations, and activities.

This project is funded by  the Government of Canada. 

2023

BADLANDS AMPHITHEATRE
Upcoming Events

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

  • June 30 – July 16 – Badlands Passion Play
  • August – Great Big Weekend: Back-to- Back concerts – TBA
  • September 9:  Roots, Blues & Barbecue 

2023 Roots, Blues & Barbecue

2023 Roots, Blues & Barbecue

Hours of great music and food surrounded by the hills of the Canadian Badlands

ARTIST LINEUP – September 9:
Sue Foley • Ndidi 0• The Trade-Offs
Musical Host: TBA •  Big Tent Band: TBA

Tickets: $59 to $69
$7.50 ticket fee
Parking $7 in advance /$10 at gate

>> Learn more

 

2023 Great Big Weekend

2023 Great Big Weekend

August

Featuring: Lineup announcement coming soon.  Join our newsletter community to get first notice. 

>> Newsletter community

 

2023 Badlands Passion Play

2023 Badlands Passion Play

June 30 - July 16

An epic story of faith hope and love – a theatrical presentation of the life of Christ on Canada’s largest outdoor stage.
>> ONLINE TICKETS
Call 403-823-2001 for tickets. 

2023 Badlands Passion Play Preview

2023 Badlands Passion Play Preview

Friday, June 30 - Preview night: $25

>> BUY $25 preview tickets

The first performance of the 2023 Badlands Passion Play is a preview. Tickets are $25 plus GST. Parking is $5 in advance.

A preview allows the directors to make final changes, and although rare, the show may be paused to make those changes.

Badlands Passion Play

Badlands Passion Play

2 TICKETS: SPECIAL OFFER

>> BUY 2-for-$115 tickets

Purchase this special certificate in advance and save over 30%. These tickets include fees and GST and can be redeemed for any available seat and performance of the 2023 Badlands Passion Play.  Parking passes are extra.

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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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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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