Fun Time Presents and After Dark Entertainment announced today that it will bring The Tragically Hip to the Buffalo Outer Harbor festival site, located on the former grounds of the Pier night club on Fuhrmann Boulevard. The show will take place on July 19.
This is the first time the Tragically Hip has performed in Buffalo since its July 2011 show at the Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf which set an attendance record for the location. The band released a new album, "Now For Plan A," in May 2012.
Tickets for the show are $48 plus a $2 service fee and go on sale April 12 through Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster locations, the Town Ballroom box office (681 Main St.) and the AfterDark box office (630 Elmwood Ave.). Tickets can be purchased by phone via (800) 745-3000.
Here's a snippet of the Hip's 2011 performance at the Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf.