We have many exciting events happening at Oceanstone, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Events include our Up Close & Coastal Concert Series and Gourmet Meal Experiences.
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Lennie Gallant – Up Close and Coastal SOLD OUT
June 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm$30
Lennie Gallant performing at Oceanstone
He’s one of Canada’s foremost performing songwriters, with twelve albums and numerous awards and nominations. Lennie Gallant has recognition from the JUNOs and East Coast Music Awards to his credit. On June 8th, you are in for great live entertainment with Lennie Gallant- Up Close and Coastal at Oceanstone! This will be an evening of music hosted in our intimate setting by the ocean.
Drift on currents of Lennie’s music as you sip cocktails from our bar, and snack on light plates. Let this Canadian star enchant you with his great acoustic sound, all while losing yourself to his spellbinding lyrics. As you relax this evening, why not make it even more memorable with a room booking? Music, drinks, and a cozy cottage by the sea? What could possibly be better than that?
Lennie Gallant is recognized by his peers as one of Canada’s best performing songwriters. He has released 10 albums in English and 2 in French. All of these are original songs, which have won him a host of awards. Lennie has received nominations from JUNOs, Les Prix Eloizes, and The East Coast Music Awards, and 2017 ECMA Entertainer of the Year. His double CD features 22 songs from his multimedia hit production, Searching For Abegweit. This ran for 140 shows, and also won him an ECMA. He was named Canadian Folk Artist of The Year for 2016, and his song Peter’s Dream was voted one of the Top Ten East Coast Songs of All Time.
Lennie is an international touring artist, and the recipient of the Order of Canada. In his travels, he has performed all over the continent, in Europe, for the troops in Afghanistan, and at the XXI Winter Olympics. He has toured with Symphony Nova Scotia, Symphony New Brunswick, and with Symphony PEI. His songs have been covered by numerous artists including Jimmy Buffett, The Rankins, and Measha Brueggergosman. His music doesn’t stop at the stage though! Lennie’s songs have appeared in feature films and TV shows. One of his albums, When We Get There, even went up to the international space station with Canadian Astronaut Julie Payette! Julie Payette is now the Governor General. Her crew enjoyed Lennie’s music while orbiting the planet 248 times. How about that for high rotation?