Echo Beach is Ontario Place‘s sand beach and concert venue, located on the east side of Ontario Place. The 5,000 seat venue is general admission only with no reserved seating and features concerts with paid admission throughout the summer. In the 2012 season, Ontario Place’s rides, Cinesphere, waterparks and restaurants will be closed for revitalization; however, Ontario Place’s Molson Amphitheatre will continue to host concerts with paid admission. Tickets for Echo Beach concerts can be purchased at Ticketmaster.
The following concerts will be held at Echo Beach during the 2012 summer season at Ontario Place:
Andrew Bird, Thursday, July 19, 2012, Doors open 6:30 p.m., Show starts at 8 p.m., tickets $48.25
Identity Festival with Eric Prydz, Nero – DJ set, Excision & Arty, Showtek and Bingo Players, Saturday, July 21, 2012, Doors open at 2 p.m., Show starts at 3 p.m., tickets $74
Sam Roberts with Bombay Bicycle Club and The Jezabels, Thursday, July 26, 2012, Doors open 7 p.m., Show starts at 8 p.m., tickets $53.75
Childish Bambino, Tuesday, July 31, 2012, Doors open at 7 p.m., Show starts at 8 p.m., tickets $48.25 (rescheduled from March 24, 2012 date at Sound Academy)
Sigur Ros, Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 9 p.m., $65