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NMC Presents: Rock the Nation
NMC Presents: Rock the Nation


Rock the Nation is included as an add-on to a Studio Bell admission ticket and includes a list of great benefits:

  • Access to both Rock the Nation Set #1 at 12:00 pm and Set #2 at 2:00 pm. Each set is an hour long and contains a different performance and music selection with a 1-hour intermission between sets.
  • A spot in the Rock the Nation themed exhibition tour with an all-star NMC tour guide, featuring stops to see artifacts referenced in the show (on a first-come, first-served basis).
  • Access to all five floors of exhibition spaces within Studio Bell, including four of Canada's Music Halls of Fame.
  • 10% discount for food and beverage at the legendary King Eddy across the street.
  • Ability to apply the full value of your same-day ticket towards an NMC Membership. More details here.

Back by popular demand! National Music Centre will host matinee performances of Rock the Nation, a live tribute performance produced by Annerin Productions, every Saturday and Sunday at Studio Bell from January 27 to April 28, 2024.

About Rock the Nation

Rock the Nation is a celebration of over 60 years of Canadian music, featuring songs from the ‘50s to present day that inspired, moved, comforted, and challenged a country. It’s the soundtrack to generations and a musical reflection of a country’s evolution; a nation intent on building its own unique identity in a rapidly changing world. Experience it all live on stage, and journey through the decades by revisiting songs and music made famous by Paul Anka, the Guess Who, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, Maestro Fresh Wes, k.d. lang, Avril Lavigne, Shania Twain, Drake, The Weeknd, and so many more.

Want the Ultimate Rock the Nation Experience?

Purchase a package for two Rock the Nation fans complete with season passes, merch, and more!

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