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Don’t shout out ‘play me a rock 'n' roll song’ at Heriot Bay Inn

The legendary Valdy plays the Heriot Bay Inn tomorrow night. - Photo submitted
The legendary Valdy plays the Heriot Bay Inn tomorrow night.
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Canadian folk legend Valdy is returning to the Heriot Bay Inn for a dinner show Saturday May 10 in Herons. Valdy is a gifted songwriter who skillfully reveals the intricate nuances of life and love.

Through forty years of recording and touring, he’s a well-seasoned folk institution whose performances always satisfy.

He is “one of the best evenings of entertainment Confederation Centre has ever seen....a man of formidable talents,” according to the Charlottetown Evening Patriot.

Immerse yourself in an evening of musical storytelling with a “master of folk, country, rock and blues”, and enjoy a delicious two course dinner prepared by Chef Chris McCallum. Seats are $55 each; seating begins at 6 p.m. A limited number of show-only seats are available for $35/each. Please call the Inn 250-285-3322 to reserve your seat.

Performing since the 60’s, Valdy has sold almost half a million copies of his 13 albums, has two Juno Awards (Folk Singer of the Year and Folk Entertainer of the Year), a total of seven Juno nominations and four Gold albums to his credit. His recent CDs include “Read Between the Lines” released in 2012, “Contenders”, a collaboration with friend and fellow singer/songwriter, Gary Fjellgaard, with whom he has an absolute blast touring, and a solo release, “Viva Valdy: Live at Last”, a two-CD package, one live, one studio, with a total of 25 tunes and a lyric booklet.

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