Gord Bamford performs his hit “is it Friday yet,” at the outdoor stage on Talbot Street as part of the CCMA festivities in London, Ont. on Friday September 9, 2016. Mike Hensen/Postmedia Network

Gord Bamford is bringing his #REDNEK Music Fest to Fort McMurray in the new year, making a stop at MacDonald Island on May 9, 2020.

Raised in Alberta, Bamford has had many hits since his first album was released in 2001, giving him multiple CCMA awards and JUNO nominations. Bamford is also a two-time winner of the CMA Global Country Artist award.

The tour is in support of Bamford’s latest single, “To Get To You” featuring JUNO award winner Jess Moskaluke, as well as his previous single “#REDNEK”.

Moskaluke will be a special guest of the festival. Additionally, Andrew Hyatt, Cory Marks, Duane Steele, Eric Ethridge and Ghost Boy will also join Bamford and Moskaluke in Fort McMurray.

Tickets will be on sale starting November 15 at 10 a.m., while member pre-sale will start November 13. Tickets can be purchased online or in person at the box office at guest services.

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