Rockin’ The Big House


Sep 14


Kingston Penitentiary ,



Rockin’ the Big House comes to the Kingston Penitentiary on September 14th in support of The United Way. 

See The Headstones… special guest Tom Cochraine… The Trews… the Pursuit of Happiness… and Kasador.

The United Way Brings the first-ever public concert to Kingston Penitentiary

This Historic Concert will bring some of the finest Canadian talent together featuring Headstones, The Trews, The Pursuit of Happiness and Kasador with VERY SPECIAL GUEST Tom Cochrane

On September 14, 2019, 2,500 lucky music lovers, history buffs and curiosity seekers will walk through the gates of Kingston Penitentiary to experience an outdoor music festival like no other, in support of United Way of KFL&A. This is a rain-or-shine, 19+ event. Gates open at 4:30pm and show times begin at 6pm.

The event is made possible through partnerships with the City of Kingston, St. Lawrence Parks Commission, Correctional Service Canada as well as lead sponsors Otter Creek Farms and Spearhead Brewing Co., platinum sponsors Bergeron Clifford Injury Lawyers and J.E. Agnew Food Services Inc., gold sponsor Sousa Ready Mix Inc.


Guests at the show will enjoy live music, specialty food trucks and restaurants, featuring Otter Creek Farms Food Truck, and beverages from local wineries and breweries. Spearhead Brewing Co., a local craft brewery, is generously donating all beer and proceeds from beer sales to the United Way. The event committee is working closely with the City of Kingston and all partners to make this as environmentally sustainable as possible.


Tickets are $75 inclusive of service charge and a limited number of Gold tickets ($200) will go on sale on May 11th at or

Tickets are also available on May 11th at the Leon’s Centre box office 10am onward. Ticket and hotel packages can be purchased May 8th to May 11th through

For more information about the event visit



Starting at $75

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