Joel Plaskett, Hollerado, Ron Hawkins headlining Barrie’s Troubadour Festival

Some big names from the music world will play downtown Barrie next month.

Joel Plaskett Emergency, Hollerado, and Ron Hawkins and the Do Good Assassins are among the notables performing in venues throughout the core during the Troubadour Festival Sept. 21 to 23. The concerts will be held at Donaleigh’s, Homestead Bakery, St. Andrew’s Church, Flying Monkeys and Meridian Place.

In total, nearly 30 musical acts will perform, including Born Ruffians, Zeus, the Weather Station, Land of Talk and Basia Bulat. A songwriters workshop will also be hosted by Mitch Rossell and Dave Turnbull.

The event is produced in partnership with the City of Barrie and Ontario government.

Tickets go on sale Aug. 17 at noon. For more information, including a full list of performers, visit .