Rough camping ONsite

* $15.00 nightly per tent
* $25.00 nightly per camper/trailer/RV

* with the purchase of a weekend pass, per person camping.

 

LOTS ARE FIRST COME FIRST PAID BASIS

  • You can buy your camp pass when buying Advance Tickets. To book your site, call Denis Charette at 705-232-4155
  • You may also reserve your spot by sending a money order or cheque in the amount of $56.50, payable to the Porquis Recreation Committee (PRA) at P.O. BOX 101, Porquis Junction, Ontario P0N 1E0. To book your site, again, call Denis Charette at 705-232-4155

The festival campground is a shared space where friendships are made and kept for years to come.

 

campground/festival grounds INFO, RULES AND LIMITATIONS

  • Gates open at 9:00AM.
  • Children under 12 free admission with adult accompaniment.
  • Basic respect to fellow campers is expected by all parties at all times.
  • Showers are available but they are limited, so we ask everybody to get through as soon as practical and don’t forget to bring your own towel, soap and shampoo.
  • ONE FESTIVAL GROUNDS COMMUNITY FIRE ONLY — personal campsite fires ARE NOT permitted, including propane fires or other
  • No pets allowed outside of campground area, and dogs MUST BE LEASHED AT ALL TIMES

    shuttle service
    from festival grounds

    SHUTTLE DROP-OFF SERVICE
    FRIDAY AND SATURDAY — 9PM-1AM

    Call G&L Taxi at 705-232-2221 and identify as a Festival Attendant.

     

    Great food will be served throughout the weekend

    ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST will be served in the Porquis Recreation Hall Saturday and Sunday morning — with SUNDAY SPECIAL ENTERTAINMENT FEATURING LOCAL ARTISTS

    Enjoy great Festival Fare at affordable prices, and for a great cause, at this year's Porquis Rock N Blues Festival! With All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfasts and a special Friday night Fish Fry, this year’s food canteen will be happily hosted by Cochrane FOX Association.

    All profits raised will be donated to the scout groups from Cochrane and South Porcupine so that their youth can plan and go on some awesome adventures!🎶🌭🍳👌

    The Cochrane Fox Association Canteen accepts debit tap/flash, google pay, and major credit card transactions.


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    Saturday 10 am til 5pm

    SHOW & SHINE
    classic cars, custom motorcycles
    vintage and antique vehicles

    For more info call Ken Cosens — 705-232-8933


    Iroquois Falls / hwy 11
    Amenities & Restaurants

    There is a Royal Bank and a Caisse Populaire, each with their own ATM for your convenience. The Iroquois Falls Legion also has an ATM.

    There are also two grocery stores, Seguin's Valu-Mart and Iroquois Falls Foodland, as well as three pharmacies: Family Care Pharmacy on Main street, Rexall and Guardian Drugstore on Ambridge Drive.

    Also find a Tim Horton's as well as a Bargain Shop on Cambridge Avenue, and a Dollar Store on Main.

    A few more places to eat are Subway, The Silver Grill, The Imperial Restaurant, The Bus Stop, Rosalee's Dinner and Olindo's Restaurant, all about town.

    Musicians seeking guitar strings and picks can find these at Folklife located just a hop-skip-and-a-jump from festival grounds, on Hwy 11 by the Iroquois Falls Information Centre.

    Gas up at Hopkins just north of Porquis intersection on Hwy 11, and there are a few more stations in town.

    Visit the official websites for the Town of Iroquois Falls and the Iroquois Falls & District Chamber of Commerce for more information on the local BUSINESSES & area.


    OFF-SITE camping and ACCOMMODATIONS

    Iroquois Falls & area

    Val Gagné

    Country Inn Bar and Grill
    705.232.4511

    Matheson

    Vi-Mar Motel
    705-273-2535

     

    Rice Lake Family Campground
    Campground and Cabins
    705-232-4606

    Auberge MacDonald Guest Inn
    705-232-0779

    Busy Bee II Bed & Breakfast
    705-232-2410

    Sunset Bay Inn, Nellie Lake
    705-232-4768

     

    Cochrane

    Best Western
    705-272-5200

    Chimo Motel Restaurant & Bar
    705-272-6555

    Commando Motel
    705-272-2700

    Golden Gate Motel
    705-272-5498

    Motel Cochrane
    705-272-4253

    North Adventure Inn
    705-272-6683

    The Station Inn
    705-272-3500

    Thriftlodge
    705-272-4281

    Westway Motel
    705-272-4285

     

    Timmins

    Airport Hotel
    705-235-3332

    Bon Air Motel
    705-264-1275

    Carabelle Motel
    705-235-8101

    Cedar Meadows Resort
    705-268-5800

    Comfort Inn
    705-264-9474

    Days Inn And Conference Centre
    705-267-6211

    Regal Motel
    705-235-3393

    Super 8 Motel Timmins
    705-268-7171

    Travelodge Timmins
    705-360-1122