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WATCH: An Area 506 Montage Set To The Strumbellas Hit Song ‘Spirits’

The Strumbellas performed on the second night of Area 506. Image: Mike Roy

As we head into Labour Day weekend, we reflect back on a great event that took place in Saint John on the last holiday weekend.

Earlier this week, the folks at Area 506 released a video montage of their New Brunswick Day weekend festival, set to the music of The Strumbellas, the headline act from the second night of the festival:

Area 506 2017

Anyone care to comment on how AMAZING August has been?SHARE this recap if you think #Area506 will be part of your #NBDay plan next year. You thought 2017 was fun, just wait for next year!

Publicado por Area 506 em Terça-feira, 29 de agosto de 2017

The two-day festival on Saint John’s waterfront, which drew nearly 50,000 people this year, will take place again next year, festival chair Ray Gracewood told Huddle last week.

“We’re confident enough in the community reaction to 506 to be able to commit and say we’re going to do the event next year on the New Brunswick Day long weekend,” said Gracewood.

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