Whitesand First Nation Rocks Out to Bonjourney

Whitesand First Nation is celebrating Homecoming - On Thursday Bonjourney was the special guest entertainers
Whitesand First Nation is celebrating Homecoming - On Thursday Bonjourney was the special guest entertainers

Whitesand First Nation is celebrating Homecoming - On Thursday Bonjourney was the special guest entertainers
Whitesand First Nation is celebrating Homecoming – On Thursday Bonjourney was the special guest entertainers

ARMSTRONG – Whitesand First Nation is celebrating Homecoming. On Thursday night, BonJorney from Thunder Bay was the featured entertainment. Following a tasty feast, the band took the stage to entertain the audience.

Playing a selection of Bon Jovi and Journey tunes, Bonjourney thrilled the audience.

The community of Whitesand enjoyed the music and the fun
The community of Whitesand enjoyed the music and the fun

Earnest guitar licks, fantastic keyboard and skillful drumming combined with great sound made for a night that the community will remember.

The crew traveled up to Armstrong onboard a Kasper Mini Bus. The Kasper Mini Bus is very seriously looking at establishing bus service from Thunder Bay to Armstrong with stops at Gull Bay First Nation along the way.

Bonjourney traveled in style and comfort aboard the Kasper Mini Bus. Kasper Mini Bus is exploring service to Armstrong, Whitesand and Gull Bay
Bonjourney traveled in style and comfort aboard the Kasper Mini Bus. Kasper Mini Bus is exploring service to Armstrong, Whitesand and Gull Bay

From Bonjourney, the classic songs were enjoyed by young and old alike. The sound in the Whitesand Curling Club presented a challenge that was well met by the team. The concert was very professional.

Kevin Palmer drummed up a storm in Whitesand
Kevin Palmer drummed up a storm in Whitesand

There are 700 members living on reserve in Whitesand First Nation and another 700 who are living off reserve.

And the crowd went wild rocking to Bonjourney in Whitesand
And the crowd went wild rocking to Bonjourney in Whitesand
Belting out classics from Bon Jovi and Journey made for a fun night in Whitesand First Nation
Belting out classics from Bon Jovi and Journey made for a fun night in Whitesand First Nation
That classic rock sound entertained Whitesand First Nation
That classic rock sound entertained Whitesand First Nation
Dancing up the groove in Whitesand First Nation
Dancing up the groove in Whitesand First Nation

The community located near Armstrong Ontario celebrates Homecoming annually with a wide variety of events. On Friday, there will be a Much Music style homecoming.

Thursday night the crowd at the Whitesand Curling Club sat back to enjoy a night of classic rock music – as only Bonjourney can present. From seniors to teenagers, the music brought smiles and enjoyment.