Jack Richardson Orchestra

Start.ca New Year's Eve in the Park invites you to celebrate the New Year with the Jack Richardson Orchestra, right out of London’s Music Hall of Fame!


Starting at 10pm, Londoners can sing along to Canadian Rock and Pop hits performed by a diverse group of London's best local talent. 

The Band

The Jack Richardson Orchestra is a band made up of 15 of London's hottest hometown musicians and performers including: 

Doug Varty, Paul Loeffelhotz, John Brocksom, James Nestor, Archie Gamble, Joel Jacobs, Jesse Nestor, Cole Benjamin, Tanya Lovell, Paul Langille, Alan Charlebois, Laura Gagnon, Scott Bollert, Casper Kemak, JR Fillion, DJ Fresh Czz.

The Playlist 


The Jack Richardson Orchestra will be performing back-to-back hits you'll know all the words to by Canadian artists such as:

  • The Tragically Hip

  • The Guess Who

  • Stephenwolf

  • Joni Mitchell

  • BTO

  • Bryan Adams

  • Tom Cochrane

  • KD Lang

  • Alanis Morrissette

  • Alannah Miles

  • Lighthouse 

  • Shania Twain

  • Jann Arden

About Start.ca New Year's Eve in the Park 

Start.ca New Year’s Eve in the Park is a free community-driven event that aims to eliminate barriers in bringing Londoners together. Programming was determined in collaboration with more than 20 local partners and perspectives from a newly formed youth committee.


Together, we can accomplish our vision to transform Victoria Park into the destination for every Londoner to welcome the New Year with programming that connects us.

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