The Canadian rock band the Guess Who will headline the first John P. McGowan Concert for a Cure from 2 to 10 p.m. Sunday at Canalside on the Buffalo waterfront. Proceeds will benefit Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
Also performing will be local bands Hit N Run, the Informers, Route 66, the Heritage, Whiskey Reverb, Double Shot, the Carl Motyka Band, and Leon and the Fork Lifts. Food from 25 restaurants will be featured, along with works from more than 20 artists. All who attend will have a chance to win a 2013 Honda, donated by Ziegler Honda.
Tickets are $35 general admission, $75 VIP reserved and $10 for children 12 and under. They are available online at www.TheConcertForACure.Com. The concert commemorates John P. McGowan, a patient at Roswell Park who lost his battle with cancer in August 2011.