The 11th annual Smooth Truck Fest will be kicking off next month with performances from Tim Hicks and Simple Plan.

The event is one of the most prominent and largest festivals held in northern Ontario bringing in thousands to the small town.

The festival also provides a significant economic boost to the community and surrounding area.

Local businesses in Kapuskasing, Cochrane, Iroquois Falls, Moonbeam, Fauquier and Smooth Rock will be selling tickets leading up to the event.

Ticket locations:

Kapuskasing: Drisdale Variety and Lebel Chainsaw

Iroquois Falls: Dumont Garage

Moonbeam: Jackie’s Variety

Fauquier: Depanneaur Blanchette

Smooth Rock: Chez Real Confectionary, ESSO, Caisse Populaire, SRFEDC Office