SUMMERTIME STREET ENTERTAINMENT
Family fun all weekend long in various locations throughout Whistler Village. This weekend enjoy the refined sounds of Classical Music in the Mountains. At various locations along the Village Stroll listen for keyboard and clarinet duo Richard and Phil Benyon, The Pacific Symphonic Wind Ensemble, and the Armadillo Strings Quartet, whose members hail from symphony, opera and musical theatre backgrounds. For more information call the Whistler Activity & Information Centre at 604-938-2769 or go to www.mywhistler.com.
And dont forget the Whistler Farmers Market, every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Upper Village, rain or shine.
LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS
What: 3 rd Annual Canadian National BBQ Championships
Watch, learn from and taste the best of the best. Events kick off at 6 p.m. Ph: 604-905-2171.
Who: The Fake Cops with I Can Put My Arm Back On You Cant
Art-rock garage-band craziness from Calgary and Toronto. Early show: regular Friday night DJ tunes from 11 p.m. on. call venue for more information: 604-932-2323.
What: Triple Threat Fridays
Where: Crab Shack
A new weekly night featuring the holy trinity of good times open jam, karaoke and disco tunes by DJ Steve Jiu. Let the weekend begin!
Who: The Hairfarmers
The legendary local duo rocks out for another notorious Payday Friday patio party.
What: Rob Funk Fridays
Where: Blacks Pub
Easy-going rock tunes with the versatile local musician and guests.
Who: Mike Weterings
Where: Crystal Lounge
Acoustic rock tunes inspired by African world beat music.
Who: Murphys Lagh
Where: Dubh Linn Gate
High energy Celtic & Irish pub favourites with the guitar and fiddle duo. Who: Murphys Lagh
Where: Dubh Linn Gate
High energy Celtic & Irish pub favourites with the guitar and fiddle duo.
Who: Melanie Dekker
Where: Mallard Lounge
Jazzy tunes with the Vancouver-based singer/songwriter at the cocktail hour (4 6 p.m.) and again in the evening after 9 p.m.
Who: Cameron Chu with Bobby Taylor
Where: The Bearfoot Bistro & Champagne Bar
Motown recording artist joins the Bistros piano man for a night of old-time soul and R&B.
Who: Leth Dodis
Where: Moe Joes
Good time rock covers by Whistlers long time favourite party band. Doors at 9 p.m.
What: Das Boot Ballet