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Thursday,

March 13

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Gnar Boots   Join the Gnar Boot crew for open jam night with guitars, mics and drums available. All styles of music welcome at 7 p.m.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

Who:    G Willy Tough day on the hill? Relax with G Willy for some apres entertainment starting at 2 p.m.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    Too Soon To Tell Local band plays all your favourite covers with George Skoupas at the helm. Acoustic sessions from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               FireRock Lounge at Westin

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

What:      Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

Who:    Bruce Coughlan High-energy Celtic and Irish pub favourites, with rockin rollers and folk from 3:30 til 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. til midnight.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Craig Brennan Cover favourites right off the floor.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Happy Thursday Snowboard.com presents Whistler’s hottest talent on the decks; snowboard and turntable alike. DJ R3 dishes out popular local’s night.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

What: Heaven 24 All female DJs, Miss Marz, Sherry Freeze and Foxi Ozzi spin along with Natasha on electric violin. White clothing and angel outfits suggested to fit in during this heavenly evening. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

What: Superheroes and Villains Party Get decked out in your best costume to compete a $300 prize. Playing hip-hop remixes, funky house and electro, Fidel gets the crowd fired up. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

 

Friday,

march 14

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Dr. Dave Rocking voice always accompanied by rocking crowd with cover favourites on guitar.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

What: Funky Reggae Fridays   Live music by Kostaman, DJ Phroh and special guest, Rob Funk, warm up the crowds with positive, infectious grooves to keep you dancing all night long. Show starts at 9 p.m.

Where:               The Longhorn Saloon

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 2 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who:    Dave Morris Sampling lattes and strummin’ tunes from noon until 4 p.m.

Where:               Second Cup

 

Who:    Ali Milner   Not even finished high school and already this grade 12 student is an EMI recording artist with performances in China as well as Juno Awards and Toronto Film Festival after parties. Mature vocals and easy piano come together for a local show not to be missed.   Show 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Where:               Fifty Two 80 Bistro and Lounge

 

What: Fairmont Friday   Celebrate St. Patty’s day a bit early this year with Richard Samuels, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

Who:    The Hairfarmer’s   Legendary duo Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug strum up Whistler’s most famous apres at 3:30 p.m.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

Who:    The Hairfarmer’s   After a short break from their apres performance, legendary duo Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug take the stage for some evening entertainment.

Where:               Tapley’s

 

What: Sea to Sky Battle of the Bands   Three bands and solo acts go head to head for a stellar prize pack, and all the glory. Tickets are $7, come out to vote for your favourite act.

Where:               Wildwood Pacific Bistro (Whistler Tennis Club)

 

Who:    Baby Harry   A local fave returns from makes a trip up to Sea to Sky country from Vancouver to wow the crowd.

Where:               The Pony Espresso

 

Who:    Murphy’s Lagh Bring your dancing shoes -- toes will tap for this high-energy fiddle and guitar duo.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Drew Wilson   Cover favourites right off the floor.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

Who:    G Willy Tough day on the hill? Relax with G Willy for some apres entertainment starting at 2 p.m.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What:      Heat Friday   TMS Crew from Vancity rip up club hits, hip hop and old school.

Where:               Savage Beagle

Who:    DJ Peacefrog A mainstream mix of tunes that gets the dance floor going.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

Who:    The Freestylers Two UK breaks producers and DJs make a special appearance, bringing their unique breakbeat sound to the dancefloor. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

Who:    Puf the Majik DJ Mix of Top 40, R&B, retro and party classics. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

Who:    DJ Chilli Guaranteed to warm you up, and aiming to please with fresh beats in Pemberton.

Where:               Pemberton Hotel

 

Who:    Ladies Night DJ Neoteric delivers best in hip hop, Baltimore club, house and electro.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

Saturday,

March 15

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 2 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    Ali Milner   Not even finished high school and already this grade 12 student is an EMI recording artist with performances in China as well as Juno Award and Toronto Film Festival after parties. Mature vocals and easy piano come together for a local show not to be missed. Vancouver.   Show 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Where:               Fifty Two 80 Bistro and Lounge

Who:    Dave Morris Sampling lattes and strummin’ tunes from noon until 4 p.m.

Where:               Second Cup

 

What: Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

Who:    The Hairfarmer’s   Legendary duo Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug   get things started for apres at 3:30 p.m., then return for an evening show at 9:30 p.m.

Where:               Dusty’s

 

Who:    Spy vs. Spy Dr. Dave (aka Dave Morris) and Chris Munro throw down harmonies, rythym and lead, starting at 8:30 p.m.

Where:               Brewhouse

 

What: Wild in the Streets As part of Squamish’s Wild At Art festival, Kostaman headlines an open-air concert.

Where:               Main stage in Squamish

 

Who:    The Small Brothers Come out to enjoy some southern cooking and a one-time only bluegrass performance.

Where:               The Pony Espresso

 

Who:    Rob Funk Come out to hear some special guest jams with Rob Funk & friends. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Black’s Pub

 

Who:    Cease & Desist Relax in the lounge to the musical stylings of Cease & Desist.

Where:               Monk’s Grill

 

Who:    Murphy’s Lagh Bring your dancing shoes -- toes will tap for this high-energy fiddle and guitar duo.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    Drew Wilson   Cover favourites right off the floor.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

Who:    G Willy Tough day on the hill? Relax with G Willy for some apres entertainment starting at 2 p.m.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

What: WHOOSH Check out Whistler’s gayest party, presented by skiOUT. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               South Side Diner

CLUBS AND DJs

Who:    DJ Peacefrog A mainstream mix of tunes that gets the dance floor going.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

Who:    Bang On DJs JT and Oli Maxwell throw down the chart’s hottest R&B and Top 40. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

Who:    JT James   DJ JT James of Raw Radio fame gets wild with party classics, Top 40, R&B grinders and dirty breaks. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

 

Sunday,

March 16

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

Who:    Sean Rose   Rhythm and blues review at favourite local watering hole in the Upper Village. (Formerly BBK’s.) Rich vocals, smooth guitar: perfect for the cocktail hour at this best kept secret.

Where:               Fitzsimmon’s Pub

 

Who:    The Hairfarmer’s   Legendary duo Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug strum up Whistler’s most famous apres at 3:30 p.m.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

What: Hairfarmers Afterburn Party   Join in the local tradition by watching the Fire and Ice show and then dancing it up with The Hairfarmer’s live with Grateful Greg and Guitar Doug at 8 p.m.

Where:               Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC)

 

Who:    Dave Morris Sampling lattes and strummin’ tunes from noon until 4 p.m.

Where:               Second Cup

What: Jam Night Play along side Kostaman for Whistler’s longest running jam night. Mics, guitars, bass, small drum kit and percussion available. Show 9 p.m.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

What: Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

What: Punk Night   Whistler’s ultimate anti-club night. Both international and local acts. This week, Sound of the Swarm, The Great Sabatini and Re-Entry.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

What: Texas Hold-Em Get into the game -- 60 seats are available. Prizes for top three places and the winner goes onto finals in April. Register at 7 p.m. Deal at 8 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

Who:    Murphy’s Lagh Bring your dancing shoes -- toes will tap for this high-energy fiddle and guitar duo.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

Who:    G Willy Tough day on the hill? Relax with G Willy for some apres entertainment starting at 2 p.m.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

What: St. Paddy’s Industry Pre-Party Consider this a warm-up for the celebration to come.

Where:               The Mix by Ric’s

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Locals’ Night Weekend winds down with full-throttle club night.

Where:               Longhorn Saloon & Grill

 

What:                  Soul Kitchen   The Freestylers team up with DJ Deekline, with funky, electro breakbeats to keep you moving. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

what:   Pimp n’ Ho Party Dust off your finest cane and cape or sky-high stilettos to compete in the costume contest, and prepare for some serious body painting.             

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

Monday,

March 17

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

what: Karaoke   Special St. Patty’s Day karaoke session. I Will Survive won’t sing itself, so come out to belt out all your favourites. Hosted by James Mr. Karaoke.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

Who:    Gnar Boots   Join the Gnar Boot crew to jam it out and bring together Whistler’s music community. Guitars and amps provided.

Where:               Dusty’s

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.  

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

What: Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

What: LuluLUNA Free Yoga BYO mat, though some are available for beginners. All ages are welcome. This hour-long class starts at 6:30 p.m.

Where:               Millennium Place (lower level)

 

What: Bands Against Hunger Party for a good cause with some great music this St. Patrick’s Day. Performances by Kostaman, DJ Phroh, MC Decay, and Mr. Ray, to name a few. Doors at 8 p.m. Tickets $10.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

What: St. Patrick’s Day Party   Put on your best green duds and head down to the pub to celebrate the luck of the Irish with a Patty’s day institution.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

What: St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Break out the shamrocks and Guiness -- it’s that time of the year again! Celtic music by Guitar Doug and authentic Irish pub fare.

Where:               Black’s Pub

 

What: St. Patrick’s Day Retail Block Party   Celebrate the luck of the Irish with DJ Metal.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

 

CLUBS AND DJs

what:   ‘80s Night DJ Ryder starts the week off right with old school dance jams, hip hop                          classics, and 80’s throwbacks. Free cover for ‘80s outfits between 9-10 p.m.    

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

Who:    DJ Push & Play Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with some old and new school hip-hop, top 40’s and retro classics. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

Tuesday

March 18

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    All New House Band Local band plays all your favourite covers you can dance and sing to at 9 p.m.

Where:               Buffalo Bill’s

 

Who:    Andrea Graham   Acoustic covers from Radiohead to Blind Melon for apres from 4-6 p.m. and evening from 9-11 p.m. in the Upper Village. (Formerly BBK’s.)

Where:               Fitzsimmon’s Pub

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

What: Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

Who:    Murphy’s Lagh Bring your dancing shoes -- toes will tap for this high-energy fiddle and guitar duo.

Where:               Dubh Linn Gate Old Irish Pub

 

 

Clubs and DJs

What: Celebration Tuesdays Hip hop duo the Faction Sound Crew spins out favourite longtime local’s night.

Where:               Savage Beagle

 

who: DJ Kevin Shui Coming up from Van-city to please with progressive electro and house. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

What: Oakley Industry Party Resident and international touring DJ Mat the Alien spins hip-hop, mash-ups and breaks for the Oakley industry thank-you party. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish Who: DJ Dakota DJ Dakota will be in da house to spin out awesome tracks all night long.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

Wednesday

March 19

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

What: Whistler Jam Join Kostaman for a 9 p.m. jam session. Bring your own instruments or use his (mics, acoustic guitar, bass, small drum kit, percussion instruments). Kostaman also entertains the Green Drinks night. An AWARE monthly meeting where environmentalists talk green over beer and pizza.

Where:               Black’s Pub

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 3:30 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    Dr. Dave   Rockin’ Whistler’s smallest pub with great covers from 9 p.m. to midnight in the Upper Village. (Formerly BBK’s.)

Where:               Fitzsimmon’s Pub Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

What: Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

Who: Jon Shrier A new act in town, but one that promises to lay down roots. Wins over crowds at local jam nights and now deservedly has a night all his own. Easy rich vocals on guitar with cover favourites.

Where:               Crystal Lounge

 

what:   Loco’s Night Nachos, beer and live acoustic with Chris Munro -- what more can you ask for?

Where:               Una Mas

 

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Real Deal Wednesdays Scratch wizard Mat the Alien, voted Whistler’s number one DJ nine years in a row, spins legendary set before hopping a plane for his Thursday residency in Las Vegas.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

What: World of Drum N Bass   Six acts, including Ed Rush & Optical, take over the club with new and old school drum and bass beats. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

  What:                Local’s Night Puf the Majik DJ comes out to entertain local diehards with a mix of hip hop, breaks and classics. Doors 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

 

 

Thursday,

March 20

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

Who:    Gnar Boots   Join the Gnar Boot crew for open jam night with guitars, mics and drums available. All styles of music welcome at 7 p.m.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

Who:    G Willy Acoustic everything from happiest strummer in town at 3:30 p.m. for apres.

Where:               Behind the Grind

 

Who:    Too Soon To Tell Local band plays all your favourite covers with George Skoupas at the helm. Acoustic sessions from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               FireRock Lounge at Westin

 

Who:    Cameron Chu   Whistler’s own piano man tickles the ivories with classics and smooth rolling favourites.

Where:               The Bearfoot Bistro

 

What: Live Music   International and local artists live from   3:30-5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to midnight.

Where:               Mallard Lounge at Fairmont

 

What: Open Mic Night   Come out to hear local talent, hosted by Gnar Boots. The band starts the crowd-pleasing performance ar 7 p.m. and plays until midnight.

Where:               Merlin’s

 

What: Damage Inc.   Metallic fans unite -- come out to hear DJ Metal play some classics.

Where:               Moe Joe’s

 

CLUBS AND DJs

What: Happy Thursday Snowboard.com presents Whistler’s hottest talent on the decks; snowboard and turntable alike. DJ R3 dishes out popular local’s night.

Where:               Garfinkel’s

 

What: Party beats Resident DJs JT, Tim Livingstone and Good Kid team up on four decks to play funky, dirty electro and house.

Where:               Tommy Africa’s

 

Who:    Fidel Cashflow   Spinning hip hop remixes, funky house and dirty electro, Fidel gets the crowd fired up. Doors at 9 p.m.

Where:               Maxx Fish

 

What: Ladies Night Ladies, come out to get down with DJ Peacefrog.

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