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Old and new school party tunes that get the gals dancin on the pool tables. Doors at 9 p.m.
Sunday, June 13
LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS
What: Pemberton Folk Festival
Where: Pioneer Park (Pemberton)
Day two of first annual event. Local performer Glenn Mishaw kicks things off at noon. Vancouver singer-songwriter Rose Ranger headlines at 5 p.m. Afternoon workshops and kids venue. Tickets: $40/weekend, $25/Saturday, $15/Sunday, (kids daily passes $10). Adult early bird passes $30, available at Brackendale Bistro, The Whistler Question, Char-isma Emporium, The Pemberton Trading Co. and The Pemberton Therapeutic Massage Clinic. Ph: 604-894-5904 - ext. 3.
What: Campfire Stories
Where: Riverside Campground Fire Pit
The Whistler Writers Group, a.k.a. The Vicious Circle, hosts their second annual night of toasted marshmallows and campfire ghost stories. The quintessential summer experience Whistler style. Limited fireside seating. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and marshmallows. 8-10 p.m.
What: The Punk Night
Where: Boot Pub
Whistlers ultimate anti-club night hosts Vancouver hardcore bands Raking Bombs and The WPP (Witness Protection Program). Intelligent musings set to frantic sonic chaos. Ph: 604-932-3338.
Who: Tom Hooper
Where: Mallard Lounge
Former lead singer of Canadian college-rock bands The Grapes of Wrath and Ginger is now a solo act. Quirky, folksy guitar tunes at the cocktail hour (4-6 p.m.) and again in the evening after 9 p.m.
Who: Leth Dodis
Where: Crab Shack
Whistler party band plays all your favourite rock covers.
What: Open Mic Night
Where: Crystal Lounge
Shower singers and basement guitar gods get their turn in the spotlight.
Who: Cameron Chu
Where: The Bearfoot Bistro & Champagne Bar
Piano-man sets the mood with lots of soul and R&B and jazzy lounge favourites.
Who: Rob Funk
Where: Second Cup
Afternoon guitar tunes for the coffee crowd.
What: Sunday Night Sound Lounge
Where: Wild Seed Enoteca (Mount Currie)
Eclectic weekly live music night features everything from acoustic solo artists to drum n bass DJs. Ph: 604-894-5567.
CLUBS AND DJS
What: Soul Kitchen
Where: Tommy Africas
The man that started it all, DJ Czech is back at the Kitchen tables this week servin up a retro-rewind mix of old-school club tracks. The granddaddy of Whistler club nights at 11 years and counting. Doors at 10 p.m.
Who: DJ NT
Where: Buffalo Bills
Mainstream dance tunes keep the weekend vibe alive. Doors at 8 p.m.