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Pique to Valley Listings Nov. 12-18

This week's entertainment listings


Friday, Nov. 12


What: Cornucopia Festival of Wine & Food

Where: Various locations — Whistler Village

Annual celebration features international wineries, celebrity chefs, dinners, parties, the works! www.whistlercornucopia.com.

What: Whistler Writers Festival

Where: Spruce Grove Field House

Third annual event continues with potluck dinner and plenary discussions on aspects of the writing craft with author/editors Stephen Osbourne, John Gould, and Caroline Adderson. 6 p.m. $30 (includes copies of books by guest authors). Ph: 604-932-4518.

What: Remote Control Premiere

Where: MY (Millennium) Place

Latest snowboard film by local crew the Gathering Collective. Part of Whistler Welcome Week festivities. Tickets: $2. Film starts: 7 p.m. Ph: 604-935-8410.

What: Gnarcore Video Play’s Shoot the Ones You Love

Where: Merlin’s

Local snowboard crew’s new indie flick. Invite only event. Doors at 8 p.m.

Who: lesismore

Where: Fifty-Two 80 Bistro & Bar

An eclectic mix of vocal jazz standards, swing, R&B and blues with singer Leslie Harris and the boys. 6:30-11:30 p.m.

Who: Last Call

Where: Moe Joe’s

Friday night house band plays the rockin’ hits you wanna hear.

What: Rob Funk Fridays

Where: Black’s Pub

Easy going guitar tunes with the local musician and guests.

Who: Bowen Boys

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

Fiddle-driven Celtic pub favourites with locals Rob Thompson and Cam Salay.

What: Triple Threat Fridays

Where: Crab Shack

Live open mic jam and karaoke night hosted by DJ Steve Jiu.

Who: Murphy’s Law

Where: Pemberton Hotel

Classic rock.


What: Hip-hop Fridays

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Hip-hop and R&B hits with DJ Rob Banks and guest vocalist Gemma. Doors at 9:30 p.m.

Who: DJ NT

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

Mainstream dance floor faves to kick off the weekend. Gals get in free all night long. Doors at 8 p.m.

Who: DJ Derek

Where: Savage Beagle

Top 40 hip-hop and R&B in the red lounge and down below. Doors at 9 p.m.

Who: DJ Ph.D

Where: Garfinkel’s

Silky smooth hip-hop and R&B. VIP treatment for girls.

Saturday, Nov. 13


Who: Kiran Ahluwalia

Where: MY (Millennium) Place

Toronto-based world music performer gives a contemporary twist to traditional Persian love songs. Appetizers by Tandoori Grill. Part of the MY Place/Whistler Arts Council’s 2004-05 Performance Series. Tickets: $17/$20. Show starts: 8 p.m. Ph: 604-935-8410.