Friday, Aug. 31
What : Live Wire Friday
Who : The Mahones
Where : Garfinkel?s
Break out the Guinness! The Mahones are back in town to celebrate the long weekend. Their Irish rock always raises the roof. This is a party not to be missed.
What : Pemberton Music Festival
Where : Mount Currie Rodeo Grounds
Who : Bijou de Bayou, Booth, Broadhurst and McNair, Slivertooth, Yield, The Ecclestons, Sound Tribe
Purchase a day pass for all this talent or camp out and enjoy an entire weekend of music. (See listings for Saturday?Monday) Call 1-866-604-2001 for ticket details.
What : Weetama
Where : Whistler Village
Weetama is a celebration of Aboriginal culture. All weekend you will find dancing, storytelling, art and music right in the village streets. Watch for special highlights over the next three days. Visit the Whistler Activity Centre for full details.
What : Aboriginal Films
Where : Rainbow Theatre
When : 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Part of the Weetama festival, encounter Aboriginal heritage, history and culture on film. Admission is free.
What : Weetama, Learn Our Ways
Where : Whistler Conference Centre
Artisan workshops focus on hands-on learning to make dreamcatchers, beadwork and cedar carvings in traditional First Nations? style. Contact the Whistler Activity Centre for more info.
Who: Whole Damn County
Where: Moe Joe?s
This local band is turning out your favourite rock hits as well as originals destined to become hits.
Who : The Hairfarmers
Where : Merlin?s
It?s payday and The Hairfarmers are gonna help you party away that hard earned cash. Come see why this slopeside bar is always rockin?? in the sunshine or the snow.
Who : Leanne and Kyla
Where : Dubh Linn Gate
These popular local lasses always bring the house down with their high energy Celtic and contemporary tunes.
Who : The Cameron Chu Jazz Trio
Where : The Bearfoot Bistro
Enjoy the smooth styling of Cameron and guests, as well as a glass of wine from the finest selection in town.
Who : Solid Earth Jam Band