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Friday, May 10

ZEUS-LIKE MUSIC BOLTS

Who: She Stole My Beer

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

Allman Brothers, Grateful Dead and originals from long time Whistler favourites. They’re back at Bill’s Saturday too.

Who: Wil Mimnaugh with Thor and the Thundercats

Where: The Shack

Part of the Spring Music Festival at The Shack, this is one of Mimnaugh’s last shows before it’s band time.

Who: Bowen Boys

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

Mortiz Behm and Rob Thompson provide this evening’s Celtic revelry.

Who: Leanne Lamoureux

Where: Crystal Lounge

One of her last solo shows before heading east to the Maritimes.

Who: Cameron Chu

Where: Bearfoot Bistro

Seven nights a week, live jazz at the piano bar from Cameron Chu.

Who: Whole Damn County

Where: Moe Joe’s

Whistler’s favourite cover band rocks you tonight!

What: Das Boot Ballet

Where: Boot Pub

Adult entertainment from adult women.

CLUBS AND DJS

What: Fresh Fridays with R3

Where: Garfinkel’s

DJ R3 spins his favourites so you can cut a rug.

What: Double Ought Buck

Where: Maxx Fish

Double Ought Buck with dj brokenarrow at Maxx Fish. Brokenarrow’s farewell for the season as he blasts for the beach. Classic and new beats in a dancing frenzy.

Who: Passion Fridays

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Whistler’s own DJ Erin continues through the summer and keeps grooving all night long with an incredibly delicious mix of funky vocal house including UK re-mixes.

PUBS & PATIOS

Where: The Brew House

Brewhouse tunes are always hopping from morning to night. A pool table and fireside comfy chairs, alongside full restaurant set up, make for a great meeting spot.

Where: Hoz’s Pub

Down to earth pub but still in that Whistler style. Just a hop, skip and a jump from that brisk walk on the Valley Trail in Whistler Creekside.

Where: Citta

Citta’s central stage in Village Square attracts locals, patio-side, and visitors too. Best people watching spot to enjoy a variety of pints on tap. Open for lunch.

Where: Amsterdam Pub & Café

Wooden interiors and all kinds of eye-candy décor make for a funky apres-pint or meal, at the Village Square. Patio too, with live music some nights. For an international, younger crowd visit the ’Dam.

Where: Black’s Pub

The warming floor for locals apres-ski. Conversational pub feel, located at the foot of both village gondolas. With snowcapped peaks and the downhill bike course in summer, enjoy their telescope to bear watch or star gaze. Tasty food, 99 brands of beer in a gilded silver menu, and 40 scotches to keep you reminiscing.

Where: Tapley’s Neighbourhood Pub

Casual atmosphere for warm conversation and cold beer. Bar staff operate a not-too-loud sound system of rock and roll numbers and the outdoor patio gives patrons the best air in the world.

Saturday, May 11

THUNDER & LIGHTNING

Who: She Stole My Beer

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

See Friday’s listings.

Who: Thor and the Thundercats

Where: The Shack

Thunderous rock tonight at the stage of the Shack.

Who: Leanne Lamoureux

Where: Crystal Lounge

See Friday’s listings.

Who: Bowen Boys

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

See Friday’s listings.

Who: Whole Damn County

Where: Moe Joe’s

See Friday’s listings.

CLUBS AND DJS

Who: Super Funk with DJ Keph

Where: Maxx Fish

Keph digs into his bag of magic traxx and blasts his Uber-sexy funk.

Who: DJ Stoli & Miguel Sanchez

Where: Garfinkel’s

Stoli mixes up your favourites for a Saturday night boogie or barfly mode.

Who: DJ Peace Frog

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

A mainstream mix keeps Whistler audiences rockin’.

Who: DJ Wan and DJ Peacefrog

Where: Longhorn Pub

See Friday’s listings.

What: Open House

Who: DJ Lennie, Jungle Soldier and guests

Jungle Soldier shifts from Tuesday nights. Jazzy house from Lennie followed by the best break beats on the West Coast.

Who: DJ Derek

Where: Savage Beagle

See Friday’s listings.

Sunday, May 12

SUNDAY EVENING MUSINGS

Who: Wild Wes Makepeace followed by Mico and Thenon

Where: Garfinkel’s

Makepeace opens, followed by heavy grooves from Thenon and songs from Calgary’s favourite alternative rock band.

CLUBS AND DJS

Who: DJ Laurent de St. Laurent and Kid Kio from Tokyo

What: Fight Club

Where: Garfinkel’s

Two DJ’s mix it up with their own special blend Monday at Garf’s.

What: Context

Where: Maxx Fish

Context presents live hip hop with resident Mat the Alien. Fresh live entertainment, every Sunday.

What: DJ Czech presents Soul Kitchen

Where: Tommy Africa’s

DJ Monty plays funky house and techno house.

What: Drive

Where: Savage Beagle

DJ Chris Viner, Milton and Foxxi Oxxi go deep house.

Monday, May 13

MONDAY STARS

Who: Reggalution

Where: Boot Pub

Smooth grooves from Reggalution tonight.

What: Karaoke night

Where: Crystal Lounge

Your chance to be a star, every Monday night at the Lounge.

CLUBS AND DJS

What: Shits and Giggles

Where: Maxx Fish

Every Monday Scott Arkwell is DJ Vinyl Ritchie, spinning big sexy funk.

Who: DJ Ryder

What: Magnum Opus

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Retro boogie night. Dress to the nines and come shake your booty.

Tuesday, May 14

TUESDAY EVE GOINGS ON

What: Das Boot Ballet

Where: Boot Pub

Adult entertainment for little boys.

CLUBS AND DJS

Who: Various DJs

Where: Maxx Fish

Eclectic rock hop and old school – and rock, too.

What: Open Mic

Where: Amsterdam Pub

Live open mic. Your chance to get mic-happy. With host Randy of Whistler Music.

What: Sanctuary

Who: DJ Peace Frog

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

Tunes tonight from Peace Frog.

Who: DJ Wan and DJ Peacefrog

Where: Longhorn Pub

See Friday’s listings.

Who: DJ Seanski

Where: Savage Beagle

The longest running hip-hop night in Whistler.

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Summer schedule: Closed Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays. Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 10 p.m.

What: Disco night

Where: Moe Joe’s

Big huge chunky heels tonight, girls. Polyester pants for the boys.

Wednesday, May 15

WEDNESDAY UPROAR

Who: Steve St. Arnaud Trio

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

Live ballads tonight.

Who: Slow Nerve Action

Where: Moe Joe’s

With tunes from their album The Soap of Beautiful Women , Slow Nerve Action rocks.

What: Das Boot Ballet

Where: Boot Pub

See Tuesday’s listings.

CLUBS AND DJS

Who: Boogie Café with DJ Czech

Where: Garfinkel’s

DJ Czech spins beats for you, apres-ski and into vinyl mode.

Who: DJ Diamond Doug

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

See Sunday’s listings.

What: Spare Grooves

Where: Maxx Fish

Mat the Alien and Kilo Cee bring you Whistler’s hip hop with incredible ease.

Who: Guest DJs

Where: The Shack

Acid jazz, disco and retro on tap.

What: Play

Where: Tommy Africa’s

Shandy Rae and guest DJs tonight.

Who: Mr. Wilson

Where: Savage Beagle

Hip hop every Wednesday with Mr. Wilson.

What: Weekly Euchre Tournie

Where: Hoz’s Pub

Every Wednesday, euchre tourney, 7 p.m. start.

Thursday, May 16

THREE FOR THURSDAY

What: Double Daze Darts and Pool Tourney

Where: Boot Pub

Play and win. Or lose. It’s tournie season!

Who: Steve St. Arnaud Trio

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

See Wednesday listings.

CLUBS AND DJS

Who: DJ Keph

Where: Maxx Fish

Dub reggae night with Keph and uber-sexy funk.

What: Locals’ Night

Where: Garfinkel’s

Still the best locals’ night 10 years running. DJ Stoli with DJ Erin shake things up down below.

Who: DJ Peacefrog

Where: Buffalo Bill’s

Thirst-day at Bill’s, music by Peacefrog.

What: Waxed

Where: Savage Beagle

Funky house and breaks tonight.

Who: DJ Wan

Where: Longhorn Pub

See Friday’s listings.

What: Ladies Night

Where: Moe Joe’s

Looks good, smells good, it’s all good…ladies’ night at Moe’s this eve.

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