June 28-July 4
Whistler Daily Street Entertainment, June 28 to July 4
For the families, kids, or the kid in you, Whistler street entertainment is now offered daily through the week, a presentation of Tourism Whistler.
The shows take place at Village Common, Town Plaza gazebo, Village Square, and Mountain Square between noon and 5:30 p.m.
This week catch Michelle Bush and the Whistler Fashion Police (or she might catch you); Rex Chequer and Joseph (Tetteh) Ashong, members of the international touring group Mandin Jata, who incorporate dance traditions from Timbuktu, Mali; a Vaudeville-style Western comedy act from Cowgirl Tricks; and Cirque Alexander, the silent, white-faced clown.
BALLAD NUMBER ONE
Friday, June 28
Who: Steve Colbourne
Where: Crystal Lounge
Colbourne, winner during the Whistler Talent night finals, performs solo on guitar tonight at the Crystal Lounge.
Who: Cameron Chu
Where: Bearfoot Bistro
Didnt get your fill at the Jazz and Blues weekend? Come hear jazz from pianist Cameron Chu, nightly in the elegant setting at the Bearfoot Bistro.
Who: Murphys Lagh
Where: Dubh Linn Gate
Celtic covers and originals from the band, also Saturday and Sunday.
What: Das Boot Ballet
Where: Boot Pub
Adult entertainment by ladies, for men.
CLUBS AND DJS
What: Fresh Fridays featuring resident DJ R3
Local spinster Ryan Rousch spins a mix of mainly hip hop (Eminem to Swollen Members), with a touch of R&B as DJ R3 every Friday night. Live mixing some nights on wax. Turntabling delights, all the time, every week.
What: Ninja Tune Friday
What: Super funk with DJ Keph
Where: Maxx Fish
Whistlers rising star, playing to the ladies with uber-sexy funk.
Who: DJ Erin
What: Passion Fridays
Where: Tommy Africas
Who brings out the passion in you? DJ Erin will titillate your senses with grinding house beats that will shake your booty and bring out the animal in you at Tommy Africas. Make sure you have your dancing shoes handy! Doors open at 10 p.m.
Who: DJ Derek
Where: Savage Beagle
A mix of Top 40 tonight and Saturday.
Who: DJ Peace Frog
Where: Buffalo Bills
Tunes from Peace Frog, and no cover for ladies.
Who: DJ Tone Ballone
Where: Moe Joes
Live and in person at your service, pumpin out the tunes. Check out the diversity.