Whistler Street Entertainment Aug. 9-15
Free entertainment happens all week throughout the village, at Village Square, Village Common, Town Plaza Gazebo, and Mountain Square, with the emphasis on family fun. This weeks performers include:
Tickles & Dots-A-Lot, a mother-daughter team of clowns who present comedy sketches;
Pancho and Sal, a dynamic duo with an unique show of original music flavoured with Latin rhythms;
Reid Belstock, a Denver-based juggler for the past 11 years who has performed in the U.S.A., Japan, and Canada. He says "juggling is fun to watch and my characters are very slapstick." Belstock trained with world renowned Barnum & Baileys Circus in Venice, FLA. He also won a bronze medal from the International Jugglers Association this past season.
The Strolling Game Show, with hosts Lance and
Marsha Chinstrong who test your knowledge on important world events, with challenging, mind-bending questions. Three correct answers and you could win prizes!
Friday, Aug. 9
THE WEEKEND AWAKENS
Who: Jo Cairns
Where: Crystal Lounge
Let your weekend awaken with popular local musician Jo Cairns, a regular at open mic nights around town. She has appeared in the Whistler Talent Search competition, and regularly plays at village venues. Her strong vocals carry sweet melodies and some sweet bluesy stuff, too. Tonight and tomorrow night at the Crystal Lounge.
Who: Murphys Lagh
Where: Dubh Linn Gate
Classic Irish pub with classic Irish covers. The perfect place to swill your Guinness pint. Music starts at 8 p.m.
CLUBS AND DJS
Who: DJ Mat the Alien
What: Fresh Fridays
Hip hop king and beats meister Mat the Alien, always talented, always subtle, plays a mix tonight. Live mixing some nights. Turntabling delights, all the time, every week.
What: Superfunk with DJ Keph
Where: Maxx Fish
Whistlers rising star DJ Keph is back scratching with the power of Thors hammer.
What: Passion Fridays with DJ Erin
Where: Tommy Africas
"Passion" with Whistlers number one voted DJ Erin, playing an electrifying blend of sexy, funky house. Come see Tommys favourite go-go dancers dance the night away.
Who: DJ Derek
Where: Savage Beagle
A mix of Top 40 tonight and Saturday.
Who: DJ Peacefrog
Where: Buffalo Bills
Peacefrog with familiar tunes from the latest Top 40 charts. Friday summer hours, 7 p.m.-2 a.m.