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Weekend Entertainment Listings

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Friday, March 2

ON STAGE

Who : The Mahones

Where : Garfinkel’s

The ultimate Irish rock party band. See article.

Who: The Whole Damn County

Where : Moe Joe’s

The local boys are back, banging out a never-ending list of classic favourites to keep you rocking all night.

Who : Cameron Chu Jazz Trio

Where : Bear Foot Bistro

Proving that jazz is always in style, seven days a week.

Who : Suzanne Wilson

Where : The Crystal Lounge

Strumming your contemporary favourites as well as a few originals.

What : Das Boot Ballet

Where : The Boot Pub

Lovely ladies in the flesh, and not much else.

CLUBS AND DJs

Who : DJ Chris Viner

Where : Tommy Africa’s

It’s a deep house weekend with San Francisco style beats.

Who: DJ Little T

Where : Maxx Fish

Little T is back for the winter to host Friday nights with a great lineup of

deep funky house – for those who like it fresh and frisky.

Who: DJ Peace Frog

Where : Buffalo Bill’s

Lineups are long so come early. The dance floor will be rockin’ with a great mix of tunes.

Who : DJ Rabid

Where : Savage Beagle

Open-toed sandals meets baggy jeans… a mix of people and music to keep you entertained all night.

Who : DJ Juice

Where : The Leopard Lounge at the AlpenRock

This Vancouver DJ is spinning the latest in hip hop and dance.

PUBS & PATIOS

Where: Citta

Located in the centre of the action, it’s the top spot for people watching. Stay warm under the patio heaters or relax upstairs in the pool room.

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 of both worlds.

Where: The Brew House

For a big place, it sure has a cosy atmosphere. Great bar food and drinks, as well as a big screen TV – all the comforts of home minus the remote control. The bar staff also pump out classic rock and top 40 from the sound system.

Where: Amsterdam Café

Party central, in more ways than one. This little spot in the village has it all – music, food and drinks – day and night. Great place to spot for watching the local colour.

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 : Dusty’s

The phatest riding and sliding featured on the big screen during Stella Extreme Fridays.

Saturday, March 3

ALIVE AND KICKING

Who: The Hairfarmers

Where : Dusty’s

Guitar Doug and the boys are bringing you the finest rock and roll in the valley.

Who : The Whole Damn County

Where : Moe Joe’s

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Suzanne Wilson

Where : The Crystal Lounge

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Cameron Chu Jazz Trio

Where : Bear Foot Bistro

See Friday’s listings.

What : Das Boot Ballet

Where : The Boot

See Friday’s listings.

CLUBS AND DJ’s

Who : DJ Stoli

Where : Garfinkel’s

He’s the local fave… and he knows how to keep you grooving into the wee hours with the right mix of classic rock, top 40 and alternative tunes.

What : Electra Funk Saturday

Where : Maxx Fish

DJ Spin Cat turns out big sexy breaks, underground hip hop, jungle and a little bit of house.

Who: DJ Slazz

Where : Buffalo Bill’s

Come early for dinner, stay late for the dancing!

Who : DJ Milton and Billy

Where : The Leopard Lounge at the AlpenRock

These two resident DJ have got the right mix to keep your ears happy and your feet groovin’.

Who : DJ Rabid

Where : Savage Beagle

See Friday’s listings.

Who : DJ Chris Viner

Where : Tommy Africa’s

See Friday’s listings.

Sunday, March 4

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Who : The Northern Pikes

Where : Dusty’s

Yep, it’s one of Canada’s premier ’80s bands. The Pikes are playing old faves like Teenland as well as material off their brand new album. See article.

Who : Hissy Fit

What : New Punk Night

Where : The Boot

Chrissie Hynde meets Courtney Love. Come see why this melodic punk band is a Vancouver favourite. See article.

Who : Cameron Chu Jazz Trio

Where : Bear Foot Bistro

See Friday’s listings.

CLUBS AND DJs

What : Soulkitchen

Where : Tommy Africa’s

Resident DJ Czech is serving up progressive house and break beats to satisfy your musical hunger.

Who : DJ R3

Where : Garfinkel’s

The weekend’s not over! Feeling particularly brave? Show off your moves on the elevated stage.

Who : DJ Royal Riley

Where : Moe Joe’s

Get to The Church this Sunday to worship this god of British beats.

Who : DJ Slazz

Where : Buffalo Bill’s

See Saturday’s listings.