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Friday, July 20

LIVE PERFORMANCES

Who : Slow Nerve Action

Where : Garfinkel’s

Get funked this weekend with these sexed-up Whistler musicians.

Who : Whole Damn County

Where : Moe Joe’s

It’s a rockin’ weekend with this favourite local band, turning out your requests and some hot originals.

Who : Leanne and Kyla

Where : Dubh Linn Gate

This local duo fiddles and strums up a Celtic good time. Enjoy Guinness on tap and good conversation.

Who : Josh Gontier

Where : Crystal Lounge

This full-time Whistler musician sings feel-good tunes and funky vibes.

Who : Lyndon Davies

Where : Mallard Lounge

Enjoy contemporary piano tunes while you sip martinis next to the croquet course.

Who : Cameron Chu Jazz Trio

Where : Bearfoot Bistro

Proving jazz never goes out of style. Enjoy a bottle of wine from one of the finest selections in town.

What : Das Boot Ballet

Where : The Boot Pub

Lovely ladies in the flesh and not much more.

Who : Rex Chequer and Joseph Ashong

Where, When : mountain Square at 1, Gazebo at 2, Marketplace at 3:30 p.m.

These seasoned entertainers are part of the international touring group Manding Jata. This cultural duo presents music and dance from Timbuktu, Mali incorporating the use of the marimba, African flute and drums.

Who : Richard Beynon

Where, When : Whistler Village Centre at 1:30, village Square at 3, Gazebo at 4:30 p.m.

This young musician will amaze you with his jazzy clarinet. He’s backed up on keyboards by his dad, Phil.

Who : Elias Joseph

Where, When : village Square at 1:30, Whistler Village Centre at 2:30 and 5, Mountain Square at 4 p.m.

Are you ready for fun, laughter, imagination and excitement? Discover the wonder of the circus through this unique performer.

CLUBS AND DJs

Who : DJ Little T

Where : Maxx Fish

Little T is the Friday night favourite with a great line-up of funky house.

Who : DJ Miguel Sanchez

Where : Garfinkel’s

Catering to locals and visitors alike with the right mix of Top 40, alternative rock and dance.

Who : DJ Chris Viner

Where : Tommy Africa’s

Deep tribal house mixed in an environment intended to open your mind and soul. Go-Go dancers keep ya movin' in the Underground Tiki Jungle.

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 Rich

Where : Buffalo Bill’s

Always busy and the lineups can be long! Come early for dinner, stay late for the party. Don’t miss their busy dance floor with a great mix of music.

PUBS & PATIOS

Where : BBK’s Pub

It’s a locals’ favourite for unwinding after a hard day. This cosy pub in the Upper Village has a fine selection of B.C. wine and micro-brewed beer as well as an outstanding menu. Settle in on their couches for a game of cards or gab with their colourful bartenders. "We Be Smoke-free!"

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 keeps the bar smoke-free.

Where: The Brew House

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

This little spot in the village has it all – music, food and drinks – day and night. Great place for watching the local colour.

Where : Black’s Pub

Located at the base of the Village Gondolas, with awesome views of both mountains and the downhill bike course. Enjoy their telescope to bear watch or star gaze. Fabulous food, 99 brands of beer, 40 scotches.

Where: Hoz’s Pub

Down to earth pub but still in that Whistler style. Take a quick ride out to the Creekside.

Saturday, July 21

ALIVE AND KICKING

Who : Josh Gontier

Where : Crystal Lounge

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Whole Damn County

Where : Moe Joe’s

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Leanne and Kyla

Where : Dubh Linn Gate

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Lyndon Davies

Where : Mallard Lounge

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Cameron Chu Jazz Trio

Where : Bearfoot Bistro

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Rex Chequer and Joseph Ashong

Where, When : Marketplace at 12:30, Gazebo at 1:30, Mountain Square at 3 p.m.

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Richard Beynon

Where, When : Whistler Village Centre at 1, Village Square at 2:30, Marketplace at 4, Gazebo at 5:30 p.m.

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Elias Joseph

Where, When : Mountain Square at 1 and 4:30, Village Square at 2, Whistler Village Centre at 3:30 p.m.

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Paul Pigat

Where, When : Marketplace at 1:30, Village Square at 4, Whistler Village Centre at 5 p.m.

You may recognize Paul from Cousin Harley and the Pigglets. He’s belting out authentic sly-blues.

CLUBS AND DJs

Who : DJ Stoli

Where : Garfinkel’s

Stoli’s behind the wheels, driving the weekend crowd into a dance floor frenzy.

Who : DJ Chris Viner

Where : Tommy Africa’s

Let the African rhythms soothe you into a deep house vibe. Lose yourself on the dance floor, or let the Go-Go dancers help you find your way.

Who : DJ Rabid

Where : Savage Beagle

See Friday’s listings.

What: ElectraFunk Saturdays with DJ Spincat

Where : Maxx Fish

Nu skool house, hip hop and happenin’ vibes.

Who : DJ Hank and Aarron

Where : The Boot

These local DJs are spinning your alternative faves. And check out some Aussie faves at the bar…

Who : DJ Rich

Where : Buffalo Bill’s

See Friday’s listings.

Sunday, July 22

ON THE MIC

What : Satan MacNuggit Video-Music Road Show

Where : The Boot

This new concept in filmmaking will open your ears with music videos and expand the mind with activist clips. See article.

Who : Whole Damn County

Where : The Crab Shack

If the Shack’s a-rockin’, you better come knockin’! It’s loud! It’s crazy! It’s a locals’ thing!

Who : Rex Chequer and Joseph Ashong

Where, When : Upper Village at 12:30 and 1:30, Gazebo at 3, Marketplace at 4 p.m.

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Richard Beynon

Where, When : Marketplace at 12:30, Gazebo at 2, Village Square at 3:30, Mountain Square at 5 p.m.

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Elias Joseph

Where, When : Village Square at noon, Whistler Village Centre at 1, Upper Village at 2:30 p.m.

See Friday’s listings.

Who : Paul Pigat

Where, When : Gazebo at 1, Village Square at 2, Mountain Square at 3:30, Whistler Village Centre at 4:30 p.m.

See Saturday’s listings.

CLUBS AND DJs

What : Soul Kitchen

Where : Tommy Africa’s

DJ John Lemon joins Czech to cook up fresh beats and tasty breaks Seattle-style.

Who: DJ Rich

Where : Buffalo Bill’s

See Friday’s listings.

Who : DJ Rabid

Where : Savage Beagle

See Friday’s listings.