Let’s Hear it for Yaletown 2018

Yaletown BIA is hosting five days of free outdoor jazz and dancing in Yaletown. Let’s Hear It For Yaletown, curated by Vancity Hot Jazz Society, brings you the sounds of some of the best live Canadian hot jazz bands to delight your ears and heat up your dancing feet! Free dance lessons will be provided between sets so you too can join the party and dance to live hot jazz! Visit Yaletown and join the community at Bill Curtis Square (Canada Line Station at Mainland and Davie) for free performances from Monday, June 25 to Friday, June 29.

WHEN: June 25 – 29

TIME: lunch time and after work! 11am-1pm and 5pm-7pm

WHERE: Bill Curtis Square (behind the Canada Line Station)

PARTICIPATING VENDORS: Blenz CoffeeEvo Car Share, Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre

ARTISTS SCHEDULE – curated by Vancity Hot Jazz Society

MONDAY, JUNE 25: New Orleans Jazz
11AM-1PM: Tim Sars Quartet
5PM-7PM: Trevor Whitridge Quartet

TUESDAY, JUNE 26: Old Timey Jazz
11AM-1PM: Milk Crate Bandits
5PM-7PM: Clara Rose and the Buds

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27: Django Inspired Gypsy Jazz
11AM-1PM: Django’s Jewels
5PM-7PM: Djangoesque

THURSDAY, JUNE 28: 1920s Hot Jazz & Blues
11AM-1PM: Jack Ray Quartet
5PM-7PM: Phoenix Four

FRIDAY, JUNE 29: Swinging Era Hot Jazz
11AM-1PM: Benny and the Goodmen
5PM-7PM: Evan Arntzen and Friends

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