June 27 - 30, 2022

Let's Hear It For Yaletown

Yaletown is hosting 4 days of live outdoor jazz music and dancing. Come join us!

let's hear it for yaletown

June 27 - 30, 2022

Come enjoy summer with FREE Live Jazz music! Let's Hear It For Yaletown with talented local jazz bands and swing dancing performances.

Want to learn how to swing dance? Join us for free daily classes to heat up your feet.

This year, performances will happen at Bill Curtis Square and Helmcken Plaza (NEW). Scroll down to see more details.

FREE for all ages, so bring your family and friends to groove to the music and have fun
Popular swing dance classes return this year - jazz away with your partner or an instructor. Don't be shy 😉
Jazz genres include New Orleans Hot Jazz, 1930s Jazz & Blues, Vintage Swinging Jazz, and Swing Era Hot Jazz. 
Curated by Vancity Hot Jazz Society, a BC registered not-for-profit society dedicated to promoting live hot jazz music in dance-friendly spaces in Vancouver. 

showtime - 12:15 - 2:00pm (Helmcken Plaza)

*in-between Earls and Yaletown Brewing*

Band line up

Monday 6/27: Vancity Swingtet w/ Brad Shigeta

Tuesday 6/28: The Lawless Firm w/ Michael Dunn

Wednesday 6/29: Djangoesque w/ Don Ogilvie

Thursday 6/30: Joe Abbott's Swing Team


Showtime - 4:30 - 7:30pm (Bill Curtis Square)

*behind Yaletown-Roundhouse Station*

Band line up (w/ free dance lessons)

Monday 6/27: Terminal City Brass Band w/ Tim Sars

Tuesday 6/28: Bonnie Northgraves Quintet

Wednesday 6/29: Josh Roberts Quintet

Thursday 6/30: Brad Shigeta's Swingtime Band ft. Oliver Gannon 

July 2 - 3, 2022

Looking for more FREE live jazz music for the weekend? Drop by at David Lam Park for TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival.
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Thank you to our partner

Vancity Hot Jazz Society