WHISTLER PRESENTS 2014 CONCERT SERIES LINEUP ANNOUNCED

By June 9, 2014UNCATEGORIZED

The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is pleased to bring the fourth year of the Whistler Presents Summer Concert Series to the community as part of the year round Festivals, Events and Animation (FE&A) Program.

The concerts feature a diverse range of music from rock and reggae to classical.

“The FE&A calendar is full of outstanding events and festivals each weekend throughout the summer, and the Whistler Presents Summer Concerts are an excellent way for resort guests to spend an evening in Whistler Village,” said Whistler Mayor Nancy Wilhelm-Morden. “The concerts, along with Street Entertainment and the roster of other festivals and events bring a diverse, jam packed summer calendar of entertainment, sport and culture in Whistler.”

All concerts and performances are free of charge, and take place at Whistler Olympic Plaza, with Street Entertainment and other animation throughout the Village.

For more information, visit whistler.com/events or whistler.ca/whistlerpresents

Saturday, June 28

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM Lindi Ortega
8:30 PM Barney Bentall and The Grand Cariboo Opry

Sunday, June 29

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM Jon and Roy
8:30 PM Said the Whale

Tuesday, July 1
Canada Day Concert – Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 3:00 PM
Description: Enjoy the festivities of Canada Day in Whistler, including this free concert from the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra celebrating the national day. Program Details

Wednesday, July 2
Brass Quintet Chamber Concerts

Location: Village Square
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Description: Hear the lively sounds of the string quartet as you stroll through the Village. Program Details

 Friday, July 4
String Quartet Concerts

Location: Town Plaza
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Description: The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra string quartet plays free concerts in Whistler Village. Program Details

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Concert

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 8:30 PM
Description: A full orchestra performance in beautiful Whistler Olympic Plaza. Bring blankets or chairs and enjoy the music from the comfort of the lawn. Program Details

Saturday, July 5
String Quartet Concerts

Location: Village Square
Time: 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Description: A free concert from The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra string quartet. Program Details

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Concert

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 8:30 PM
Description: A second full orchestra performance in beautiful Whistler Olympic Plaza. Program Details

Wednesday, July 16

Pre-Pemberton Music Festival Free Concert

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 4:30 PM
Description: A free concert from Gord Downie, The Sadies, Matt Mays and Dan Deacon. More Information

Friday, August 22

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM The Matinee
8:30 PM Corb Lund

Saturday, August 23

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM Kuba Oms
8:30 PM Jarvis Church

Friday, August 29

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM Del Barber Band
8:30 PM Dallas Smith

Saturday, August 30

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM Messenjah
8:30 PM Rocky Dawuni

Sunday, August 31

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Description:
7:30 PM Headwater
8:30 PM Matt Nathanson