Live & Local Concerts & Culture Series - July and August

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ll logovertical cymkLive & Local brings together North Vancouver's most popular concert series (formerly the Friday Night Summer Concerts Series) and new arts events to deliver 33 exciting and free cultural experiences for families, residents and visitors all summer long. 




Presenting Sponsor: Darwin Construction
Major Sponsor: TD Bank Group
Media Sponsor: North Shore News
Concert Neighbourhood Sponsors: Lynn Valley Village, The BOTTO Team, Delany’s Coffee
Concert Stage Sponsors - see each event 


Fridays 7:00-9:00PM 

Every Friday night during July and August we will be entertained with a line-up of excellent bands and we hope that you will come and  enjoy.

7 Mazacote Latin Dance
Evening sponsors: Town Centre Dental / Beach Tanning / Booster Juice

Mazacote, a hard hitting six piece afro-latin dance band, playing horn-driven, New York salsa and beats from Colombia, Puerto Rico and Cuba, will be first on stage this Friday, July 7th at 7:00pm. 

Last year the crowd could not hold back and formed a conga-line and marched around the plaza with appropriate hip swinging and surge of happiness. We are sure that you will not be disappointed by coming and enjoy this great band.

18 Smith and Jones CCR/Classic Rock
Evening sponsors: Jenny Gill and Suzanne Callaghan VPG Realty Inc. / RNB Dance & Theatre Art Society / North Vancouver District Public Library

21 Terminal Station Blues Rock
Evening sponsors: Browns Socialhouse / Jane Thornthwaite MLA North Vancouver-Seymour / Lynn Valley Optometry

28 Platform Soul Disco Funk
Evening sponsors: Restoration Health Clinic / Nourish Market / Kirshner Financial Services

4 VOC Sweet Soul Gospel Choir Motown
Evening sponsors: Valley Suchi / Zazou Salon & Academy / Canopy Integrated Health

11 Gary Comeau & The Voodoo Allstars New Orleans Roots & Blues
Evening sponsors: BOTTO Real Estate / Vancity Savings Credit Union  / VanPet Lynn Valley

18 Adam Woodall Band Folk Rock
Evening sponsors: Delany's Coffee / Posy / Soper Financial Services

25 West of Memphis Country Rock
Evening sponsors: Canyon Dental & Laser Skin Care / YYoga North Shore Elements / The Village Barber


Wednesdays 6:00-8:00pm

5 Move it and make it
Axé Capoeira demo, Troy Bop Shop dance workshop, and crafting with Thrifty by Design.

12 Celtic Kick Up
North Shore Celtic Ensemble and Nora Pickett Dance Troupe

19 Latin Live
Creating summer heat with Afro Cuban Latin band Marlin Rammzzini

26 First Welcome - Hych'ka
Arts, crafts, music & dance workshops with Presentation House Theatre and Mortal Coil Performance.

2 Ballroom Bliss
Learn to Waltz and Cha Cha the night away with David Marsigan.

9 Party in the Plaza
A night of cheer with the youth Sm:)e Band and the Hoop Fairy!

16 Village Beat
Feel the rhythm of percussion and test out a variety of instruments with the Fairfield Music zoo.

23 Village Music
This vintage vocal trio take on the sounds of the 1920's, 40's and 50's