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Music and a Movie in the Park (or inside if there’s rain drops!)

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Music and a Movie in the Park (or inside if there’s rain drops!)

August 26, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Free

Get ready for a sweet event in Kits this Sunday!  Join us for Music and A Movie, featuring the movie “Coco” and much more!  Find the fun in Connaught Park, or inside the Kits community centre if there’s rain drops!  Pre-show stars at 4pm, movie at 8:30pm, and good times at all times :p

Sing-a-long and get your dancing shoes on with pre-show performances including Michael Averill, Music with Marnie, Las Estrellas de VancouverWill’s Jams and Harrison the Yoyer! Plus, a photo booth, local merchant concession treats (see the yummy deets below), arts and crafts, community booths and some bouncy castles (of course).

RSVP on Facebook to get the latest updates!   Presented by the West Broadway BIA and Kits Community Centre (we love to partner!)

 

SWEET MOVIE TREATS 🍰

We’ve curated culinary delights for your sweet tooth and taste buds!  Enjoy concession booth treats from local merchants including Cartems Donuts, Be Fresh, Bon Macaron Patisserie, Fresh is Best, Thomas Haas, Uno Gelato and other yumminess!

 

MOVIE CREDITS  🙌

A Big Screen thanks to all our community partners and event sponsors for making the community awesome and making the event possible! Including  British Columbia Golf, Coe Lumber, Fresh Air CinemaG&F Financial, Michael Tudorie RE/MAX RealtorTELUS, Vancouver Whitecaps FC.  And local community groups, including Kits Fairview CPC, Kits House, Music Heals, West Side Family Place and West Side Music Together.

Say hello to the people that make the magic happen at the event on Sunday! Gracias 🙂

 

SWEET PERFORMERS 🎶

Michael Averill – Michael Averill is an adventurous Canadian troubadour who delivers stories and songs of serendipity around the country by foot. Through heartfelt Roots, Folk, and Blues, Michael captivates his audiences and invites them to connect deeper within themselves and their communities. Onstage, Michael’s performance versatility ranges from southern lap steel slide blues, to intricate finger-style folk, to driving Celtic. He combines buttery guitar licks and philosophical wordplay into an intriguing musical experience. Inevitably, show-goers leave with joy filled hearts, new friends, and positively charged minds. Learn more at: http://michaelaverill.com

Music with Marnie – West Coast Families Magazines Reader’s Choice Gold Winner in 3 Categories, 3 years in a row for Best Concerts, Classes and Children’s Performer. Described as one of the Best Performers of her Generation by the Vancouver International Children’s Festival, Marnie will be sure to captivate your child and have them moving and grooving to songs from her 4 Award Winning Albums. Marnie performs funky and educational tunes that get kids and parents nation wide, moving and grooving. Each song tells a story and has an action keeping children focused and physical. Get ready to jump in puddles and swing like monkeys – being up on your feet and boogieing to the beat is what this entertainers show is all about. Stay after the show for hellos and autographs. More info & videos available at: www.MusicwithMarnie.com.

Las Estrellas de Vancouver – Formed during the summer of 2014, Mariachi Las Estrellas is Vancouver’s only all-female Mariachi Band. It is made up of a diverse and talented group of women from a variety of backgrounds including classical, jazz and world music. Visit them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lasestrellasdevancouver/.

Will’s Jams – Will Stroet is a Juno Award nominated bilingual children’s musician from Vancouver, BC. Will has performed more than 1500 shows for children across Canada at theatres, festivals and schools. He has released eight albums in English and French and one music DVD, which have garnered international recognition. Will has received a 2011 West Coast Songwriters Award, 2011 Kids’ Music Award, approval from the Parents’ Choice Awards, five nominations from the Western Canadian Music Awards, two from the Canadian Folk Music Awards and two from the Canadian Independent Music Awards. Check out more from Will at: www.willsjams.com 

Harrison Lee – Vancouverite Harrison Lee first picked up the modern yoyo in 2011 and has been going ever since.  Harrison has organized numerous yoyo events including yoyo competitions and fundraisers, not to mention becoming the Canadian National Return Top Champion, twice. He’s also known as the yoyo kid in Vancouver with interviews and features in The Globe and Mail, KOMO 4 News, Global TV, CBC News, Breakfast Television, and on CBC Radio One, to name a few. The world of competitive yoyoing has taken Harrison all over the world, and he’s even yoyoed alongside the Barenaked Ladies (twice!), been invited to motivational events such as Interesting Vancouver and TEDxKids, and is a regular entertainer at local events. As a competitor, volunteer, inspirational speaker, and teacher, Harrison’s talent with the yoyo is truly amazing. Connect with Harrison at: www.facebook.com/HarrisonTheYoyoer/

Details

Date:
August 26, 2018
Time:
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Kitsilano Community Centre
2690 Larch Street + Google Map

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