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WestCoast Big Band Festival - A Weekend of Big Band Music!

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Croatian Cultural Centre

3250 Commercial Drive

Vancouver, BC V5N 4E4

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The WestCoast Big Band Festival kicks off Friday, November 15th for three days of BIG BAND MUSIC!

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Join us for three days of Big Band music and free activities at the Croatian Cultural Centre!

Friday

Kicking off our annual festival with free dance lessons at 6 pm, the WestCoast Big Band Festival invites everyone to get their swing on!

Friday Night Swing will be headlined by FAT Jazz at 7 pm and Impressions at 9 pm.

For tickets to the Friday night headliners, please click here.

Saturday

The WestCoast Big Band festival presents free performances by the Semiahmoo High School band, New West and District, Night Shift Jazz,Golden Ears Big Band, Inlet Band and Jazz Connexion on Saturday, November 16th. These all day free shows commence at 10 am and end at 6pm, leading up to the headliners for the evening Vancouver Groove Orchestra and Queer as Funk !

The Saturday Festival will include clinics led by leading jazz instructors and a jam session - all for free!

For tickets to the Saturday night headliners, please click here.

Sunday

Featuring Kwalikum High School, The Creek Big Band, Urbana Big Band, Deep Cove Big Band and the South Van Big Band, the all-day free shows will be complimented by a Sherrie Maricle clinic, and a Market Place!

Evening headliners will be Leading Ladies Little-Big Band at 6:30 pm and the Sister Jazz Orchestra featuring New York drummer Sherrie Maricle at 7:30 pm.

For tickets to the Sunday night headliners, please click here.

Please note: No tickets needed for the day time free events! Evening performances at $20 online and $25 at the door, with a Dinner & Show option available for $66. The Croatian Cultural Centre will have a cash bar for the ticketed evening events. Please see evening performance pages for more information at the links above.

westcoastbigbandfestival.com

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