Live & Local

Live & 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. The newly created Live & Local Concerts & Culture Series is presented by Darwin Construction and sponsored by the North Shore News.

 

 

Give us your feedback

When we plan the concerts we rely on feedback from the community. Please give us your input on favourite bands, music genres or new ideas in our 2016 concerts survey.

Live & Local - 2016 Summer Concert Series

The Live & Local series presents 17 free concerts on stages at Lynn Valley Village, Edgemont Village & Panorama Park in Deep Cove. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy evenings filled with great music and dancing all summer long. 

 

 

 

 

Deep Cove, Panorama Park Concert Stage - Fridays, 7:00 - 9:00pm

  • July 8 - Gary Comeau and the Voodoo Allstars (New Orleans Roots and Blues)
  • July 15 - The Dynamics (Classic Motown)
  • July 22 - Mostly Marley (Reggae)
  • July 29 - Smith and Jones (CCR / Classic Rock)
  • August 5 - Cayla Brooke (Jazz/Blues)

Edgemont Village Concert Stage - Fridays, 7:00 - 9:00pm

  • August 5 - The BobCats (Classic Rock)
  • August 12 - Souled Out (R&B Soul)
  • August 19 - The Pernell Reichert Band (Alt Folk)
  • August 26 - Adam Woodall Band (Folk Rock)

Lynn Valley Concert Stage - Fridays, 7:00 - 9:00pm

  • July 8 - Hot Lucy Rock
  • July 15 - Terminal Station (Blues Rock)
  • July 22 - Platform Soul (Disco Funk)
  • July 29 - David James & Big River Band (Johnny Cash Tribute)
  • August 5 - Mazacote (Latin Dance)
  • August 12 - The Fab Fourever (Beatles Tribute)
  • August 19 - Rich Hope and his Blue Rich Rangers (Country Soul)
  • August 26 - R&B Conspiracy (Classic Rhythm & Blues)
Live & Local - 2016 Summer Culture Stages

The Live & Local Outdoor Culture Stage series happens during the months of July and August at three North Vancouver locations; Parkgate Plaza, Lynn Valley Village & Civic Plaza. The Culture Stages are an opportunity for community members of all ages to come out in the early evening and participate in a variety of creative activities and experiences and to enjoy the sweet sounds of music performed on the colourful outdoor pianos that are part of the Pianos on the Street program.  Artists from all types of disciplines are on hand to facilitate the fun.

 

Parkgate Plaza Culture Stage - Tuesdays, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Parkgate Community Centre, 3625 Banff Court, North Vancouver

  • July 12 - Hula Hype Night. Test your skill at the hoop while enjoying drumming & dance.
  • July 26 - Local Showcase. Be entertained by the talented musicians from our community.
  • August 9 - "Hot" Summer Night. The Hot Mammas in 3-part harmony singing 60's Motown.
  • August 23 - Country Kickup. Kick up your heels and learn a few dance moves during this Western themed experience.

Lynn Valley Culture Stage - Wednesdays, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Lynn Valley Village, 1277 Lynn Valley Road, North Vancouver

  • July 6 - Summer Culture Kick off.  The Culture Series launches with family art and big games.
  • July 13 - Ballroom Bliss. Learn to Waltz and Cha Cha Cha the night away.
  • July 20 - Hula Hype Night. Test your skill at the hoop while enjoying drumming and dance.
  • July 27 - Sunset Salsa. Learn to Salsa as the sun goes down.
  • August 3 - Village Beat. Feel the rhythm of this interactive evening of music and movement.
  • August 10 - Local Showcase. Be entertained by the talented musicians from our community.
  • August 17 - Celtic Live. A Celtic celebration of tradition and modern music and dance.
  • August 24 - Village Music. Art workshops and musical entertainment by acoustic brass performers Sax a la Mode.
  • August 25 - Family Games Night Extravaganza (5:00 - 8:00pm)

Civic Plaza Culture Stage - Thursdays, 6:00 - 8:00pm
City of North Vancouver Municipal Hall, 141 West 14th Street, North Vancouver

  • July 7 - Country Kickup. Learn a few dance moves and kick up your heels during this Western themed experience.
  • July 21 - Celtic Live. A Celtic celebration of traditional and modern music and dance.
  • August 4 - Local Showcase. Be entertained by the talented musicians from our community.
  • August 18 - City Beat. Feel the rhythm of this interactive evening of music and movement.

 

 

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