Jazz on the Mountain
Posted: Wednesday, July 20, 2011
The Jazz on the Mountain festival is a new event coming to Whistler over the Labour Day long weekend, September 2nd to 4th. Whistler will provide the perfect venue for this weekend filled with outdoor concerts, free concerts in the Villageand great family fun with a Street Festival.
Jazz on the Mountain at Whistler features Jazz greats including Kevin Eubanks, Stanley Jordan, The New Gary Burton Quartet, Oliver Jones Trio, Spyro Gyra and The Rippingtons. The ticketed events will take place in the new Whistler Olympic plaza. It was the site audiences from around the World gathered to see the best athletes in the world step up to the podium at Victory Ceremonies during the 2010 Winter Games. This venue how has a state-of-the-art pavilion and can hold an audience of up to 5000 people.
Over Thirty Free & Ticketed Events
Tickets are available as a 3 day pass or single day passes and will provide access to the Whistler Olympic Plaza venue from noon until night. Tickets provide in and out privileges and are valid for all shows each day in Whistler Olympic Plaza. There will be a Jazz Bistro at the Whistler Olympic Plaza where you can relax and enjoy gourmet food, wine and other beverages.
The Whistler Village Stroll will be buzzing with a great atmosphere over the long weekend, with a number of free concerts. Come and see some well-known and up-and-coming Canadian jazz performers and acoustic musicians at the free concerts.
Family Fun with the Street Festival
The Labour Day long weekend in Whistler will also be a wonderful place for kids and family fun. Jazz on the Mountain will also feature a Street Festival including face-painters, acrobats, acoustic musicians and jugglers.
Looking for Accommodation for Jazz on the Mountain at Whistler?
The Whistler Holiday Inn is ideally located in the heart of Whistler Village, offering a convenient location for the Whistler Jazz Festival. Our Whistler hotel rooms and suites offer kitchen facilities and great amenities for families. Please contact our reservation staff for more information about the Whistler Holiday Inn or Jazz on the Mountain at Whistler festival.