Blues for Christmas, a Vancouver Christmas staple, is back for its 26th year! Vancouver blues musicians will take to the stage to raise funds for the Downtown Eastside Centre for the Arts and Our Family Music Society at VENUE on Wednesday, December 28th 2011.
The current line-up for the show includes the legendary and long-time supporter Jerry Doucette as well as perennial favourites Brainchild, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Incognito, Jason Buie, Johnny Ferreira & The Swing Machine, John Lee Sanders, Kenny Wayne, Murray Porter, Sibel Thrasher, Taylor James & Willie MacCalder.
Very important! Be sure to bring a non-perishable item for the Food Bank!
Blues for Christmas media sponsors this year are CTV, Georgia Straight and Shore FM
Blues for Christmas Beneficiaries:
The Downtown Eastside Centre for the Arts is an arts organization formed by Dalannah Gail Bowen to offer free accessible arts programs to and for the Downtown Eastside Community. www.decentreforthearts.com
Our Musical Family Society is a newly organized society formed by "Friends of Paul Baker" dedicated to providing assistance to musicians in times of life-threatening illnesses, visit their website at: www.ourmusicfamily.com
You can follow Blues for Christmas on our Facebook Community Page, search for "Blues for Christmas".
And on Twitter @Blues4Christmas and our website page www.bluesforChristmas.com
Time: 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
doors open at 7:00 pm
Door sales $30.00
Order by phone: 604.684.2787
Additional $5.00 per order for phone orders.
Call Centre Hours
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED