september, 2016

5sep12:00 pm- 5:00 pmMusic in the Park

Event Details

Music in the Park

When: Labour Day, September 5th 12-5pm
Where: Cleveland Park, North Vancouver

What better way to end the summer than spending the day outside, listening to great music and soaking up the late summer sun.

Music is the Park takes place at Cleveland Park in North Vancouver featuring local, up-and-coming musicians. The free concerts are set against the stunning backdrop of the North Shore Mountains and Capilano Lake. Capilano River Regional Park will come alive with artist demos, a kids craft table, and live music every hour from 12-5pm – rain or shine!

Bring your lawn chairs and pack a picnic lunch (or grab some great fresh, local treats from the food vendors). There will be will have free activities for the kids and free artist demonstrations in many mediums by a selection of talented local artists – they will also have artwork for sale.

While you are at the park be sure to check out Cleveland Dam, which is part of Metro Vancouver’s drinking water system.

Labour Day Concert Schedule

12-12:45pm | Luke Wallace Trio | Environmentally-inspired upbeat folk.
1:15-2pm | Viper Central | Bluegrass with sweet n’ crunchy harmonies.
2:15-3pm | Emberfield | Rock n’ roll groove with the delicacy of folk.
3:15-4pm | Jocelyn Pettit Band | Blazing ‘New Trad’ Celtic and world music.
4:15-5pm | Jen Hodge All Stars | Jazz music of the ’20s & ’30s.

Art Displays & Demonstrations

Allison Burns | wool weaving
Jocelyne Dodier | soap stone carving
Marney-Rose Edge | watercolour
Caitlin ffrench | natural dying
Tojo Goshinmon | wood, leather
Tsawaysia Spukwus (Alice Guss) | cedar weaving
Maria Josenhans | plein air painting
Therese Lydia Joseph | collage, acrylic
Chantal New | graphite, charcoal
Lynne Taylor Fahnestalk | metal ‘bots
John Winkler | pottery
Joseph Wu | origami

Free Children’s Activity 12-5pm

Learn how to card wool, use a drop spindle, and make felted wool beads with Emily Smith and Vancouver Fibreshed.

Note: This event will take place rain or shine.

Music in the Park is a partnership between Metro Vancouver and the North Vancouver Community Arts Council.


(Monday) 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Cleveland Park

5077 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, BC