CBC Musical Nooners in Downtown Vancouver are back for a 7th year!
July 8 – August 19, 2016 — CBC Vancouver Outdoor Stage at 700 Hamilton Street
During the summer, FREE, live music concerts take place every weekday on the CBC Vancouver outdoor stage on Hamilton Street (between West Georgia and Robson). Grab your lunch, your friends, and your co-workers and join in Monday to Friday from 12 – 1 pm! And new this year, there will be special theme days with prizes, VIP seating and activities for the audience.
Friday, July 8 – OPENING DAY
Leave your sandwich behind and treat yourself to a scrumptious food truck lunch – this day only!
The Tourist Company, with special guest Jordan Klassen
Genres: Alt Pop, Rock
Tuesday, July 12 – KIDS DAY
Bring your kids for this special activity-filled day – from noon to 2pm!
Will Stroet from Kids’ CBC
Children’s performer Will Stroet, the co-creator and star of the musical TV series Will’s Jams on Kids’ CBC, inspires kids to be active, healthy, creative and engaged in the world through high-energy and interactive music in English and French. Guests can mingle with popular Kids’ CBC mascots Super WHY!and Huckle Cat, make creations at the craft centre, participate in a scavenger hunt, and apply temporary tattoos.
Genre: Children’s Music
Tuesday, July 19 – DOG DAY
For one concert only, our canine friends are invited to our CBC plaza!
Carter and the Capitals
These young lads from Edmonton stir up the soul and funk like nobody’s business. Under the charismatic leadership of singer Lindon Carter, the music will have you moving!
Genres: Soul, Funk
Thursday, July 28 – COUNTRY DAY
Come on down for a good ol’ country fair on our CBC plaza!
This exciting young country artist from Vernon, BC is making waves with her songwriting and compelling vocals. She divides her time between the Okanagan and Nashville and was recently named one of “25 Canadian Musicians Under 25 you need to know.” Come by for a feel good dance party.
Genres: New Country, Pop
Wednesday, August 3 – ‘ROAD TO RIO’ DAY
Just in time for Rio Olympics 5 to 21 August 2016, celebrate Brazilian style and enjoy sports themed activities!
Equal parts music, dance and acrobatics, Aché Brasil infuse culture, traditions and music of Brazil in a spectacle of movement and colour.
Check out the full Summer 2016 CBC Musical Nooners Schedule line up at http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/events/musical-nooners-are-back-for-a-7th-year-1.3620227!