Friday July 13, 2012

City Seen

Park Country

C&W singer Hillis plays Salish Park as part of the Music and More Series 

Staff/Voice photos

 

Music and More happens in Salish Park each Wednesday beginning at 7 P.M. Here Steve Hillis performs under blue skies in front of about 30 people earlier this week.

 

hilliwack music lovers spread out over the grass around the library Wednesday as well known local Country Music artist, Steve Hillis belted out some of the old standards like Tennessee Waltz.

 

The euphonious event was part of the Music and More summer concert series hosted by the Fraser Valley Regional Library.

 

Evening concerts are slated throughout July and August, so don't forget to mark your calendar and set aside some time to support local musicians.

  • July 18 - Wylie and the Other Guy. The hardest working duo in the valley will sing some of your favourite oldies. Wylie's alter-ego is Rosie Ribbonstar.

  • July 25 - Sweetwater. How sweet it is! These perennial senior performers always put on a great show and are well loved in the community.

  • August 1 - Hong Kong Cowboy. The name says it all. Rhinestones too?

  • August 8 - Lisa Scyner and the Band. Cabaret, Broadway and your favourite oldies.

  • August 15 - Mirage. Country, pop and guests.

  • August 22 - Dixieland Memories. Dixie hits to get your toes tappin'.

There are daytime events for kids on Wednesday evenings as well. For more information, visit www.fvrl.ca

 

The City of Chilliwack and Chilliwack Progress are the major sponsors for the event.

 

The shows are also presented by; Chilliwack Community Arts Council, Chilliwack Academy of Music, Chilliwack Museum and Archives, Chilliwack Family YMCA, The Great Blue Heron Reserve Society and the Chilliwack School of Performing Arts.

 

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