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Event Category: BC’s Best Festivals & Events
- It all starts with a Mardi Gras parasol parade on Saturday, July 28 at 9:30am from the Fort Langley Farmers Market on Glover Road to the main festival stage in front of the Fort Langley Community Hall. Festival activities continue throughout the day.
Catch an impressive line-up of jazz bands and buskersA diverse line-up of swinging world-class jazz bands will perform on two outdoor stages throughout the day: the Fort Langley Community Hall on Glover Road; and the Bedford Plaza boardwalk on Billy Brown Road. You can also enjoy talented youth and up and coming jazz music buskers performing at various locations throughout the community.
Take a self-guided tour of local art studios and galleriesBe welcomed into artists’ studios and galleries throughout Fort Langley, enjoy original works of art in many genres and mediums, and watch demonstrations. The artwalk will be a sensation you won’t want to miss!
Enjoy the many dining and shopping experiences Fort Langley has to offerMake the most of your trip to Fort Langley. Enjoy the many fine eateries and all the great shopping around town that makes Fort Langley a favorite destination.
Dance the night away to the sounds of music from MotownEnjoy a fabulous evening of entertainment and dancing at the Tribute to Motown dance at the Fort Langley Community Hall. A scorching 12-piece band of seasoned musicians and some of Vancouver’s most talented vocalists will cover the music of Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross, The Temptations, Otis Redding, Gladys Knight, Marvin Gaye, James Brown, Jr. Walker and more. This is a ticketed event; 19 years and older.
Attend a jazz workshop and jam for young and emerging artistsThe festival wraps-up on Sunday, July 29 with a free Jazz Workshop and Jam for youth artists and emerging talent who are developing their careers and are influenced by jazz performance.