Jam in Jubilee
Tonight is the last night for the Jam in Jubilee summer concerts, held in Jubilee Park in downtown Abbotsford. Local favourites Willis Taylor and Madflower are on the stage, along with Matthew Joel and Teen Daze. Show begins at 7 p.m., art market opens at 6 p.m. There will also be a draw for Cirque du Soleil tickets tonight. Join the community fun. For full schedule, see jaminjubilee.com.
Envision Twilight concerts
Wheat in the Barley performs Aug. 17 and the popular Celtic group 1066 are on stage Aug. 22 at the Envision Twilight concerts, 7 p.m., at Fraser River Heritage Park in Mission. Free every Wednesday and Friday, donations are welcome. Art market, food vendors. See heritageparkmission.ca for full schedule or call 604-826-0277.
Envision Mill Lake Park
Bring your dance partners to Mill Lake Park and groove to Madflower and Willis Taylor on Aug. 18, from 6 - 8 p.m. in front of the Kariton Gallery, 2387 Ware St., Abbotsford. It's part of the Envision Concert in the Park series. On Aug. 25, listen to Chantele Delaine & Ted Tosoff's acoustic blues originals and classics. See abbotsfordartscouncil.com for schedule.
Lavigne in Dewdney
On Aug. 18 at 8: 30 p.m., Cory Lavigne brings hot blues to the Dewdney Pub, 8793 River Rd., Dewdney (five minutes east of Mission). Perfect for a summer night. Also Sunday blues jam, acoustic open mic with Roger Potter on Wednesdays, and karaoke with Karen Lee Batten on Thursdays. Call 604-826-4762 for details.