CELEBRATE BC FAMILY DAY
on February 12 at the JCC in Vancouver with one or two
concerts presented by Pebble Star Artists.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Will Stroet & The Backyard Band
2017 Juno nominee and CBC Kids star Will Stroet of Will's Jams performs a high-energy concert with his Backyard Band in English and French with fun actions and sing-along choruses. Kids and their parents will be dancing and singing along to Will’s original rock, pop and blues-based songs about creativity and imagination, reading and literacy, sports and living an active and healthy lifestyle.
3:00 - 4:30 pm
Pebble Star Artists Family Show
This is a jam-packed variety show featuring four top-notch family acts from Pebble Star Artists' roster. Each artist will perform a 20-minute interactive show with lots of audience participation.
Will Stroet & the Backyard Band (see above)
Karima Essa, two-time runner up on Canada’s TV reality show “Bollywood Star,” performs an interactive Bollywood and Bhangra dance workshop in traditional costume.
Ginalina is a Juno-nominated bilingual family folk singer-songwriter who writes rolling, rollicking, roaring, and ridiculously catchy songs for the whole family to sing together!
The Blues Berries perform original blues music for kids with educational songs about the alphabet, recycling, and bullying and blends them with bluesy beats.
Venue: Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver, 950 W. 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 2N7
Doors open 30-minutes prior to each show. Babies 1 and under are free but require a ticket. Early bird tickets are on sale until Jan. 14. Buy tickets to both shows and get 50% off the second show!
Activities and giveaways:
Meet and greet and photo opportunities with artists before and after the shows
Soccer activity and chance to win a free soccer ball
Free craft activity led by ArtStarts in Schools
Draw to win a 4-pack of tickets to a show at the Vancouver International Children's Festival
Free bag of cookies from Hidden Gardens Foods
What's on between the shows?
Free preschool open gym available from 10:00 AM-3 PM at the JCC
JCC cafe is open for food and drinks
Take a free fitness class at the JCC (more info coming soon)
Visit Oakridge Centre's food court and do some shopping
For more show info and FAQs, visit pebblestar.eventbrite.ca.