Edmonton Fringe Festival Theme Launch Party

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YOU’RE INVITED to the 33rd Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival theme Launch Party!

Tuesday, May 13 | 11:30 AM
Westbury Theatre
ATB Financial Arts Barns

The official launch party of the 33rd Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival theme & the NEW Fringe Fan Club! The party will be a ’70s theme and you are encouraged to dress up! So throw on a pair of bellbottoms and join us!

www.fringetheatre.ca
@edmontonfringe

The Yeggies

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The Edmonton New Media Awards, lovingly referred to as the Yeggies, sets out to recognize and honour local content creators for the contribution they make to the city and region. The Yeggies were founded in 2012.

This year’s event is May 9th at the Avenue Theatre, 9030 118 Ave.

www.yeggies.com

The Dead Are Restless – 4th Annual Halfway to Halloween party

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Join Theatre Garage for their 4th annual halfway to halloween party “The Dead Are Restless” , this year in partnership with the Official Edmonton Steampunk Group to create a taste of the upcoming Steampunk Monster Ball. 

You know the Halloween ghoul inside you has an itch to don a costume and be released! Scratch that itch with a spring party complete with a candy buffet, excellent music, tricks, treats and surprises.

http://theatregarage.ca

AccelerateAB 2014 Conference in Edmonton

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Accelerateab is an annual two-day celebration of entrepreneurship and tech startups in Alberta, focusing on helping bold entrepreneurs set high growth trajectory, gain traction, and build momentum as they go from startup to scale. AccelerateAB brings world-class entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, and thought leaders from around the world to share their experience and insights.

http://www.accelerateab.com
http://startupedmonton.com

Red Star Pub

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I dj every Tuesday night, 8 pm till close at the Red Star Pub (10534 Jasper Ave). I play the very best in Swing, Funk, Soul, R&B, Rock&Roll and Electro/Disco sounds of the last 70 years. Dubbed True Love Tuesdays a wide variety of people come and enjoy half price wine (by the glass) and $4.25 pints of PBR. The night is supported by a cast of characters who simply love hanging out and making the Red Star the place to be on a Tuesday.

http://redstarpub.ca/

Mercer Tavern – Homegrown Friday feat. DJ Acid Wash

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The Mercer Tavern is happy to present a #HomeGrownFriday event special the last Friday of every month. Tonight we welcome DJ Acid Wash, who will be performing a DJ set along side yours truly.

Acid Wash has been DJing for over 20 years and plays a unique blend of classic originals from the last five decades. He is a resident at The Buckingham and has built one of the hippest dance floors on Whyte Ave. I will of course be playing top shelf 80s and 90s jams along side the freshest Modern Rock cuts and mind melting mashups. This is the night of the week to get your motor running so don’t miss out on this exclusive. Music starts at 9pm until close.

Enjoy locally crafted brew from Yellowhead Brewery, $4.25 Sleeves and $6.25 Pints.

Great atmosphere, superior food and beverage selection, friendly service and one of the hippest crowd in town.

http://mercertavern.com/
www.facebook.com/MercerTavern

Tail Creek Mud & Music Festival 2014

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The line up for the the Tail Creek Mud & Music Festival was just announced and I am on the bill!! I am so super stoked!!

The Tail Creek Mud & Music Festival is Alberta’s brand new Rock, EDM, and Motorsports Festival. Some of the worlds biggest Rock bands and Electronic DJ’s will meet at the Tailcreek Festival Grounds, just outside Alix, Alberta, from June 27-29, 2014. The Tailcreek Raceway will be fired up as it is every Canada Day Weekend for some High Octane daytime entertainment each day.

Pre-Sale Price Passes are on sale NOW exclusively at http://tailcreek.ca./ This is your only chance to purchase tickets at this discounted price so do not miss it. Extremely Limited Quantities Available!!

Canada Day Weekend in Alberta will never be the same again.

Artists for Life 2014

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Tickets are now on sale for 2014 Artists for Life, a fundraiser for HIV Edmonton and Camp fYrefly hosted by JTMF West.

Join JTMF West April 26, 2014 in The Club at the Citadel Theatre for the 5th Anniversary Gala Celebration of Artists for Life. To celebrate our 5thAnniversary, JTMF West is proud to present the Artists for Life All-Stars, bringing back audience favourites from the first four years for one special night.

We’re thrilled to bring back 2013 Artists for Life Alumni, Wil as the featured artist for 2014. Hitting the Canadian music scene in 2004 with his debut album ‘Both Hands’ which earned him three WCMA nods including ‘Entertainer of the Year’, WiL has since released three additional studio albums, 2 EPs and most recently, a live album. He brought the house down last year – you won’t want to miss this return engagement!

After the show, attendees will enjoy a catered reception with beer and wine provided by Alley Kat Brewery, a silent auction filled with items donated by local artists, and a very special post-show concert by The Derina Harvey Band (2011 Alumni).

The evening also will also feature performances by Send In The Girls Burlesque (2012 Alumni), The Carolines (2013 Alumni), Lindsey Walker (2012 Alumni) and the DJ stylings of the Urban Monks (2013 Alumni).

Special guest, Michael Phair (2010 Alumni)
Emcee: Bridget Ryan (2012 & 2013 Alumni)

*** JTMF West is requesting all guests to bring one (1) bottle of wine to donate to the Silent Auction. Red, white, bubbly – bring your favourite wine. One lucky guest will take home a table of wine, a collection of everyone’s favourites!

Tickets to the event are $100 for VIPs and $50 for General Admission. As in year’s past, our VIP ticket holders are entered to win a luxury trip for 2 to Jasper, courtesy of The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and Minos Stewart Masson. One lucky VIP will win 2 nights at the JPL and a $1,000 gift card to spend anywhere at the lodge. Only 50 tickets available.

Or, come at 9:00 for a seat in the balcony for just $20 and enjoy the dance with The Derina Harvey Band.

6:30 pm: Doors open

7:00 pm: Show begins:

The Carolines
WiL
Send In the Girls Burlesque
Lindsey Walker
Intermission Entertainment provided by Urban Monks

9:15 pm: The Derina Harvey Band