Lineup for 12th Street Festival set
Blues, jazz and much more will flow from four stages at the 12th Street Music Festival on Sunday July 27 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Nanaimo Street stage will feature the blues sound of Wendy Biscuit, Lesismore, The Syndicate and the Telapathics. Ishdafish, Silver Spurs, Funkdaliciouse will perform on a stage at 12th and Edinburgh.
Local jazz artists Ed and Salve Dayao of Java Jazz restaurant will present local and regional talent at the top of 12th on the 10th Avenue stage while Royal City Swing will jive all day long on the Seventh Avenue stage.
There will also be a kids zone with a petting zoo near Dublin Street.
At this year's event, which is sponsored by Save-On-Foods, the West End Business Association will be presenting a community spirit award to the police department for its on-going innovation in policing the 12th Street and Edmonds corridor. Other community spirit awards will go to the Last Door Recovery Centre and Assist2Sell Real Estate.