Opening the festival on Friday night is an All-Star Blues show with the award-winning Steve Kozak Band inside the walls of the Fort Langley National Historic Site. An all-star blues jam will follow with Vancouver’s top blues musicians including Harpdog Brown, Wailin’ Al Walker, Murray Porter, James Buddy Rogers, Brandon Isaak, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Lisa Dunn, Joani Bye and more.
A Tribute to Frank Sinatra with the swinging big band, Swing Aggregation will be the featured act at the Saturday night community dance at the Fort Langley Community Hall. Closing the festival on Sunday evening is the multi-award-winning gospel trio, the Sojourners and the powerful 50-voice jazz and soul choir, the Marcus Mosley Chorale at Chief Sepass Theatre.
Along with these headliner ticketed acts, this year’s summer festival will feature more than 20 free outdoor performances on two outdoor stages with some of the biggest names from the Vancouver jazz music scene and up and comers.