THE WHISTLER HILLS ARE ALIVE WITH THE SOUNDS OF JAZZ
(Published: August 15, 2011)
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hosts Nightly Jazz Jams for Whistler Jazz Festival
Whistler BC, August 4th, 2011 - This Labour Day weekend, the end-of-summer blues sing a happy tune as Canada's newest jazz festival hits town; Jazz On The Mountain At Whistler. Nestled in the spectacular mountains of Whistler, this celebration of jazz, culture and entertainment promises to captivate spectators of all ages. Escape the city commotion for the long weekend and listen to jazz icons such as Stanley Jordan, Kevin Eubanks> and The New Gary Burton Quartet. With over thirty free and ticketed shows from top international and Canadian artists, daily concerts and street entertainment throughout Whistler village, both jazz aficionados and music fans alike will delight in this three-day event.
After the events at Whistler Olympic Plaza wrap up each night, sensational jazz continues from 10 pm to 1 am with The Mallard Lounge Jazz Jams at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler. This ultra swank after-party will serve up smoking hot improv jazz each night of the festival. The world-class Jazz On The Mountain At Whistler House Band will perform nightly joined by some of the Festival's top musicians and headliners. Sit back and experience once-in-a-lifetime, up-close performances in the Mallard Lounge's intimate setting. Be sure to get there early as these free performances are guaranteed to fill up fast.
As the festival's leading accommodation partner, The Fairmont Chateau Whistler is thrilled to offer a special jazz festival package over September 2-4, 2011, including two nights of luxury Whistler resort accommodations and three-day Jazz On The Mountain passes for two.
Rates for this exclusive three-day Jazz on the Mountain at Whistler package start from $399 per person, inclusive of taxes and gratuities, based on double occupancy. For more information on Jazz On The Mountain At Whistler and other packages available, please call The Fairmont Chateau Whistler
More Information: http://www.fairmont.com/whistler
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