Harmony Arts Festival: Win Tickets to Mixology Night on the Pier

Comments 62 by Rebecca Bollwitt

West Vancouver sure knows how to throw a festival, making use of its spectacular setting and the loads of culinary, visual, performing, and literary arts talent in our region. The Harmony Arts Festival, presented by Odlum Brown Limited, runs July 29th to August 7th, 2016 is now in its 26th year of celebrating arts on the waterfront.

Harmony Arts Festival in West Vancouver

Harmony Arts Festival

On both weekends of the festival, attendees will have the chance to stroll down Argyle Avenue between 14th and 16th streets to purchase high quality artwork from the ABC Senior Services Art Market. The popular ArtSpeaks workshops, sponsored by British Pacific Properties, entice amateur artists who are looking to delve further into their own artistic processes.

For kids, there’s the Artsy Kids tent sponsored by the North Shore News. Young people can also take part in the Harmony Kids Camp from August 2nd to 5th.

Music lovers always find a welcome mixture between the new and t he familiar at the many musical venues at the Harmony Arts Festival. The popular Onni Group Sunset Concerts, featured nightly on the West Vancouver Community Foundation Stage, will return with ten concerts at 7:30pm. Along with this is the Hollyburn House Seniors Series, showcasing three shows including a special Remembering Dal with the Dal Richards’ Orchestra commemoration event.

This year’s much anticipated new venue, The Park Royal Marina Club, will be located right on the beach in Ambleside landing, and will feature an adults-only culinary & bar experience. Attendees will sing & dance the night away with the Marina Club Concerts, showcasing dueling pianos on the Marina Club Stage.

Also new this year is the Readings in the Park series, sponsored by Amica Mature Lifestyles, taking place on the West Vancouver Community Foundation Stage.

Cinema in the Park sponsored by West Vancouver Optometry, will return with nine movie screen­ings at 9:00pm. every evening on the West Vancouver Community Foundation Stage in John Lawson Park. This year’s movie screenings will include Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Wizard of Oz, A League of Their Own and Sleepless in Seattle.

No trip to the Harmony Arts Festival is complete without sampling the food and beverages on offer. The popular RE/MAX Waterfront Lounge will return to Millennium Park and feature delicious Italian cuisine provided by Caffe Al Mercato. There is also the Beachside Patio on the west side of Millennium Park offering drinks and local seafood from The Dirty Apron. Attendees looking for something more casual may opt for one of the food carts at Artisan Eats, sponsored by Canadian In-Home Care and located within John Lawson Park.

Enjoy the 6th annual Best of the West event, sponsored by Grosvenor Americas. Held on August 3rd at the Ambleside pier, this competition is a pairing event featuring 12 restaurants and 12 wineries. In addition, a new Mixology Night on the Pier event will be held on August 4th, and will feature exciting cocktail creations from the best bartenders in the city. Boaters can once again take advantage of the best view in town with the return of the Pop-Up Marina & Club 25, sponsored by Eric Christiansen – West Vancouver Real Estate.

Harmony Arts Festival in West Vancouver

Win Tickets to Mixology Night on the Pier

I have two tickets to give away to Mixology Night on the Pier on Thursday, August 4, 2016 from 8:00pm to 10:00pm. This exciting new culinary event will feature several bar stations, catered food and great music – all taking place under the gorgeous setting sun along Ambleside Pier. BC’s top bartenders will entice participants with an array of creative and daring new drinks. Visitors will be able to relax and sample spirits at each station.

Here’s how you can enter to win:

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RT to enter to win tickets to Mixology Night on the Pier @harmonyartswv from @Miss604 http://bit.ly/29Zzhxr

Must be 19+. Please enjoy responsibly. I will draw one contest winner at 12:00pm on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Follow the Harmony Arts Festival on Facebook and Twitter for more information.

Update: The winner is @PoMoNancyO!

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62 Comments  —  Comments Are Closed

  1. Kent ClarkThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 12:43pm PDT

    Cool, I’ll totally take two tickets.

  2. ann broomfieldThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 2:31pm PDT

    ME! best luck, love going to Harmony Arts Festivals

  3. Debbie SThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 2:43pm PDT

    Sounds like a great date night for me and my hubby 🙂

  4. MichelleThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 3:10pm PDT


  5. JkingThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 3:20pm PDT

    Love this festival.

  6. Tom CThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 3:20pm PDT

    Sounds awesome.

  7. lorThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 3:32pm PDT

    awesome event!

  8. Mat KrentzThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 3:50pm PDT

    Sounds like fun, would love to win!

  9. Rebecca NThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 4:08pm PDT

    The cultural fest in the West! Love it!

  10. NancyThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 4:10pm PDT

    What a perfect summer evening this would be! Great prize!

  11. VeraThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 6:00pm PDT

    Harmoney Arts Festival is always a North Shore highlight!

  12. Cindy KSThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 6:53pm PDT

    I would love to go with my husband – thanks for the chance!

  13. RebeccaThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 7:35pm PDT

    This would be a great way to celebrate our anniversary!

  14. Don McQueenThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 7:56pm PDT

    Sounds like a great event. Count me in!

  15. ThienThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 7:59pm PDT

    Hope to win these tickets!

  16. TramThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 8:00pm PDT

    Would love the chance to attend this event!

  17. TerraThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 10:09pm PDT

    This looks like a great event!

  18. JasonThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 10:40pm PDT

    Sounds great!

  19. JasonThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 10:49pm PDT

    Great contest…I haven’t won in so long…

  20. LouiseThursday, July 21st, 2016 — 10:52pm PDT

    Cool! I love culinary events and I’d love to go to this one 🙂

  21. LindsayFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 8:46am PDT

    This sounds fun!

  22. AdamFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 10:27am PDT


  23. Ariel CFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 10:34am PDT

    sounds fun!

  24. AnaFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 10:37am PDT

    This sounds fun! 🙂

  25. L.M.SFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 10:39am PDT

    This looks so fun

  26. deanFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 11:02am PDT

    Looks like fun

  27. Rosie BolderstonFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 11:56am PDT

    Yes please 🙂

  28. Kathleen ThomFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 1:58pm PDT

    would be great!

  29. ValerieFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 2:05pm PDT

    “I will draw one contest winner at 12:00pm on Wednesday, August 27, 2016”
    Yikes, that would be a bit late! 🙂

  30. Bonnie RFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 2:20pm PDT

    This looks great!

  31. CaitlinFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 4:07pm PDT

    I’d love to win!

  32. mariaFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 5:57pm PDT

    this would be a perfect way to celebrate my sister and I’s August birthdays!

  33. RRSFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 6:12pm PDT


  34. Jennifer ChanFriday, July 22nd, 2016 — 7:10pm PDT

    Would love to take my hubby to go…he’s a huge mixology fan 🙂 thank you!!

  35. Michelle WSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 12:06am PDT

    I would love to attend! This sounds like it will be an awesome evening!

  36. Jeff SSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 10:16am PDT

    It would be great to try out the cocktail creations!

  37. RonSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 1:15pm PDT

    Sounds like an amazing night!

  38. Jenny ChungSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 3:19pm PDT

    Sounds like it’ll be an awesome night!

  39. Albert NgoSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 5:17pm PDT

    Would be great to win!

  40. KatieSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 5:28pm PDT

    This sounds so fun!

  41. heatherSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 8:05pm PDT

    I would love to win these it would be a great night out!

  42. AnnaSaturday, July 23rd, 2016 — 8:35pm PDT

    This looks like a great event. Way to go West Van.

  43. Lori MSunday, July 24th, 2016 — 12:31pm PDT

    Great event and what a beautiful setting!

  44. catherineSunday, July 24th, 2016 — 8:28pm PDT

    looking forward to this yearly event!

  45. StephanieSunday, July 24th, 2016 — 10:19pm PDT

    So cool!

  46. Darlene ParsonsSunday, July 24th, 2016 — 10:35pm PDT

    yes yes yes

  47. Kelsey WMonday, July 25th, 2016 — 11:38am PDT

    I would love to go!!

  48. C. SmithMonday, July 25th, 2016 — 1:34pm PDT

    My husband and I would love to go!

  49. C. SmithMonday, July 25th, 2016 — 1:36pm PDT

    Just noticed your draw date on the post is August 27 not July 27…

  50. KristyMonday, July 25th, 2016 — 1:50pm PDT

    What a great way to spend an evening!

  51. JenTuesday, July 26th, 2016 — 8:06am PDT

    Now there is a ticket to covet!

  52. JordanTuesday, July 26th, 2016 — 11:11am PDT

    I’ve always missed these kinds of events but this actually fits my schedule!

  53. Janis FTuesday, July 26th, 2016 — 11:17am PDT

    it;ll be a great event!

  54. EmmaTuesday, July 26th, 2016 — 2:46pm PDT

    Would love to take my husband to this, we love making cocktails at home 🙂

  55. KevinTuesday, July 26th, 2016 — 6:58pm PDT

    Sounds like fun!

  56. MonicaTuesday, July 26th, 2016 — 8:57pm PDT

    This could be a fun anniversary night for my hubby and me. 🙂

  57. DeeWednesday, July 27th, 2016 — 10:21am PDT


  58. judith arcandWednesday, July 27th, 2016 — 2:53pm PDT

    What a great event Harmony Arts is and they are always adding new aspects! I would love to attend. Wish me luck.

  59. Jen RentzWednesday, July 27th, 2016 — 3:02pm PDT

    Sounds like a fantastic evening of delicious food and drinks, would love to go ?

  60. BrendaWednesday, July 27th, 2016 — 3:36pm PDT

    I love miss604!

  61. LindsayThursday, July 28th, 2016 — 9:15pm PDT

    Sounds like fun

  62. SusanThursday, July 28th, 2016 — 10:14pm PDT

    Wow, love the Harmony Festival. This would be fun.

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