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

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 — 12:13pm PDT
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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:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win tickets to Mixology Night on the Pier @harmonyartswv from @Miss604

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!

Current contests on


  1. Kent Clark says:

    Cool, I’ll totally take two tickets.

  2. ann broomfield says:

    ME! best luck, love going to Harmony Arts Festivals

  3. Debbie S says:

    Sounds like a great date night for me and my hubby ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. Michelle says:


  5. Jking says:

    Love this festival.

  6. Tom C says:

    Sounds awesome.

  7. lor says:

    awesome event!

  8. Mat Krentz says:

    Sounds like fun, would love to win!

  9. Rebecca N says:

    The cultural fest in the West! Love it!

  10. Nancy says:

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

  11. Vera says:

    Harmoney Arts Festival is always a North Shore highlight!

  12. Cindy KS says:

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

  13. Rebecca says:

    This would be a great way to celebrate our anniversary!

  14. Don McQueen says:

    Sounds like a great event. Count me in!

  15. Thien says:

    Hope to win these tickets!

  16. Tram says:

    Would love the chance to attend this event!

  17. Terra says:

    This looks like a great event!

  18. Jason says:

    Sounds great!

  19. Jason says:

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

  20. Louise says:

    Cool! I love culinary events and I’d love to go to this one ๐Ÿ™‚

  21. Lindsay says:

    This sounds fun!

  22. Ariel C says:

    sounds fun!

  23. Ana says:

    This sounds fun! ๐Ÿ™‚

  24. L.M.S says:

    This looks so fun

  25. dean says:

    Looks like fun

  26. Rosie Bolderston says:

    Yes please ๐Ÿ™‚

  27. Kathleen Thom says:

    would be great!

  28. Valerie says:

    “I will draw one contest winner at 12:00pm on Wednesday, August 27, 2016”
    Yikes, that would be a bit late! ๐Ÿ™‚

  29. Bonnie R says:

    This looks great!

  30. Caitlin says:

    I’d love to win!

  31. maria says:

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

  32. Jennifer Chan says:

    Would love to take my hubby to go…he’s a huge mixology fan ๐Ÿ™‚ thank you!!

  33. Michelle W says:

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

  34. Jeff S says:

    It would be great to try out the cocktail creations!

  35. Ron says:

    Sounds like an amazing night!

  36. Jenny Chung says:

    Sounds like it’ll be an awesome night!

  37. Albert Ngo says:

    Would be great to win!

  38. Katie says:

    This sounds so fun!

  39. heather says:

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

  40. Anna says:

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

  41. Lori M says:

    Great event and what a beautiful setting!

  42. catherine says:

    looking forward to this yearly event!

  43. Stephanie says:

    So cool!

  44. Darlene Parsons says:

    yes yes yes

  45. Kelsey W says:

    I would love to go!!

  46. C. Smith says:

    My husband and I would love to go!

  47. C. Smith says:

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

  48. Kristy says:

    What a great way to spend an evening!

  49. Jen says:

    Now there is a ticket to covet!

  50. Jordan says:

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

  51. Janis F says:

    it;ll be a great event!

  52. Emma says:

    Would love to take my husband to this, we love making cocktails at home ๐Ÿ™‚

  53. Kevin says:

    Sounds like fun!

  54. Monica says:

    This could be a fun anniversary night for my hubby and me. ๐Ÿ™‚

  55. judith arcand says:

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

  56. Jen Rentz says:

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

  57. Brenda says:

    I love miss604!

  58. Lindsay says:

    Sounds like fun

  59. Susan says:

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

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