Kuba Oms and Evening film Screening

Date: Friday, September 09, 2011
Time: 6.30 pm
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza

Whistler PresentsIf you are a participant or spectator for the GranFondo bike event on Saturday, stay the weekend in Whistler as there is a lot happening. As part of the summer concert series Whistler Presents will be hosting a number of free performances over the weekend.

The Victoria's native Kuba Oms will be performing on Friday evening, starting at 6:30 p.m at the Whistler Olympic Plaza. He is known for his electro funk tunes.  His music is often likened to a cross between Jamiroquai, Paolo Nutini, David Gray, Ben Harper and Al Green.

After the performance by Kuba Oms there will be an evening film screening of a classic film called Breaking Away. This classic comedy from 1979 was an Academy Award winner.  Enjoy the evening as you get to watch a movie in the outdoors and see the sun set behind Whistler and Blackcomb Mountain. Bring warm clothes and snuggle up under a blanket to watch this movie about four friends who come to terms with life after high school.  The film is centered on top-notch cyclist Dave (Dennis Christopher) who learns that the world's bicycling champions are always Italian and he attempts to turn himself into an Italian!

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