The Park Show returns to Vancouver Mural Festival for its second year

Jun 21 2019, 12:27 am

Following its success in 2018, The Park Show will be returning to Jonathan Rogers Park for its second year.

The all-ages community concert will act as a finale to the Vancouver Mural Festival, and will feature performances by New York singer-songwriter LP, electronic instrumentalists badbadnotgood, Canadian Indigenous artist iskwē, and local Vancouver legend MY!GAY!HUSBAND! DJ-ing throughout the show.

LP, aka Laura Pergolizz, has written songs for megastar artists including Cher, Rihanna, Backstreet Boys, and Christina Aguilera. LP’s biggest hit to date, the title track “Lost On You,” eclipsed over 500 million streams, going platinum in Russia, Poland, Greece, Switzerland, Italy, France, and more.

The Park Show 2019

Also included on the line-up is Toronto quartet badbadnotgood, described as “a jazz trio on paper — but revolutionary hip-hop and electronic beatmakers at heart.” Plus, not to be missed performances by award-winning Indigenous pop and electronic music singer iskwē, and the king of mashups, MY!GAY!HUSBAND! too.

Jonathan Rogers Park is a general admission, lawn-seating environment with no reserved seats. Blankets, as well as legless camping chairs that sit flat on the ground are welcome (lawn chairs will not be permitted). The event is outdoors and will happen rain or shine!

Tickets for The Park Show are now available online via Ticketweb, as well as at Red Cat Records (both locations) and Little Sisters Book Store. Admission will be free for children under the age of twelve.

The Park Show 2019

When: Saturday, August 10

Time: Gates open at 4 pm

Where: Jonathan Rogers Park — 110 West 7th Avenue

Price: Starting at $40 (children 12 and under FREE) — Tickets available via Ticketweb

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