Entertainment Guide for Hats Off Day 2018

Entertainment Guide for Hats Off Day 2018

LAUGHING LOGGER AT 4000 BLOCK – Gilmore Ave. and Hastings St.

Show times: 1 p.m. &  3 p.m.

“Good as Wood” Laughing Logger have become pirates for the day in a rivetting water-logged spectacle that will have you in trembling in your boots! Performances at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.



Heights Merchants Association is proud to present Smooth Mayhem, Cosmo Circus, Francis and Steve Jazz Duo, Iconic Tributes, and Chloe Farrell to the Teamster’s Stage from 11:45 a.m. – 4 p.m.



At Chevron On Willingdon

The Lost Saloon Band

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Come find the lost Saloon at Hats Off Day! These seasoned and accomplished professionals have spent the better part of their lives entertaining. There’s enough talent between them to easily fuel the four different shows that they offer. There is definitely a tune you’ll like during their set.


At Ingleton And Hastings

Nylon Zoo Storytelling

11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

Angela Brown has been the highlight of kids’ activities and entertainment. With her long, sleek Big Blue Whale, she provides a storytelling workshop for all kids. Stop by one of the workshops at any of the listed times to see the Nylon Zoo in action!


Roving Entertainment

The Character guys

11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The infamous pirates have docked just off-shore from the event, and they’ve come to see if this place is worth plundering. Meet the entire pirate crew!



Cosmo Circus

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

A twist on the original Cosmo Circus! Sailor Circus sails the Heights in her sailboat and adventures into the sea of imagination.





At Esmond And Hastings

Gabriel Hasselbach and Friends

12 a.m. – 4 p.m.

We invite the JUNO award-winning horn-meister, Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, to Hats Off Day! He walks a fine line between contemporary and classic idioms, incorporating both effortlessly into a smooth and

Merchant Music:

12 p.m.– 2 p.m. DESCO CAFFE (3851 Hastings St.) – Live music by Group Amore.

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. MASSULLO MUSIC (4242 Hastings St.) – Live performance from The Rubber Band.

11 a.m. – 4 p.m. RBC ROYAL BANK (4382 Hastings St.) – Live band performance by It Ends With Us and Reid Zakos.

11 a.m. –  2 p.m. STACCATO STUDIOS (4663 Hastings St.) – Live performances by The Brown Paper Bag at 11 a.m. and student performances at 1 p.m.

11 a.m. – 4 p.m. CRISTOS GREEK TAVERNA (4624 Hastings St.) – Live Greek music.

From Gamma to Boundary Road, Hastings Street will be filled with excitement live music, street performers, delicious food, kids’ activities, and lots more. Come join us for a fun-filled day!