March is bringing along a bounty of great musical events that are sure to get you dancing! Be sure to check out these shows next month featuring some truly talented singers and musicians:
Swift Current’s Blenders Music Series presents musical duo Big Little Lions at the Lyric Theatre on Saturday March 3. Big Little Lions is comprised of Helen Austin from Vancouver Island, BC and Paul Otten from Cincinnati, Ohio. They have won multiple musical awards, including a Canadian Folk Music Award for Ensemble of the Year, Song of the Year in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition, and first place in the International Songwriting Competition. Big Little Lions’ music has been described as “a dynamic fusion of feel-good and deep emotion” that evokes “a strong emotional reaction” from its listeners. The show starts at 8:30 pm and doors open at 7:30 pm, tickets are just $30 so be sure to check this out.
This “concert style experience” at the Living Sky Casino showcases all of your favourite songs by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Listen and sing along as this talented cast performs hits like “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You”, “Sherry”, and many more. The event promises to be a “multi-media musical experience” so be sure to check it out. Tickets are $65 and you must be 19 or older to attend.
On March 8, Living Sky Casino presents Rave On: The Buddy Holly Tribute. This night of music and entertainment is all about honouring and celebrating Buddy Holly and his greatest hits. The performance will span from his rise to stardom in 1957 to his sudden and tragic death in 1959, known as “the day the music died”. You’ll get to hear over 20 of Holly’s greatest hits performed live, including favourites like “That’ll Be The Day”, “Peggy Sue”, “Rave On”, and many more. You’re sure to be singing and dancing along to the beat as you get transported back to the golden age of rock ’n’ roll. The event starts at 6:30pm and seating is limited, tickets are $65 and you must be 19 or older to attend.
There are plenty of exciting, nostalgic, and simply unforgettable musical events to experience in Swift Current this March. Home Inn & Suites Swift Current is conveniently located right across the street from Living Sky Casino, where the Franki Valli and Buddy Holly tribute concerts will be held, and less than a 10 minute drive away from the Lyric Theatre where Big Little Lions will be performing. With our affordable room rates and convenient location, you can check out every single one!