2012-2013 40th Anniversary Season
Blues Cruise Saturday, September 8 @ 7 pm
Valdez Arts Council fundraiser cruise aboard Stan Stephens M/V Valdez Spirit. Back by popular demand “Rebel Blues”! Enjoy desserts, appetizers, music and a cash bar.
Tickets $50 each, space is limited.
Patrick Ball Tuesday, October 9 @ 7 pm
Three of the premier Celtic harpists in the world take you deep into the myths, magic and fabled history of this most captivating instrument. Instrumentation: Patrick Ball – Celtic harp, spoken word. Lisa Lynne – Celtic harp, Irish Bouzouki, and Mandolin. Aryeh Frankfurter – Celtic harp, Cittern, Nyckelharpa. www.patrickball.com
Deadly Gentlemen Tuesday, November 6 @ 7 pm
Priding themselves in relentless creativity, Deadly Gentlemen is “the greatest epic folk, grasscore, banjo belting, bluegrass-country fiddling, mandolin playing Boston based Band!” www.deadlygentlemen.com
Community Christmas Program Sunday, December 9 @ 4 pm
Community Christmas Spirit at the Valdez Civic Center. Come see your friends and neighbors perform holiday inspired songs, dance, poetry, and even a dog act on stage. This event is FREE, however, a donation of canned goods for the Valdez Food Bank is encouraged.
VAC’s 40th Anniversary Dance Party Friday, January 25 @ 8 pm
Come celebrate 40 years of “Bringing the Arts to Valdez” featuring The Seth Freeman Band, trivia games and prizes plus a no host cash bar. www.sethfreemanband.com
The Good Lovelies Wednesday, February 20 @ 7 pm
Don’t miss the chance to experience this “sharp, sassy, funny, all female Canadian folk music trio.” www.goodlovelies.com
BeauSoleil Monday, March 25 @ 7 pm
Called “the best Cajun band in the world,” by Garrison Keillor, you won’t want to miss this performance. www.rosebudus.com/beausoleil
John Damberg Latin Jazz Quintet Monday, April 15 @ 7 pm
Let your body move and your mind travel to the warm and sunny islands of the Caribbean, where the music is rich with exotic, fiery melodies and the exciting rhythms that are the musical Pastiche of the John Damberg Latin Jazz Quintet. www.akjazzworkshop.org
VAC Annual Picnic Featuring: Your Burnable Art Tuesday, May 14 @ 6 pm
Join us for a Free BBQ, election of officers and bonfire on the beach at Dock Point Pavilion.