12 04 2013
On Saturday, December 7, ISLAND STRONG, an event celebrating the spirit of the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, is being held at The Backstage Lounge on Granville Island. The night will showcase established DJs, performers and live musicians with the goal of raising $10,000 in conjunction with the donations matching program of the Canadian Federal Government, with 100% of the donations going to The Canadian Red Cross.
As part of the celebration, ISLAND STRONG will feature a line-up of well-known DJs, including 2011 Red Bull Thre3style World Champion, DJ Hedspin, Nina Mendoza, P-Luv and Static among others. Local musicians, Star Captains will entertain guests, with additional live performances by the energetic Amalia and Vancouver’s own F O B Comedy Crew.
Entry to the event is a suggested minimum donation of $15 at the door. Raffle and door prizes, as well as event details can be found on the Facebook event page.