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BUSHWAKKER JUNE ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

June 1: The 15th Annual Soul Sisters YWCA fundraiser. Our own, Cheryl Tovey, will take the reins of this popular fundraising event for various YWCA women’s programs. Great live entertainment featuring The Red Wagon Gypsies and Regan Sanderson. Browse the massive silent auction too. Your $30 ticket gets you an award-winning Bushwakker burger with some award-winning fries as well as Caesar salad and a 12 ounce serving of any regular Bushwakker beer. Tickets are available at The Bushwakker, the YWCA and The Room Hair Design. 6:00 PM.http://www.ywcaregina.com/ Information/Events/ soulsisters.htm

June 2: FIRST FIRKIN FRIDAY. Enjoy the pomp and circumstance of this longstanding Bushwakker monthly tradition! A piper from The Regina Police Services Pipes & Drums leads a small keg (the firkin) of special ale throughout the pub in a procession. A guest volunteer tapper is selected to wield the handmade wooden maul affectionately named, The Mighty Firkin Wakker, and attempt to tap the keg in one swift blow! This month’s special offering will be a sampling of our commemorative 2017 Mosaic Irish Pavilion’s Lumsden Honey Irish Red Ale. The suds-soaking spectacular takes place at 5:30 PM.

June 5: Monday Night Jazz & Blues. TERRAPLANE. Popular four piece “family” band is lead by Regina’s friendliest bluesman, Shane Reoch. Bushwakker’s own, Troy Bleich, plays upright bass. 8:00 PM.

June 7: Wednesday Night Folk. BEAUTIFUL BANDITS. Acoustic band playing high energy rock & soothing folk makes their Bushwakker debut. 8:00 PM.

June 7: MONTHLY ALES MEETING. Don’t miss the final meeting of the ALES 2016/2017 brewing season. The club takes a break for the summer but will reconvene on Wednesday, September 6. This month’s presentation topics include: American Wheat, Beer and Food Pairing (Ethnic Foods). Meeting are held in the Bushwakker basement clubroom and start at 8:00 PM. New members are always welcome! http://www.alesclub.com/

June 12: Monday Night Jazz & Blues. THE MINISTRY OF GROOVE. 1970’s jazz funk and beyond! 8:00 PM.

June 14: Wednesday Night Folk Special Edition –ANNUAL REGINA WOMEN IN SONG EVENT. This year’s line-up includes: Shannon Drall, Wanda Gronhovd and Bushwakker’s own, Lexy Desjarlais. 8:00 PM.

June 15: 2017 JAZZFEST REGINA Bushwakker Performance – THE NEW MONTAGUES. 7:00 PM. The biggest night of the year for live jazz at The Bushwakker! The New Montagues and their epic band sound hit the stage for the ninth edition of the Queen City’s very own jazz festival. The nine-member band plays the best of funk, soul, r & b, disco and pop with hits by Stevie Wonder, The Bee Gees, The Doobie Brothers, Bruno Mars, Amy Winehouse, Earth, Wind & Fire and more. The New Montagues are one of Regina’s hottest party bands. Their amazing three-piece horn section really get things stirred up and delivers an energetic sound that will make you want to move! Rush seating tickets are $15. Available at the Bushwakker and Bach & Beyond. http://jazzregina.ca/ calendar-events/ jazzfest-new-montagues/

June 19: Monday Night Jazz & Blues. `ROUND MIDNIGHT. Veteran Regina act delivers great jazz standards and more! 8:00 PM.

June 21: Wednesday Night Folk. JORDAN FIESELER. Talented Regina singer-songwriter makes his Bushwakker debut. Note 9:00 PM start time.

June 26: Monday Night Jazz & Blues. SUN ZOOM SPARX. Will be interesting! Funk, jazz fusion, psychedelia and mid-70`s ambience. 8:00 PM.

June 28: Wednesday Night Folk. BRADFORD. Talented Regina duo featuring Brad Papp and Mark Radford. 8:00 PM.

OTHER NOTABLES

Congratulations to Bushwakker floor manager, Cheryl Tovey. She has won an unprecedented eight awards for Regina’s Best Pub Server in the Prairie Dog annual “Best of Food” Regina reader`s poll awards. Bushwakker also took home the Best Nachos and Best Local Fries award as well as the Best Pub to Argue about Politics award!

The Bushwakker has recently been recognized as being one of the Top 35 Jazz Venues in Canada. Nice to see our weekly Monday Night Jazz & Blues is being recognized on the national stage. Read the article herehttp:// www.clickitticket.com/ best-jazz-clubs-in-canada/ 

Our American-style Chico IPA will be available for growler fills at the Quance Street SLGA store in Regina for the month of June. Three other new Saskatchewan brewed beers are also available. Be sure to support this SLGA pilot program and help grow Saskatchewan craft beer. 

Upcoming local brews scheduled to appear on our guest tap for the month of June include: a Belgian Dubbel as well as a Smoked Amber from Nokomis Craft Ales, an American Strong Ale from Black Bridge Brewing and James Brown Ale from Malty National Brewing.

Our premium red wine for June is Fuzion Alta Reserve Malbec from Argentina and the white is Oyster Bay Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand.

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