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City Centre Sock Hop with Freddy Vette and the Flames
Let’s Go to the Hop! Rock the Night Away at the City Centre Sock Hop

Aug 26, 2010

Calling all hipsters! Throw on your poodle skirts, slick back your hair and hand jive the night away as My Mississauga celebrates the 50Â’s with a Sock Hop concert celebrating the rock music that started it all.

What:              City Centre Sock Hop Concert with “Freddy Vette and the Flames”

*Jukebox hits live with “Freddy Vette and the Flames” is a 50’s rock and roll experience unlike any others. With the appealing sounds of a saxophone and a thumping stand-up bass, the eight piece band pays tribute to the music of Elvis, Jerry Lee, Buddy Holly, Fats Domino, Chuck Berry and more

*Bring out your classic cars to show off at the Vintage Car Alley!

*Hungry? Grab a bite to eat at the delicious food stand offering hot dogs (Halal), turkey and beef sausages, french fries, a variety of soft drinks and juices and many more items to choose from!

When:             Sunday August 29, 7 p.m.

Where:            Living Arts Centre Park

                        4141 Living Arts Drive

                        Mississauga, ON L5B 4B8

My Mississauga is a summer-long program of free events offered to the community.  For more information and a complete summer schedule, visit www.mississauga.ca/mymississauga.    

My Mississauga events are sponsored by: Bell, Ideal Eye Care, Metro, Mississauga Honda, Precise ParkLink, Pepsi, RBC, Rogers TV, Scotia Bank, Smart Commute Mississauga, State Farm Insurance, The Haze FM and Waste Management.

Events are weather permitting and subject to cancellation. For more information, contact the My Mississauga hotline:  905-615-3200 Ext.2403 or visit www.mississauga.ca/mymississauga.

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As Canada’s sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 734,000 residents and 55,000 businesses, including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is one of Greater Toronto's Top 90 Employers for 2010. Enhancing its citizens’ quality of life by providing superior services, revitalizing its infrastructure and conserving the environment, Mississauga is committed to innovation, operational excellence and fiscal responsibility which is reflected in its motto: “Leading Today for Tomorrow.”

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