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Free Pan Am-Inspired Concerts All Summer Long in Mississauga

Entertainment and activities | July 8, 2015

Throughout the summer music lovers can enjoy free concerts at two scenic city venues.

The Lake Aquitaine and Sunset Concert Series both celebrate the Pan Am Games this year with a focus on the sounds of participating Pan Am countries.

Event Details – Lake Aquitaine Summer Series


Lake Aquitaine Park [MAP]
2750 Aquitaine Ave.
East side of the park by the soccer field off Montevideo Rd.
Street parking will be available on Aquitaine Ave.


Select Sundays, 2 to 4 p.m.


Free: Bring a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy the outdoor performances.

Concert schedule:

July 12, 2015
Justin Bacchus Collective

Funk/soul vocalist Justin Bacchus performs well-known classics with a mix of original songs.

July 19, 2015
Carlos Bastidas Duo

Carlos Bastidas performs hot Latin tunes from his latest album ‘Latin Journey’.

August 9, 2015
Sheldon Universe Dance Collective

Join Sheldon Universe and his dance collective for a free salsa dance class complete with live percussion, performances and more.

August 16, 2015
The Shyann Collective

An infusion of original, funky jazz music with soul trip-hop blended together into a captivating, upbeat performance.

 Event Details – Sunset Concert Series


Port Credit Memorial Park [MAP]
22 Stavebank Rd. N.
Lakeshore and Stavebank Rd.


Sunday evenings, 6:30 p.m. to sunset


Free: Bring a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy the outdoor performances.

Concert schedule:

July 12, 2015
Johnny Max and The Heart Attacks

Johnny Max and his band lay down a swampy mix of Blues and R&B with outstanding vocals and song writing.

July 19, 2015
Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble

A group of dedicated musicians celebrating the many styles of big band jazz.

July 26, 2015
The Dreamboats

Join the Dreamboats as they perform good old fashioned Rock n’ Roll with a retro twist.

August 2, 2015

Latintrain features an exciting fusion of Pan Am rhythms including bolero, folkloric and joropo with a strong jazz influence. Lyrics will be sung in both Spanish and English.

August 9, 2015
Mississauga Pops

The award-winning musical group engages audiences of all ages with a diverse portfolio of popular music.

August 16, 2015
Mississauga Swing Band

An 18-piece band with a vocalist performing a wide range of music, including swing, standards, Latin American, ballads, dance, pop and rock numbers.

Media Contact: 
Lindsay Noronha
Communications Advisor, Community Services
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200 ext. 3940
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