Dancing-at home-for The Compass | Now On-Line!
Please enjoy this event on-line anytime at www.thecompass.ca/dancing. Click on "DANCE NOW" to watch the band together on the same stage performing over 50 songs. Click on "Donate Now" to donate to The Compass. $5,000 has already been raised through this event! The band's set list covers hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s. See if you can pick out our new material! Some community leaders will be speaking, on behalf of The Compass, when the band breaks. Phone Peter with any questions at 905-274-6131. The Compass responds to and helps those from all walks of life who are currently experiencing economic, social or emotional challenges by offering practical and spiritual support.
Bradford's Music in the Park | Thursday July 29, 2021
The band is making its debut at this popular outdoor music series, in its 5th year in Bradford. Everyone may attend whether you are residents of Bradford West Gwillimbury or not. You are welcome to bring lawn chairs, blankets and your own snacks and enjoy a free evening of music. The location is the BWG Public Library & Cultural Centre-West Lawn, 425 Holland St. W., in Bradford. With COVID-19, the evening will be split into two separate concerts. There will be one audience from 6:30pm to 7:30pm, a half-hour break, then a second audience from 8:00pm to 9:00pm. COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place-see details on link below. People will not be able to just show up for the event. Pre-registration is now open with limited space available. Please visit the City's website for the event details and for the registration link. The website link is www.townofbwg.com/music
Timothy's Pub | Friday August 20, 2021
The band makes its debut at Etobicoke`s friendly neighbourhood meeting place! Great bands perform here and the food is excellent. We hope our strong Etobicoke following will come out to support us! The band will perform from 8:00pm to 12:00am on the raised stage. More details to come. The address of Timothy's Pub is 344 Brown's Line in Etobicoke. The phone number is 416-201-9515. Visit www.timothyspub.ca
50s & 60s Dinner & Dance | Saturday October 16, 2021
The band is returning to the Guelph Legion Br. 234 where we sold out in 2019 and 2018. It's a Royal City Ringers Fund Raiser taking place at the Guelph Legion, 57 Watson Pkwy. S. in Guelph. Doors open at 6:00pm, a roast beef buffet dinner starts at 6:30pm with dancing from 8:00pm to 12:00am. Tickets are $40.00/person. Phone the Legion 519-822-1565 or Tom 519-824-3531. Visit rcl234guelph.ca
Halloween Hop | Saturday October 30, 2021
The band hopes to return to the Burlington Legion Br. 60 for a 9th dance with a large dance floor. Tickets will be $20/person with snacks on the table. Coffee and dessert served later. The address is 828 Legion Rd. (upstairs) in Burlington. Open to the public and an elevator is available. More details to come! Phone Peter at 905-274-6131.
Music To Remember Dance | Saturday November 6, 2021
It will be the George Lake BIG Band and Little Peter and the Elegants returning to bring you terrific music from the 30s to the 70s. Visit their website at www.georgelakebigband.com. The dance will be upstairs at the Port Credit Legion Br. 82, 35 Front St. N. in south Mississauga. A large dance floor and an elevator provided. Reserved seating! The upstairs doors will open at 7:00pm (not before) and then dancing from 8:00pm to 12:00am with the two bands alternating sets, using two stages. All COVID-19 protocols will be followed. More details to come. We will bring back wonderful musical memories for you!
Dancing for The Compass | Saturday January 29, 2022
The band hopes that close to 250 people will enjoy the 15th annual Dancing for The Compass fundraiser at the Port Credit Legion, Br. 82 (upstairs), 35 Front St. N. in Mississauga. An elevator is available and reserved seating. Ticket information will be announced. Phone Peter with questions at 905-274-6131. Doors open to the upper hall at 7:00, dancing begins at 8:00, a light buffet will be served after 9:00. A cash bar and fabulous raffle prizes! The Compass responds to and helps those from all walks of life who are currently experiencing economic, social or emotional challenges by offering practical and spiritual support. Visit the website at www.thecompass.ca
2021 PAST PERFORMANCES
Burlington's Concerts in the Park | Wednesday July 14, 2021
CANCELLED! The City of Burlington has cancelled the 2021 Concert in the Park series due to COVID-19. The band was hoping to return for a 5th year to the Central Park Band Shell, 2299 New St. in Burlington for a free 90 minute concert beginning at 7:30pm. If the concert can be re-scheduled to a later date information will be here. Any concert details would be at www.burlington.ca/concerts
Brampton Rib 'n' Roll | Saturday May 22, 2021
POSTPONED! The band will makes its debut at this popular event in Gage Park, Brampton. A new date is being considered for the late summer or early fall. The Rotary Club of Brampton raises money at this three day event to meet the needs of children in the community. Gage Park is at 45 Main St. S., just south of Queen Street in Brampton. We will perform in the afternoon. More details to come! Visit ribnroll.com
Private Function | Saturday February 13, 2021
POSTPONED! The band has been invited to return to a retirement community's dance, east of Toronto, a sellout each year! A new date will be announced later.
Private Function | Wednesday March 17, 2021
POSTPONED! We are helping a community club celebrate 50 years of service with a special dinner! A new date will be announced later.
Private Function | Saturday April 10, 2021
POSTPONED! The band looks forward to returning to this retirement community, north of Toronto, for a dance that has sold out each year! We are hoping for a new date in the Fall.
50s & 60s Dinner & Dance | Saturday April 17, 2021
POSTPONED! The band is returning on Saturday October 23 to the Guelph Legion Br. 234 where we sold out in 2019 and 2018. It's a Royal City Ringers Fund Raiser taking place at the Guelph Legion, 57 Watson Pkwy. S. in Guelph. Doors open at 6:00pm, a roast beef buffet dinner starts at 6:30pm with dancing from 8:00pm to 12:00am. Tickets are $40.00/person. Phone the Legion 519-822-1565 or Tom 519-824-3531. Visit rcl234guelph.ca