2019 Summer Concerts in the Park-Peace Arch International Concert Series-FREE-Blaine
2019 Peace Arch International Concert Series
All concerts start at 2 pm on Sunday's August 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th.
All of the free outdoor concerts begin at 2 p.m. Sundays and celebrate the diverse cultures of the Pacific Northwest. The artists' fees for these events are paid for by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Washington State Parks Foundation. This year’s concert series dates are August 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th. The concerts celebrate the Pacific Northwest’s international cultures and feature music and dance.
2 pm - August 18th, 2019
Lharik Dhakpa and Tsering Dolker
Lharik Dhakpa and Tsering Dolker trained at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts based in Dharamsala, India—the premier institute for the preservation of the exiled Tibetan artistic and cultural heritage. They perform several styles of song and dance from across the Tibetan plateau including:
Tashi Sholpa, a masked dance usually performed at the beginning of a function to bring good luck and success.
Dranyen Shapdo, a quick-step Tibetan lute dance.
Nangma, classical music from central Tibet
Traditional folk songs.
A Discover Pass is required to park your vehicle inside the state park. Passes may be purchased at the park kiosk located adjacent to the parking area.
Peace Arch International Concert Series performances are free. A Discover Pass is required to park your vehicle inside the state park. Passes may be purchased at the park kiosk located adjacent to the parking area. All the concerts are on the U.S. side of the International Park just south of the U.S. Kitchen facility.
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Please call ahead and confirm the event is still happening. Find more information here: https://www.whatcomcounty.us/3329/Novel-Coronavirus-COVID-19