Lucette opens Revelstoke Summer Street Fest with her soulful sound

The Revelstoke Summer Street Fest is a summer staple in Revelstoke. This year, Street Fest opened with the Revelstoke Highlanders Pipe Band marching along Mackenzie Avenue before Edmonton-based singer Lucette performed her soulful set.

Lucette (Lauren Gillis) performs during the opening of this year's Revelstoke Street Fest. Photo: Melissa Jameson

Edmonton-based singer Lucette kicked off this year’s Revelstoke Summer Street Fest with her soulful singing. She filled Grizzly plaza with her haunting and melodic voice during the opening night of Street Fest on Saturday.

The Revelstoke Summer Street Fest has become a summer staple over the years. Tourists and locals alike gather to enjoy musicians perform in Grizzly Plaza every evening from the end of June until the end of August.

Organized by the Revelstoke Arts Council, this year’s opening evening also featured the Revelstoke Highland Pipe Band who marched along Mackenzie Avenue to Grizzly Plaza.

The Revelstoke Highlanders Pipe Band march along Mackenzie Avenue to celebrate the opening of the Revelstoke Summer Street Fest. Photo: Melissa Jameson

Summer Street Fest runs every night from 6:30- 9:30 p.m. in Grizzly Plaza. Here’s a list of performers lined up for the rest of the summer.

Saturday June 24: Lucette

Sunday June 25: Revelstoke Community Band

Monday June 26: The Rise

Tuesday June 27: Bella Cat

Wednesday June 28: Last Horse Standing

Thursday June 29: Tanner James

Friday June 30: The Tappalachian String Band

Saturday July 01: The Staggers & Jaggs

Sunday July 02: Parson Jazz Co-op

Monday July 03: The Maritime Kitchen Party and Special Guest

Tuesday July 04: Jackson Hollow

Wednesday July 05: Johnny P. Johnson

Thursday July 06: Devon Coyote

Friday July 07: The Eisenhauers

Saturday July 08: The OM Sound

Sunday July 09: Blackberry Wood

Monday July 10: Chicken-Like Birds

Tuesday July 11: Ben Sures

Wednesday July 12: Nova Scotiables

Thursday July 13: John Jenkins’ Small Town Revival

Saturday July 15: Class Action

Friday July 14: Nova Scotiables

Sunday July 16: Charlie Burton

Monday July 17: Gabriel Palatchi Trio

Tuesday July 18: Ben Rogers

Wednesday July 19: The MNKD & Retrofile

Thursday July 20: The Wooden Horsemen

Friday July 21: Under the Rocks

Saturday July 22: Nice Verdes

Sunday July 23: Partial to Pie

Monday July 24: That Girl and Earl

Tuesday July 25: Mat Duffus

Wednesday July 26: Zonnis

Thursday July 27: Stacie Bryne

Thursday July 27: Bruce Thomas

Thursday July 27: The Rev

Friday July 28: Ewan Macintyre Band

Saturday July 29: Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra

Sunday July 30: Uncorked!

Monday July 31: Sam Spades

Tuesday August 01: Samson’s Delilah

Wednesday August 02: Red Haven

Thursday August 03: Feelds

Friday August 04: Emily Rockarts

Saturday August 05: Joanne Stacey

Sunday August 06: The Pineapple Express

Monday August 07: Lo-fi Uppercut

Tuesday August 08: FRASE

Wednesday August 09: Saskia and Darrel

Thursday August 10: The Wild Romantics

Friday August 11: Flint & Feather

Saturday August 12: Bees and the Bare Bones

Sunday August 13: Compassion Gorilla

Monday August 14: ENTANGADOS

Tuesday August 15: The Irish Wakers

Wednesday August 16: The Lindsey Walker Band

Thursday August 17: The Smith Fraser Duo

Friday August 18: The Lunas

Saturday August 19: The Long War

Saturday August 19: Small Town Artillery

Saturday August 19: Year of the Wolf

Sunday August 20: Mountain Music Duo

Monday August 21: Dawson Rutledge

Tuesday August 22: Bob Rogers Quartet

Wednesday August 23: The Basic Needs

Thursday August 24: Willy Gaw Quartet

Friday August 25: Sister Speak

Saturday August 26: Darlene Ketchum Quartet

Sunday August 27: Benny Walker