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Blues music, magic to be featured at buskers festival preview show

July 20 event takes place one day before buskers festival kicks off
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Magic Brian and Sabrina and Mike will perform at the festival preview event.

A night of comedy, magic and music on July 20, the eve of the Kamloops International Buskers Festival, is set to raise funds for the BC Interior Community Foundation.

The sneak-peak event will host blues musicians Sabrina Weeks and Mike Hilliard, who front the local band Swing Cat Bounce.

Busker Magic Brian will also perform. The award-winning magician has performed internationally and is known to weave magic and comedy in his act.

Proceeds will go toward the BC Interior Community Foundation.

The event will take place at the Paramount Theatre downtown. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by going online to

The main buskers festival will feature seven main-stage acts, two "busk top" acts and 11 musical acts, taking place from July 21 to July 24 in Riverside Park.