Monday Apr 04 2022


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm





Twilight Jazz and Blooz Series: January Blues featuring the Thomas Nelson Band

📅 DATE: Monday, April 4, 2022
🕑 TIME: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Doors open at 5:00 pm)
🏟️ VENUE: Spirit in Niagara Distillery (VACCINATION POLICY IN EFFECT)
🗺️ ADDRESS: 458 Lakeshore Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
💵 PRICE: Early Bird: $39 + HST; At the Door: $49; Musicians/Arts Workers/Students: $19 + HST - Buy Now!
🎟️ SEASON PASS: 6 shows (NO Charlie Brown seating): $169 + HST; All 7 shows (includes Charlie Brown but NO dinner): $199 + HST; All 7 shows (includes Charlie Brown WITH dinner): $279 + HST - Buy Now!

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More details TBA

The evening’s performance will feature:

Tickets are non-refundable.


All musicians, staff, volunteers and patrons at TD Niagara Jazz Festival events must be double-vaccinated.  Proof of vaccination will be required upon arrival.

Season Pass holders must contact Darlene ( or call at 289-259-4997) before the show’s date to reserve their seating. Please arrive to claim your seat by 5:45PM, otherwise the seat will be made available for sale for General Admission.

For more details, please email Darlene at



Thomas Nelson is a bassist and vocalist currently located in the Niagara Region. He has performed in clubs, concert halls and festivals across Canada, Europe and the U.S., including many  CBC television and radio shows.

Throughout a five decade  career, he’s performed with some of the best in the  business on stage and in the recording studio. As bassist in the late Colleen Peterson’s band he opened nine evenings at Toronto’s Massey Hall for Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot. Thomas has performed alongside top Canadian artists like Toney Springer (Wild T), Rick Taylor, Willie P. Bennet, and Mark Haines to name a few.

As bandleader for seven years, he’s had the distinct honour and pleasure of contracting numerous talented local musicians from the Golden Horseshoe The Thomas Nelson Band has performed for audiences in packed local venues, including the TD Niagara Jazz Festival, with Brad Krauss, Randy Stirtzinger, Stan Szymkow and Graham Lear.

Thomas’ strong ‘in the pocket’ bass style combined with his sassy vocal delivery of songs from the Blues, Funk, Jazz, RnB and Soul, song books is unique, fun and entertaining.

Hosted by Spirit in Niagara Distillery

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