Victoria's first annual Djangofest pays tribute to the legendary Django Reinhardt.

Victoria, get ready for a new festival — the first annual Djangofest, in honour of Django Reinhardt.

Catch the Mark Atkinson Trio, Daniel Lapp with Caravan, Reuben Weir and the Red Hot Swing Set, Chris Sartisohn, Oliver Swain, Quinn Bachand and Al Pease Feb. 4 at the Upstairs Cabaret (7 p.m.). A swing dance tutorial will be offered at 6:30 p.m. by David and Tina Lee, so get there early. Tickets are $20 and are available at Lyle’s Place, Ditch Records and Larsen Music. M

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