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New Groovement to play Rainbow Room

Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday Party at The Rainbow Room

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Yukon artist promotes new album with tour

Folk artist Declan O’Donovan will play Char’s Landing on Friday, June 30

Okee Dokee Tournament biggest yet for Valley

Eighty teams have signed up for the annual slo-pitch tournament happening over Canada Day weekend

Rollin hosts artist open house

Teas on the Terrace, musical concert in the garden, Char’s concerts and more on this week’s art scene

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Port Alberni Jane Austen Festival attempts to break record during landmark year

The Centennial Belles want to break the record for largest gathering of people in Regency costume.

Yukon-based folk-rock band play Char’s

Ukes of Hazard, hailing from Whitehorse, will tour B.C. for the first time

Nelly Furtado says her genre changes can be confusing for fans


Folk artist plays Char’s tonight

Montréal-based folk artist Jesse Speed is playing Char’s Landing Tuesday, June 20

Celebrate solstice, arts and culture this weekend

Artist open house, children’s summer camps and more on this week’s community art scene

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Teens and bullies clash in new book

Victoria-based author Roy Dimond has just released his novel, I, Bully

New Alberni Valley arts organization funds groups

The society was able to award $700 in grants to five organizations this year.

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Free art activities at Port Alberni Solstice Fest

Art Rave will again be offering free art activities, evening music and a dance

Nuu-chah-nulth basketry displayed at Rollin

Current exhibit, Solstice Arts Fest, summer kid’s programs and more on this week’s community art scene

Solstice Arts Fest joins with Port Day

Event brings four Alberni Valley festivals together under one umbrella for weekend of art, heritage

Theatre program launches for Valley seniors

Production will be based on history of Port Alberni as seen through eyes of seniors

Mackenzie School of Dance holds annual recital

Ceilidh ’17- Inspiration will be held at the ADSS auditorium on Sunday, June 4 at 2 p.m.

Rollin exhibit displays Nuu-chah-nulth basketry

Hugh Braker’s collection will be on exhibit until June 29

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Hip Hop artist brings west coast beats to Char’s

Vancouver’s Blak Ace is on tour promoting his latest album Heavenz Gates

Nuu chah nulth basketry exhibit coming to Rollin

collection from Hugh Braker will run in the gallery from June 1- 29

Tall Tree offers hope to Pemberton ticket holders

Tall Tree Festival offers exchange ticket for fans with cancelled Pemberton tickets.

Spoken word host celebrates five years in Valley

Stephen Novik will be the feature reader for the event at Char’s Landing