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Balladeer Bruce Coughlan brings Celtic sound to Port Alberni

Balladeer Bruce Coughlan brings Celtic sound to Port Alberni

Coughlan will be at Char’s Landing on Thursday, April 18
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.

Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.

Film imagines a U.S. where California and Texas unite against a corrupt president
North Okanagan author in the running for prestigious non-fiction prize

North Okanagan author in the running for prestigious non-fiction prize

Emelia Symington-Fedy, who published her debut memoir Skid Dogs in 2023, has been shortlisted for the Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize
Young fiddlers across Western Canada come to Nanaimo for summit

Young fiddlers across Western Canada come to Nanaimo for summit

Summit culminates in concert April 14 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre
Island author named finalist for prestigious Haig-Brown regional book prize

Island author named finalist for prestigious Haig-Brown regional book prize

Ian Kennedy’s book The Best Loved Boat: The Princess Maquinna is nominated
‘It is magical’: repurposed art growing in B.C. along with eco-consciousness

‘It is magical’: repurposed art growing in B.C. along with eco-consciousness

As environmental concerns permeate the arts community, artists embrace a freeing era of art-making
Student dancers return to Salish Secondary for biggest high school dance competition in B.C.

Student dancers return to Salish Secondary for biggest high school dance competition in B.C.

Hundreds of kids from across Surrey, the Lower Mainland, and Vancouver Island competed April 9
Kelowna’s Rock The Lake returns with Tom Cochrane, Our Lady Peace

Kelowna’s Rock The Lake returns with Tom Cochrane, Our Lady Peace

Rock The Lake is taking place from July 12-14
Australian-Canadian folk-pop trio Belle Miners returns to Port Alberni

Australian-Canadian folk-pop trio Belle Miners returns to Port Alberni

The group will perform at Char’s Landing on Saturday, April 13
Island singer-songwriter Ryan McMahon is Mending Fences

Island singer-songwriter Ryan McMahon is Mending Fences

Ladysmith-based performer headlining charity gig in midst of bringing his music to western Canada