Local Entertainment

ARTS AROUND: Colourful fundraiser headed to the Alberni Valley

Aché Brasil Dance troop is an explosion of colour, energy and music

  • Sep 18, 2019

Alberni teen band Stranger Than Fiction to open for Said the Whale

Stranger Than Fiction will open on Sept. 26 in Nanaimo and Sept. 27 in Campbell River

Comedy show in Port Alberni raises funds for local charity

The Human Condition Comedy Tour will be at the Rainbow Room on Sept. 19

ARTS AROUND: Port Alberni art exhibit shows the beauty in overlooked objects

‘Paper Chase’ is presented by Marie Heath

  • Sep 11, 2019

Alberni Classical Concerts kicks off fourth season on Oct. 5

Concert series will feature four shows for $100

  • Sep 8, 2019

Alberni Valley diver gains prominence with underwater video

Peter Mieras creates video to accompany Pulitzer Prize-winning musical score

ARTS AROUND: An explosion of colour comes to the Alberni Valley

Aché Brasil Dance troop is a family-friendly fundraiser

  • Sep 4, 2019

Port Alberni bands ‘out of the basement’ and onto an album

Two bands, products of the Alberni Valley’s school of rock, celebrate their CD debut

  • Aug 22, 2019

Stephen Novik takes the mic at Words on Fire in Port Alberni

Event takes place Aug. 29 at Char’s Landing

  • Aug 21, 2019

Interactive art exhibit in Port Alberni challenges stigma

‘Stigmatized’ presented by the Port Alberni Community Action Team

ARTS AROUND: Learn felting techniques at the Rollin Art Centre in Port Alberni

Saltspring Island artist Laurie Steffler will present two felting workshops

  • Aug 21, 2019

Annual Paint Out returns to the Alberni Valley

Free event is put on by Port Alberni’s DRAW Gallery

  • Aug 14, 2019

ARTS AROUND: Last chance to enjoy Tea on the Terrace in Port Alberni

Last two performances are Sunday, Aug. 18 and Thursday, Aug. 22

  • Aug 14, 2019

Alberni Valley cellist gives old growth forests a voice through her music

‘Cello Bride’ performs for documentary amid giant trees

ARTS AROUND: Enjoy song and ukulele at Teas on the Terrace in Port Alberni

The next Tea on the Terrace happens Thursday, Aug. 15

  • Aug 8, 2019

Port Alberni’s Five Acre Shaker first music festival in Canada to Leave No Trace

Festival will leave behind only good vibes—not garbage

  • Aug 6, 2019

ARTS AROUND: Jazz duo takes on Teas on the Terrace in Port Alberni

Dennis Olsen and Guy Langlois will perform on Aug. 8

  • Jul 31, 2019

ARTS AROUND: Back Porch Banjo plays Teas on the Terrace at Rollin Art Centre

The Rollin Art Centre’s first Sunday tea of the summer happens July 28

  • Jul 24, 2019

Learn the art of songwriting with musician John Pippus

Writing workshop, performance at Words on Fire highlight a trip to Alberni

  • Jul 19, 2019