Pavlo in Concert – Santorini Tour

The Port Theatre 125 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC

Sunday, October 1st at 7:30 pm Pavlo returns to Nanaimo after filming his 4th PBS TV concert special – Live in Santorini, Greece. Enjoy an evening of Mediterranean guitar and imagine you are on the island of Santorini for a few hours listening to Pavlo’s signature blend of Greek, Spanish, Rumba, and Flamenco music. OPA! […]


Sounds of Summer in the OCQ

Old City Quarter 281 Fraser Street, Nanaimo, BC

Free live music in the Old City Quarter in Nanaimo, every Friday 12-1pm beginning Friday June 2nd and running until Friday September 15th. The musical variety is pronounced and the performers are mostly local Nanaimo based musicians. These are groups or bands from anywhere from a small ensemble to a very large ensemble. Please look […]


The Alchemy of Gathering: Wellness – Community – Creativity

Native Sons Hall 360 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC

Preparations are almost complete for the second biannual ‘The Alchemy of Gathering: Wellness – Community – Creativity. This unique wellness festival will be held at the beautiful Native Sons Hall in downtown Courtenay on Saturday, October 7th, 2023 from 10:30 till 6. This gathering will host an array of different techniques and tools to help […]



Village Theatre Qualicum Beach 110 W 2nd Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC

By John Patrick Stanley Directed by Jennifer Kelly Winner of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award, Doubt, A Parable by John Patrick Stanley asks audiences to grapple with the discomfort of uncertainty. “What do you do when you’re not sure?” Set in the Bronx in 1964, amidst social chance, the fast-moving play centers around […]


Stories on Friday: Under the Harvest Moon

Unitarian Hall, Nanaimo 595 Townsite Road, Nanaimo, BC

Do you like being told stories? Around Town Tellers presents 'Stories on Friday', an evening of live storytelling in the oral tradition. Join us on Friday, October 13th when our theme will be 'Thrills and Chills'. On our stage our host, Tom Forrest, will welcome storytellers Ange Frymire, Catherine Sheehan, Lee Porteous, Christel Martin and […]


Vancouver Island Symphony present Blooming

The Port Theatre 125 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC

Bite by Bekah Simms takes us on a journey where we introspectively rediscover ourselves. Followed by Beethoven where we revel in the angelic, blooming, daring and celebratory spirit of his and finally, Shostakovich's legendary 5th Symphony , which inspires us bravely to confront formidable challenges, and to ultimately transform the human condition, improving the world […]


Thirsty Thursday Open Mic Night with Joe Abbott

40 Knots Winery 2400 Anderton Road, Comox, BC

The Vineyard terrace is open from 5pm to 9pm. Open Mic Night is every 4th Thursday of the month and gets started at 6pm with our headliner! Then it will be your turn to take the stage and show us what you got. We are keeping it super simple, come to the bar and choose […]


Vancouver Island Symphony presents Carmen & Mamma Mia

The Port Theatre 125 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC

Saturday, November 4, 2023 | 7:30 pm | Port Theatre How many opera and musical theatre favourites can you hear in one night? The best of Carmen, The Magic Flute, The Barber of Seville, Tales of Hoffman, Mamma Mia, Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Kinky Boots, West Side Story… and more! CONDUCTOR: Les Dala […]


COOKEILIDH – Making Spirits Bright!

Cowichan Performing Arts Centre 2687 James Street, Duncan, BC

Get ready for a fun and festive evening of Celtic and holiday favourites featuring Cookeilidh. From nostalgic, traditional carols, to whimsical, modern day tunes of the season, this performance will leave you filled with the holiday spirit! After several sold out performances throughout BC, Cookeilidh is looking forward to bringing their popular Christmas show to […]