Local Entertainment

Six-time Juno winner, Serena Ryder coming to Vancouver Island

Campbell River, Courtenay and Victoria dates scheduled for February

Walk Off The Earth returning to Vancouver Island MusicFest

Juno award-winning group to headline Friday lineup at Comox Valley Exhibition Grounds

Vancouver Island Symphony’s Christopher Lee takes centre stage for Mozart clarinet concerto at Port Theatre

With Lee performing as soloist, his father is filling his seat among the clarinets

Swollen Members perform two Island dates on brief B.C. tour

Vancouver hip hop group hits Nanaimo and Victoria on 20th anniversary of 1999 debut, ‘Balance’

VIU’s View Gallery showcasing the Arctic landscapes of Island painter Ken Kirkby

Kirkby donated 21 paintings from the 1960s to the university’s collection in 2016

A Christmas Carol at the Belfry Theatre
Onegin fills the Belfry Theatre
The Handmaid's Tale more believable in Trump era: Atwood
The Children's Republic comes to the Belfry

Hello Humpback! hits top 15 in bestseller list

Toronto library puts BC book in top 10 for 2017

‘Our stories shouldn’t go to our graves with us’

Bev Sellars hopes her Haig-Brown Writer-in-Residency encourages more people to share their realities

90-year-old Courtenay author publishes her second book within a year

Book launch comes three days prior to Betty Annand’s 91st birthday

North Island wedding fair coming to Courtenay on Sunday

Head to the Florence Filberg Centre for the first annual Hitched Wedding and Events Affair brought to you by Black Press

“A Woman’s Guide to Peeing Outside and other Adventures’ coming to Harbour City Theatre

Biographical performance describes Holly Brinkman’s coming of age in rural BC

Canadian country music royalty join forces

Corb Lund and Ian Tyson play Royal Theatre

Reconciliation hits stage, screens with touring production

Six Island dates on tour that ends with global webcast

Want to know what your neighbours are reading?

Greater Victoria Public Library — Canada’s busiest per capita — reveals most checked-out books of 2017

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Snowed In Comedy Tour comes to the Island on a five-date tour

Comedians Paul Myrehaug, Pete Zedlacher, Dan Quinn and Craig Campbell to take the stage

Tofino artist honoured for his conservation efforts

Mark Hobson given Simon Combes Conservation Artist Award

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

Three local films to feature in this year’s Vancouver Island Short Film Festival

Nanaimo directors Zachary Tannar, Raymond Knight and John Gardiner will have films screened

‘150×39: 39 Vancouver Island poets reflect on Canada’s 150th birthday

Nanaimo poet laureate Tina Biello launches new poetry anthology