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Apr
27
Sat
Remember When? Trends and Gems from the 60’s and 70’s @ Beach Club Resort
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Remember When? Trends and Gems from the 60's and 70's @ Beach Club Resort

Where were you in the 60’s and 70’s?  A Cappella Plus is revisiting the trends and gems from those decades and we want you to join us!  We are singing pop songs that you know and we are backed up by ace musicians on keyboard, percussion, guitar, bass and trumpet.  Join us as we groove to music that rocked the world and reflects the trends of the day from the ‘swinging’ 60’s through the 70’s.parking lot!
This program will take us back to a time when social norms and society in general were rapidly changing.  The music is fun, accessible and showcases A Cappella Plus at its finest.  So come along, bring a friend and join us for a trip down memory lane.  It’s a guaranteed good time!
Tickets available online at www.acappellaplus.ca or from members of the choir
Beach Club Resort – Tickets $23 ( includes light hors d’oeuvres) Advance ticket sales only. No tickets sold at the door.

Apr
28
Sun
Remember When? Trends and Gems from the 60’s and 70’s. @ Vancouver Island Conference Centre, Shaw Auditorium, Nanaimo
Apr 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Remember When? Trends and Gems from the 60's and 70's. @ Vancouver Island Conference Centre, Shaw Auditorium, Nanaimo

Where were you in the 60s and 70s?  A Cappella Plus is revisiting the trends and gems from those decades and we want you to join us!  We are singing pop songs that you know and we are backed up by ace musicians on keyboard, percussion, guitar, bass and trumpet.  Join us as we groove to music that rocked the world and reflects the trends of the day from the ‘swinging’ 60s through the 70s.parking lot!
This program will take us back to a time when social norms and society in general were rapidly changing.  The music is fun, accessible and showcases A Cappella Plus at its finest.  So come along, bring a friend and join us for a trip down memory lane.  It’s a guaranteed good time!
Tickets available online at www.acappellaplus.ca or from members of the choir
Tickets $20 in advance , $23 at the door.

May
4
Sat
CROfest 2019 @ St. Leopold Mandic Croatian Church
May 4 – May 5 all day
CROfest 2019 @ St. Leopold Mandic Croatian Church

Welcome to CROfest where for the first time in Victoria’s history, the Croatian Cultural Society of Victoria (CCSV) is o effering a cultural event that showcases Croatia’s food, music, dance, arts, crafts, and sports!
The festival will take place on Saturday and Sunday, May 4 (noon until 9:00 p.m.) and May 5 (noon until 6:00 p.m.) at the Croatian Catholic Church hall of St. Leopold Mandić located at 4081 Gordon Head Road, Victoria.
This two-day event will feature:
• Authentic Croatian main dishes and desserts such as BBQ lamb and pork, ćevapčiće, fritule, and other delicious Croatian cuisine.
• Traditional cultural performances from various cultural groups including our own Croatian folklore group Zagreb.
• Croatian cultural artifact displays and travel tips.
• Children’s entertainment area.
• Evening dancing to the tunes of Croaton and Obala, our local Croatian bands.
• Entertainment throughout the day.
• Ra e tickets will be available for purchase—the first prize is a trip for two to
Croatia (value $3,000).
• Part of the money raised will go to support the Salvation Army’s youth
shelters program for homeless youth or youth at-risk for homelessness.
There’s no need to worry about the weather—all festival activities will take place under huge tents and in the church hall.
ADMISSION IS FREE for the whole community!

May
31
Fri
PIGS OUTSIDE / IN Canadian Tour – Victoria – Fri May 31, 2019 – McPherson Playhouse @ McPherson Playhouse
May 31 all day
PIGS OUTSIDE / IN Canadian Tour  - Victoria - Fri May 31, 2019  - McPherson Playhouse @ McPherson Playhouse

TICKETS ON SALE NOW – ALL AGES SHOW
Local Pink Floyd fans are in for a treat this year as PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd brings their acclaimed live show across Canada to perform some of the most amazing music ever created. Currently Canada’s only national touring Pink Floyd tribute, the Outside / In Canadian Tour has taken PIGS from Nanaimo, BC to Sydney, NS and back, with the final leg of the tour in Winter 2019 taking them across Western Canada. This tour, they will bring almost 3 hours of classic and rare Pink Floyd songs – played with authentic instrumentation and as close to the live 70s sound as possible – as well as a full performance of The Dark Side of the Moon. Join PIGS for an incredible evening, as they recreate the live Pink Floyd experience, bringing the majestic music and legendary concert experience to fans and new audiences alike.

Tickets are $52.50/$47.50 (inclusive) and are available at: McPherson Box Office, by phone 250-386-6121, or online at www.rmts.bc.ca

Jun
14
Fri
VI Dynamite Plays Soul Funk Jazz @ Hermann's Jazz Club
Jun 14 all day
VI Dynamite Plays Soul Funk Jazz @ Hermann's Jazz Club

VANCOUVER ISLAND DYNAMITE are back! This fresh five piece high-energy instrumental jazz/funk group have chosen the absolute FUNKIEST TUNES on the planet and are ready to BLOW YOU AWAY!
If you dig incessant grooves, high octane funk, and sophisticated improvisation, you will not want to miss this show! It’s gonna be funky!

Dangerously combustible funkin’ soul jazz!

Eric Hughes – Saxophones
Steve Grebanier – Guitar
Chris Van Sickle – Keyboards
Braydon Wise – Bass
Pedro Arbour – Drums

Doors open at 6PM… come enjoy dinner at Hermann’s Jazz Club. Kids Welcome!