Updates & Events

35th Annual Islands Celtic Festival

May 24-26 – Errington, BC The fun starts on Friday, May 24 with a ceili called by Kari-Ann Thor, with live music from our featured artists and dancers from the Treblemakers. On Saturday May 25, we will be showcasing live music all day and an outdoor market from 10 to 4:30. Plus workshops, family friendly activities, sessions, song circles and more […]

Pete Seeger Centennial Fundraiser Concert

A special tribute honouring the life and songs of Pete Seeger on the 100th anniversary of his birth. This show pays tribute to Pete’s life and legacy with songs performed by stellar cast regional musical talent – Mark Hellman, Sue Averill, Jim & Joe Spinelli, Penny Sidor and Tony Turner. This fundraiser concert supports the Iranian refugee program of Trinity CARES and the Syrian Refugee […]

Pete Seeger’s 100th Birthday Singalong Concert

2019 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of the late, great folksinger and social activist Pete Seeger. To honour the occasion, Mark Hellman is pleased to bring his rollicking  solo performance, Pete Seeger’sThe Incompleat Folksinger back to  Victoria. Sing out. Sing loud. Sunday, April 28, 2:30pmSKAM Satellite Studio, 849 Fort St. (between Blanshard & Quadra)   TICKETS: $20 general; […]

Canadian Fiddling Day 2019

Saturday May 18th at Topaz Park Join us for the Canadian Fiddling Day Jam at the Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Festival starting at 11:00 am. The jam will take place this year to the right of the main stage near the Clan tents on the south side of the park (further away from the practicing pipe […]

Old Paint Duo CD Release

OLD PAINT DUO is Miriam Sonstenes and Jeff Dill, who have been making acoustic music steeped in American roots traditions for over a decade. Tickets $20, Children 12 and under free   May 11th, doors 7:00, Show 7:30 pm  Refreshments available by donation553 1/2 Fisgard St, Victoria BCPLEASE NOTE: We have limited seating/room – please […]

VFS May Fiddle Jam

Join us for the Victoria Fiddle Society’s next jam on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:30pm). Location: Wheeley Hall located in theEsquimalt United Church Building 500 Admirals Road. Enter off Lyall Street. For more information: Victoria Fiddle Society

Gurf Morlix

The Victoria Listening Room is beyond happy to host this musical icon! Morix is a tremendous guitarist and multi-instrumentalist who graces many albums from roots artists. https://youtu.be/u_1i8q9WYpc Call 250.208.6886 to request seats or for more information, or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2314416558794407/ May 5th, 6:30-9:00 PM (doors open at 6:00)

Folk ‘N Fiddle Fundraiser Concert

The Victoria Folk Music Society is hosting a fundraiser concert for the first annual Folk ‘N Fiddle Festival including the Festival’s featured acts: Daniel Cook, Coastline, Eden Oliver (West My Friend) & Daniel Lapp.    April 28th, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM at the Norway House, 1110 Hillside Ave, Tickets and more info: http://www.victoriafolkmusic.ca

French Canadian Fiddle Workshop with Pascal Gemme

Pascal Gemme, of the Quebecois trio Genticorum, is one of Quebec’s national treasures and popular traditional musicians. For the last 20 years he has been unearthing seldom-heard songs and melodies, interpreting them with virtuosity in his unique and unmistakable style. Saturday April 13th at Esquimalt United Church Intermediate fiddle: 9-10:30am Intermediate+/Advanced fiddle: 11am-12:30pm $25 per […]

Bluegrass Night

Jenny Lester, Jesse Cobb, Ivonne Hernandez & Oliver Swain A night of world class Bluegrass hosted by Live @ Wedgepoint, a private home in the uplands region of Victoria.  April 5th at 6:30pm with showtime at 7:30pm. Seating is limited. To reserve, e-transfer a $20 donation for each member of your party to oliverswain76@gmail.com with […]