Community Event

May 2023 Fiddle Jam
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May 2023 Fiddle Jam

Join us on Friday, May 5, 2023 7:00 – 9:00pm; Doors open at 6:45 Members no charge; Drop In $5  Wheeley Hall in the Esquimalt United Church Building (500 Admirals Road).  Enter off Lyall Street.  We’ll break for an intermission with some snacks and drinks available by donation. If you’d like to contribute to the…

Fiddle Workshops, A Concert and A Dance!
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Fiddle Workshops, A Concert and A Dance!

FIDDLE WORKSHOPS – SUNDAY, MARCH 19TH Where: The Lounge, 2nd floor, Oak Bay Recreation Centre, 1975 Bee Street Cost:  $20 each Quinn Bachand, who is well known as one of Canada’s most outstanding young musicians and Berklee College of Music Graduate (recipient of the Presidential Scholarship), will be teaching three workshops on the fiddling of…

VFS November Fiddle Jam!
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VFS November Fiddle Jam!

Join us at the November Jam – Friday, Nov. 4th at 7 pm Doors open at 6:45 pm; in Wheeley Hall in the Esquimalt United Church Building (500 Admirals Road).  Enter off Lyall Street.

We are trying something new – a few tunes in a set list to get the Jam started. Following is November’s set list – send us your suggestions… Also, we’re looking for folks who might be interested in leading the occasional Jam – let us know if you’re interested or know someone who is…

2022 Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival

2022 Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival

The Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival (GVPAF) was on this year from April 7th to May 14th, 2022. The Fiddle section of the GV Performing Arts Festival was held at the Phillip T. Young Hall at UVic on Saturday April 30th and again had some great performances. This year’s adjudicator was Canadian Folk Music Award…

March Fiddle Jam!
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March Fiddle Jam!

Live and In-person VFS Fiddle Jam on Friday, March 4. 7:00-8:15 pm, doors open at 6:30.  Location: Wheeley Hall in the Esquimalt United Church Building (500 Admirals Road).  Enter off Lyall Street.  Drop-In $5.00, VFS Members FREE! In order to ensure everyone’s good health, we won’t have food or drinks available, masks will be mandatory, and proof of vaccination will be required….

The Reid Jamieson Band
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The Reid Jamieson Band

February 2nd Vancouver’s Reid Jamieson performs with his saucy wife and long-time song-writing partner Carolyn Victoria Mill. True entertainers, these masters of the burgeoning house concert circuit thrive on creating intimacy, with tales and talents that simply must be experienced live. You won’t want to miss what they do next! VFMS Victoria Folk Music Society, Norway House 1110 Hillside Avehttps://www.facebook.com/events/2471586862950918/

February Fiddle Jam!
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February Fiddle Jam!

The next VFS Fiddle Jam on Friday, February 7. 7:00-9:30pm, doors open at 6:30.  Location: Wheeley Hall in the Esquimalt United Church Building (500 Admirals Road).  Enter off Lyall Street. Drop-In $5.00, VFS Members FREE! PLEASE bring a concession snack if possible; any donation would be greatly appreciated. All proceeds go straight back into your society. 2019/20 Fiddle Jam Dates March 6…