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Membership Info

Last year we waived the VFS Membership Fees and as we are now going back to live Jams, we will be reinstating the annual fees: Single: $25; Family $60. Membership fees can be paid in person at the Jams with cash, credit or debit card, or via eTransfer to victoriafiddlesocietypayments@gmail.com.  If sending an eTransfer, please […]

VFS Jams – LIVE!

We’re pleased to say that the October VFS Fiddle Jam, our first live Jam in over a year, facilitated by Emily Dubois, our VFS President and an amazing fiddler, was a great success! It was great to see and hear everyone and play some tunes together. Thanks for coming out! Our next VFS Jam will […]

VFS Annual General Meeting

VFS Annual General Meeting Please be advised that the Victoria Fiddle Society Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday, October 19 at 7:45-8:45pm, if you are interested in attending, please respond to the VFS email and a Zoom invitation will be sent to you. Our President, Nellie Quinn, is stepping down and we’d like to take this […]


Hello all Victoria Fiddle Society members, you are invited to attend the Victoria Fiddle Society Annual General Meeting this Thursday, January 9 from 5:45 – 7:00pm. Please contact vfsinfo@gmail.com for meeting location and to RSVP if you are planning to attend.

June Year End Fiddle Jam

Come join us for one last great jam this year! Let’s make this last jam a great one to celebrate summer and all the great music about to kick off on the island. June 7th 2019 at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:30pm). Location:Wheeley Hall located in the Esquimalt United Church Building 500 Admirals Road See […]

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 […]