Local harpist Roger Helfrick

Local harpist Roger Helfrick

Celtic music festival in Black Creek

The Islands Celtic Music Festival has, for over 30 years, been presenting Celtic music concerts during its weekend-long Celtic musicians festival.

This year, the festival and the concert are presented at Black Creek Community Centre, Saturday, April 23. While the festival is mostly for Celtic musicians, the concert is open to the public.

This year’s concert features performances by Roger Helfrick (from Courtenay), The RabbleBerries (Victoria), Gareth Hurwood (Victoria), Band of Joy (Merville), and dance exhibitions by Tara School of Irish Dancing (Campbell River) and The TrebleMakers (Vancouver).

For tickets and reservations to the concert, call BCCC at 250-337-5190. Tickets are $15 in advance/$20 at the door with additional senior/student rates. Show starts at 7 p.m.

 

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