Entertainment

High Quadra Ramblers play Cumberland

Old-time string duo the High Quadra Ramblers are embarking on a B.C.…

  • Sep 24, 2019

VIDEO: Hold onto your funny bones: Ron James returns to Courtenay

He’s been called ‘a genius’, and ‘funniest man in Canada’. Find out why when he comes to town.

Time Well Wasted playing Courtenay Friday night

Time Well Wasted is unchallenged as the hottest dance band in the…

  • Sep 23, 2019
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Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher

Tickets still available for A Colony, next instalment of Comox Valley Art Gallery film series

Tickets are available for the Wednesday, Oct. 2, 5 p.m. screening of…

  • Sep 23, 2019

VIDEO: ‘Thrones,’ ‘Fleabag’ top Emmys

Billy Porter makes history as first openly gay black man to win best drama-series acting Emmy

Blockbuster movie with links to B.C. tells story of inspirational teacher

Indian mathematician Anand Kumar and Dr. Bijou Matthew in Maple Ridge

‘Antigone’ chosen as Canada’s contender for international film Oscar

Film centres on immigrant teen caught between her moral code and the justice system

Comox Valley Art Gallery film series continues with The Farewell

Tickets are available for the Wednesday, Sept. 25, 5 p.m. screening of…

  • Sep 20, 2019

Painter Fiona Ackerman starts North Island College fall 2019 Artist Talk Series

Acclaimed Vancouver-based painter Fiona Ackerman will join North Island College as the…

  • Sep 20, 2019

Stage set in Nevada as Earthlings arrive for Area 51 events

Hundreds descend on Nevada desert for music and space-themed entertainment

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Veep’ make last Emmy Awards stand

‘Game of Thrones’ has most Emmys of any drama or comedy series in history

Art gallery features new programming, events

The Comox Valley Art Gallery has a new thematic program and related…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Cara Matthew to play in Courtenay

Join the Comox Valley Rotary Club on Thursday, Sept. 26 for an…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Canadian author Graeme Gibson, partner of Margaret Atwood, dies at age 85

Gibson remembered for putting his words into action for both cultural and environmental causes

Fraser and Haas concert to kick off Merville centennial celebrations

On Sunday, Sept. 22, settle in to hear Scottish super fiddler, Alasdair…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Comox Valley’s Branch 17 Fiddlers hosting a dance

Branch 17 Fiddlers are celebrating three decades of providing music to the…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Shambhala named best music festival in North America

Shambhala Music Festival is held at the Salmo River Ranch in B.C.

Call out for artists to participate in Keeping It Living art show for Kus-kus-sum project

Comox Valley Project Watershed Society, in collaboration with Bayside Cafe, is hosting…

  • Sep 18, 2019

Sam Kirmayer Trio comes to Courtenay

Having opened its season with a dynamic organ quartet and followed up…

  • Sep 17, 2019

Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer discovered dead Sunday afternoon in Manhattan apartment