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Summer is time for the blues in Nanaimo

Summertime Blues festival takes place Friday through Sunday (Aug. 25-27) at Maffeo Sutton Park

Repaired public art piece returns to Nanaimo after vandalism

The wooden burl art piece was vandalized in June at Maffeo Sutton Park.

Port Theatre announces Spotlight Season lineup

Tanya Tagaq, Circus Squared are highlights

Lawn Social will sound off at VIEX

Nanaimo alternative group brings unique approach to rock music to VIEX audiences

Rock band experiments with wide range of musical styles

Wooden Horsemen perform with Bend Sinister on Aug. 19 at the Queen’s

TerraZetto plays free concert at Bowen Park

Trio will perform a free show Tuesday (Aug. 15) as part of Concerts in the Park series

Gallery Row Art Festival takes the arts outside


    Nanaimo Concert Band plays at the park


      Nanaimo musician Letourneau releases solo album


        Glen Foster Group releases album, Music Alchemy


          Gallery Row Art Festival takes the arts outside

          The Gallery Row Art Festival was held Saturday in the Old City Quarter

          The Boom Booms plan to have a blast at Longwoodstock

          Alternative soul group headlines music and beer festival with a performance Saturday (Aug. 12)

          Beaver Dreams puppet show gnaws at Nanaimo Fringe Festival

          Beaver Dreams runs from Aug. 11-19 at the conference centre

          Nanaimo Fringe Festival will break the walls down

          Fascists, beavers, leprechauns, zombies and more highlight fringe lineup

          Symphony performs in the park

          Symphony by the Sea harmonizes visual impact and music by top-notch artists

          Toby Keith takes the stage at Sunfest

          Little Big Town rounds out tonight’s lineup

          Band will play bouncy tunes

          Boodaboom performs rock, reggae and more this Saturday

          Lineup announced for this month’s fair

          Vancouver Island Exhibition moves music venue and hosts fair’s biggest barbecue.

          Massive yacht party will set sail in Nanaimo

          Entertainment company to host party aboard 127-foot yacht on Aug. 18.

          Blues guitarist plays Old City music series

          Mark Crissinger will perform a free show this Wednesday (Aug. 2)

          Nanaimo comedy event to raise money for B.C. wildfire victims

          Standup comedy event takes place Saturday (July 29) at Windward Pub

          The O’Pears bring their flavour of folk

          Toronto trio performs at the Dinghy Dock Pub on Tuesday (Aug. 1)

          Potter’s creations inspire other artists to dream

          Nanaimo Art Gallery’s latest exhibit, Dream Islands, opened Friday and continues until mid-September

          Baltimore rock band bursts into town for show

          Baltimore-based band Darsomba plays the White Room on Sunday (July 30)

          • Jul 26th, 2017