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Music festival remembers Nanaimo overdose victim

Festival Lemieux will be held in downtown Nanaimo today (Sept. 9)

Barney Bentall returning to Nanaimo for charity concert

Tickets go on sale Sept. 8 for Nov. 24 show at the Port Theatre

Nanaimo university grad re-reads Pride and Prejudice in the digital age

Melisa Jones examined Jane Austen’s best-loved novel for digital humanities coursework

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Western Edge season begins with new local play, 'Run in Fields'
    Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra goes for baroque
      Butts Giraud still putting on a show
        Singing for their supper

          Old-style country stopping at Nanaimo’s Port Theatre this month

          The Louisiana Hayride Show comes to the Port Theatre on Sept. 20

          Chainsaw artists carve for kids

          Palace Hotel hosting Chainsaw Arts Festival fundraiser this weekend

          Nanaimo will get all jazzed up this month

          Jazz society looking to create buzz about busy weekend of music in mid-September

          R&B Allstars announce show in Nanaimo

          The Queen’s announced last week that the R&B Allstars are booked for a show Sept. 22.

          Nanaimo’s youth artists create dazzling work

          Nanaimo Art Gallery holding Dazzle Camouflage 2017 pop-up show Wednesday to Friday

          Orchestra plays outdoor concert

          The Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra gives free performance Wednesday (Aug. 30) at Maffeo Sutton Park

          VIDEO: High Times brings rapper Lil Kim to Laketown Ranch.

          They call her the Queen of Hip Hop, but whatever you call her, you need to be there Saturday night.

          Saxophonists play at Gabriola

          The Quasar Saxophone Quartet from Montreal plays the Hive on Saturday (Aug. 26) at 7:30 p.m.

          Comedy show will benefit child development centre

          Jason Hewlett performs on Thursday (Aug. 24) at the Port Theatre

          Blind artist creates accessible work

          VIU student Richard Harlow is creating tactile art

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          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