by Dave Team
on Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 12:49pm.
As we begin to enjoy more sunlight and longer days, our motivation increases to get out for activities with friends and family. Lucky for us, the Alberni Valley is full of fun things to do!
From concerts to fundraisers, we’ve put together a list of must-attend events and activities to put on your March calendar.
Own the Stage - Amateur Musicians Perform Country/Bluegrass/Folk
Come out and meet local amateur musicians practicing the art of performance in a fun, kid-friendly, informal setting. Newcomers can bring a song or two to share with the group. 10 minute max per performer.
When: Thursday, March 1 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where: Char's Landing
Cost: Admission by donation
Beer and Burger Fundraiser for Rollin Arts Centre
Enjoy a burger and beer while celebrating 50 years of arts in the Alberni Valley!
When: Friday, March 2 - 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Blue Marlin
Single Malt Whiskey Tasting with Darran Chaisson
Come join Darran Chaisson as he takes us on a journey through the Scottish country. A four distillery stop showcasing the best of the main Scotch regions - Highlands, Lowlands, Speyside and Islay.
When: Friday, March 9 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Char’s Landing
Spring Home Show
Meet local experts and save thousands on home improvements through show specials during this full weekend event.
When: Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11 - 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Where: Glenwood Sports Centre
Come celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Beaver Creek Community Hall, featuring the local band, Hairy Kerri. This is a 19+ event and proceeds support the upkeep and improvement of the Beaver Creek Community Hall and park.
When: Saturday, March 17 - 7:00 pm to Sunday, March 18 - 1:30am
Where: Beaver Creek Hall Cost: $20 (includes dinner)
Rock the Landing - Amateur Musicians Perform Pop & Rock
Come watch talented local musicians perform pop and rock tunes, or sign up to perform yourself. Each solo artist, duet or trio can play acoustic or electric mini-sets of up to 15 minutes.
When: Thursday, March 15 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Where: Char's Landing
Colin James in Concert
Get your tickets early for this incredible show from the Colin James Blues Trio!
When: Sunday, March 18 - 7:30 am to 10:00 am
Where: ADSS Auditorium
For more events and activities in the Alberni Valley, visit the community calendar website here.