NOLA Nighthawks

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Street, Crofton, BC, Canada

Band leader Andrew Homczy and the NOLA Nighthawks present a special concert entitled: A Musical Time Machine: 1858 - 2024. Experience the distinctive sound of a large ensemble featuring music from three centuries of New Orleans style jazz. Composer, scholar, author, educator and director, Andrew Homczy is well known internationally through his publications, concerts, recordings, […]

$25

Best Laid Plans

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Street, Crofton, BC, Canada

Prepare to get your funk on! BLP is the latest project by trombonist extraordinaire, Nick Lariviere. Nick is a first-call musician based out of Victoria who frequently travels Canada, the US and Europe lending his skilled playing to a wide variety of bands. Three powerhouse musicians in their own right fill out the group: Attila […]

$20

Maria Manna

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Street, Crofton, BC, Canada

Newfie Kitchen Party

Royal Canadian Legion Hall, Chemainus 9775 Chemainus Road, Chemainus, BC, Canada

Music by Tom Morrissey.   Tickets available: here

$20

Decadence

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Street, Crofton, BC, Canada

In the spirit of “go big or go home”, we proudly present for the first time 10 pieces of sizzling brass-driven jazz, blues and funk. Featuring many talented Nanaimo musicians who have graced our stage in a variety of bands, this group is guaranteed to please. Shows incorporate a crazy mix of swinging jazz, Tower […]

$25

Marty Steele

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Street, Crofton, BC, Canada

Band leader Marty Steele is excited to return to Sunday Jazz after a long absence. $20 at the door

$20

Arrowsmith Big Band

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Street, Crofton, BC, Canada

We love this group! Experience a big band with all its power and variety expertly played by so many wonderful island musicians. In the spirit of Tommy Dorsey, Duke Ellington and Count Basie, this group will take you back to the swinging time when big bands were the pop stars of their era. $20 at […]

$20

KingmiXers

Waterwheel Park Bandshell 3828 Croft Street, Chemainus, BC, Canada

A great lineup of seasoned players, The KingmiXers play the blues with humour, energy, and a wide range of styles. Every show delivers Preston's fiery harmonica, keys and soulful vocals, supported by Anita Bonkowski and Rick Erickson’s deep rhythmic grooves on bass and drums. It's all capped off by the vocals and tasty guitar playing […]

The Shineolas

Waterwheel Park Bandshell 3828 Croft Street, Chemainus, BC, Canada

The Shineolas are a dynamic group of award winning veteran performers, multi instrumentalists and seasoned vocalists Featuring: Bruce Gerrish, John Ellis, Marty Steele and James McRae. The group combines a dazzling array of captivating musical styles delivered with a funky, rollicking flair that includes great melodies and killer harmonies. Expect lots of catchy original songs […]

Naden Band

Waterwheel Park Bandshell 3828 Croft Street, Chemainus, BC, Canada

The Naden Band of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), in operation since 1940, is comprised of thirty five professional full-time musicians whose primary role within the Royal Canadian Navy is to support Naval Operations, ceremonial events, and public outreach initiatives. Currently under the direction of Lieutenant (Navy) Ben Van Slyke, the Band performs in a […]


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