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VIDEO: Irish uilleann pipe player Martin Nolan performs with trio at Simonholt

Musician presents Celtic songs in honour of St. Patrick's Day at Simonholt in Nanaimo March 16.

Nanaimo Christian School Students create opera The Road to Freedom

Nanaimo Christian School opera, which shows Wednesday and Thursday (March 8-9), raises awareness about slavery.

Pink Floyd tribute concert raising money for Nanaimo District Secondary School’s music program

Tribute concert created by a group of musicians who want to help young musicians access music programs.

Colin James pays tribute to his idols on latest album

Colin James performs two shows in Nanaimo as part of his Blue Highways tour.

Wee Tipple Party in Nanaimo offers fine whisky

Annual Wee Tipple Party held in Nanaimo offers tastings of scotch and whisky from around the world.

Bill Helin exhibits fashion painting during women’s show

West Coast Women's Show runs Saturday to Sunday (March 4-5) at Nanaimo's Beban Park.

Nice Horse opens for Tom Cochrane in Nanaimo

Four piece band, Nice Horse, hits the road with Cochrane during his Mad Mad World Tour.

Nanaimo Art Gallery’s Prologues exhibit examines harbour

Prologues on display at the Nanaimo Art Gallery until March 25.

Alternative pop artist Cassandra Maze releases latest single

Cassandra Maze performs in Nanaimo at the Queen's March 3.

Kiran Ahluwalia’s music speaks a universal language

Juno Award winning Kiran Ahluwalia performs at Nanaimo's Port Theatre March 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Nanaimo musicians honour jazz’s first recording with anniversary concert

Nanaimo International Jazz Festival Association hosts anniversary concert celebrating jazz's first recording.

Vancouver Island Symphony hosts music education concert

VI Symphony music education concert welcomes hundreds of kids to Nanaimo's Port Theatre.

Nanaimo’s Maple Sugar Festival du Sucre D’Érable runs Feb. 24-26

Nanaimo's Maple Sugar Festival features numerous entertainers including Mélisande and Vesta Fire.

Tap dancers weave comedic story about love

Love.Be.Best Free, presented by Crimson Coast Dance Society, shows in Nanaimo Sunday (Feb. 19)

Pianist Sarah Hagen performs solo show at the Port Theatre

Sarah Hagen performs Rachmaninoff's complete Opus 32 at Nanaimo's Port Theatre Feb. 21.

Nanaimo Lunar New Year celebrates community connections

Nanaimo event features a buffet dinner and more than 20 entertainers.

Nanaimo filmmaker seeking project ideas

Zachary Tannar launching the Apollo Project to gather ideas that can change the community and create a short film.

Trio of artists exhibiting artwork at Nanaimo’s Art 10 Gallery

Exhibit runs at Nanaimo's Art 10 Gallery until the end of February.

Vancouver Island Short Film Festival screens flicks

Vancouver Island Short Film Festival held in Nanaimo at Malaspina Theatre Feb. 10-11.

Nanaimo comedians raising money for overdose prevention programs

Nanaimo comedy shows support AVI Health to provide food gift cards for clients.