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The 2014 WinterBites Festival Is Now Over

But there's still lots to do in the Comox Valley! Let Dine Around the Comox Valley tempt your tastebuds!

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Past WinterBites Festival Concerts

Friday, January 31, 2014



Rockabilly Boogie! Dance

Best Western Plus The Westerly Hotel & Convention Centre, Courtenay BC
Line Up: Cousin Harley
Tickets: $25
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm
19 & over

As the rocking hillbilly persona of Paul Pigat, Cousin Harley delivers everything from hot-rod rockabilly to foot stomping vintage country and western swing. Don't forget your dancing shoes!

Watch Cousin Harley on YouTube 

SOLD OUT SHOW!
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Wednesday, January 29, 2014



Acoustic Blues Double Header

Crown Isle Resort & Golf Community, Courtenay BC
DOUBLE BILL
Line Up: Blind Boy Paxton and Suzie Vinnick
Tickets: $25
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm
19 & over

Experience true acoustic blues with the sensational Blind Boy Paxton and six-time winner of the Canadian Maple Blues awards, Suzie Vinnick.

Watch Blind Boy Paxton on YouTube
Watch Suzie Vinnick on YouTube

SOLD OUT SHOW!



Saturday, January 25, 2014

Ashley MacIsaac

Native Sons Hall, Courtenay BC
Line Up: Ashley MacIsaac
Tickets: $35 (All Ages)
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm

Join one of the most celebrated Canadian roots musicians of all time, Ashley MacIsaac, at the Native Sons Hall for a family-friendly evening of genre-bending, Cape-Breton style fiddle.

Watch Ashley MacIsaac in the 2010 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony on YouTube

SOLD OUT SHOW! 



Friday, January 24, 2014

Rockin' the Filberg

Filberg Centre, Courtenay BC
DOUBLE BILL
Line Up: The Grapes of Wrath and Odds featuring Shaun Verreault of Wide Mouth Mason
Tickets: $40
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm
19 & over

Rock the Filberg with Multi-Platinum selling Canadian pop-rock trio the Grapes of Wrath and Canadian power pop legends Odds featuring Shaun Verreault of Wide Mouth Mason.

Watch the Grapes of Wrath on YouTube
Watch Odds on YouTube


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Thursday, January 23, 2014

Country, Blues 'n' Soul Night

Best Western Plus The Westerly Hotel & Convention Centre, Courtenay BC
DOUBLE BILL
Line Up: Jim Byrnes and the Sojourners
Tickets: $30
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm
19 & over

Multi-nominated and Juno Award winner Jim Byrnes and Vancouver-based trio the Sojourners are bringing blues and soul to the Westerly Hotel.

Watch Jim Byrnes and the Sojourners on YouTube

SOLD OUT SHOW!

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Wednesday, January 22, 2014

An Intimate Evening

Crown Isle Resort & Golf Community, Courtenay BC
Line Up: Barney Bentall
Tickets: $25
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm
19 & over

Barney Bentall is influenced by many genres, including folk, blues, rock, pop, and even a bit of celtic. Join this Canadian singer songwriter for an intimate evening at Crown Isle.

Watch Barney Bentall on YouTube

SOLD OUT SHOW!

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Friday, January 17, 2014

West African Dance Night

Best Western Plus The Westerly Hotel & Convention Centre, Courtenay BC
Line Up: Alpha Ya Ya Diallo
Tickets: $25
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm

Dance to the melodic lines and compelling grooves of guitarist, singer, songwriter, and three-time Juno Award winner, Alpha Ya Ya Diallo at the Best Western during WinterBites.

Watch Alpha Ya Ya Diallo on YouTube

SOLD OUT SHOW!

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Thursday, January 16, 2014

Rockin' the Filberg

Filberg Centre, Courtenay BC
Line Up: Chilliwack
Tickets: $37
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm
19 & over

Chilliwack is coming to the Comox Valley for WinterBites! Check out these Canadian rock icons at the Filberg Centre! 

Watch Chilliwack on YouTube




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Saturday, January 18, 2014

Pianorama

Best Western Plus The Westerly Hotel & Convention Centre, Courtenay BC
Line Up: Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne and David Vest
Tickets: $30
Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm

Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne and David Vest come together for a battle of the blues pianos at the Westerly Hotel!

Watch Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne on YouTube
Watch David Vest on YouTube

SOLD OUT SHOW!

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Other Events

Saturday, January 11 - Saturday, March 8, 2014



The Big Foldy Painting of Death

Comox Valley Art Gallery, Courtenay BC

Vancouver BC based artist Ian Forbes (BFA, University of Alberta, MFA, University of Alberta) exhibits The Big Foldy Painting of Death, volume One (an ongoing work). This piece was created on a continuous roll of canvas approximately 127 feet long, and 6 feet in height (the viewer is engulfed inside one large artwork).



Saturday, January 11 - Saturday, March 8, 2014



Rhythm in Blue

Comox Valley Art Gallery, Courtenay BC

Rhythm in Blue features art works unified by the theme of “blue” in its varied meanings, and each contains the colour blue. Oil paintings, acrylic paintings, glass, textiles and sculpture are among the media appearing in this exhibit.



Thursday, January 16, 2014



Hitchhiking Across the Atlantic

Sid Williams Theatre, Courtenay BC
Tickets: $18

An award-winning film following an adventurer as he sails from Germany to the Caribbean, and the story of the animals and people he meets along the way.



Friday, January 17, 2014



The Wild Windwards

Sid Williams Theatre, Courtenay BC
Tickets: $18

From the Running Downwind film series. An adventurous duo sets out on their 40 foot sailing vessel to raise awareness of the environment through stories of people working to protect it.



Saturday, January 18, 2014



Wizard of Oz Sing-Along

Sid Williams Theatre, Courtenay BC
Tickets: $20

Join us for our 5th Annual Kiwanis Sing-Along fundraising event.....It will be a fun filled evening! Come dressed as your favorite munchkin or witch and sing along to these memorable songs.



Friday, January 24, 2014



Randy ELVIS Friskie

Sid Williams Theatre, Courtenay BC
Tickets: $39.50

THAT'S THE WAY IT IS TOUR - the REAL tribute to the King with special guest singing sensation Cassandra Friskie.



Saturday, January 25, 2014



Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders

Sid Williams Theatre, Courtenay BC
Tickets: $26

This world class illusionist never fails to leave the audience stunned. The Province newspaper calls his show "jaw-dropping"!



Monday, January 27, 2014



Lindsay May House in Concert

Two Eagles Lodge, Union Bay BC
Tickets: $20

Two Eagles Lodge is hosting another house concert, featuring BC singer-songwriter, Lindsay May, an acoustic guitar and mandolin wielding songstress from Shuswap.



Friday, January 31, 2014



World Community Film Festival

Sid Williams Theatre, Florence Filberg Centre, & Native Sons Hall, Courtenay BC
Tickets Start At: $10

The World Community Film Festival, in its 23rd year, is the longest-running social justice film festival held in BC. Every year hundreds of people participate in our festival.

 

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