Axis Theatre brings “Frog Belly Rat Bone” to VDPAC

Axis Theatre brings “Frog Belly Rat Bone” to VDPAC

The Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre presents Axis Theatre’s Frog Belly Rat Bone as part of its SPOTLIGHT 2023-24 Kids Series production. The March 2 matinée show incorporates beautifully handcrafted puppets and an original pop/rock musical score, Adapted...
A Taste of Downtown Vernon Food Festival

A Taste of Downtown Vernon Food Festival

The Downtown Vernon Association (DVA) is excited to bring back A Taste of Downtown Vernon at the Vernon Elks Hall on March 16. This free-to-enter, family-friendly food festival is the best way to discover Vernon’s global cuisines from a mix of unique...
Monday Night at the Arts: American Fiction

Monday Night at the Arts: American Fiction

Presented by the Okanagan Screen Arts Society at the Vernon Towne Theatre, the Monday Night at the Arts screening of American Fiction takes place on Feb. 26. Starring Oscar-nominated actor Jeffrey Wright, Cord Jefferson’s hilarious directorial debut confronts...
VDPAC presents Wonderheads’ The Wilds

VDPAC presents Wonderheads’ The Wilds

The Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre presents the grand finale of its 2023-24 SPOTLIGHT Season’s Theatre Series with Wonderheads’ The Wilds. Described as a “Pixar-meets-Miyazaki-meets-Jim Henson, The Wilds is a fantastical love story set to take...
Monday Night at the Arts: Fallen Leaves film screening

Monday Night at the Arts: Fallen Leaves film screening

Screening of the film Fallen Leaves by award-winning filmmaker Aki Kaurismäki (Le Havre, The Other Side of Hope) is being presented by Okanagan Screen Arts Society’s Monday Night at the Arts at the Vernon Towne Theatre on Feb. 19. Fallen Leaves is a timeless,...
Blizzard by Flip Fabrique

Blizzard by Flip Fabrique

Cirque troupe FLIP Fabrique pays homage to Québec winters in an acrobatic, poetic and humorous way with its show Blizzard, taking the stage at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre on Feb. 24. Created in Québec City in the middle of winter in 2019, Blizzard...
Creatrix Rising Art Exhibition

Creatrix Rising Art Exhibition

Archway Society for Domestic Peace hosts the Creatrix Rising art exhibition resulting from a series of art workshops for women survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Participants have expressed themselves through various art forms – clay, acrylic, poetry,...
RJ Leblanc’s Heyday with Erika Angell

RJ Leblanc’s Heyday with Erika Angell

Montreal-based bassist Rémi-Jean LeBlanc’s latest project, HEYDAY, is a group consisting of 5 of Montreal’s most versatile and prolific musicians; Erika Angell on voice, Jérôme Beaulieu on keyboards, Kevin Warren on drums and Nicolas Ferron on guitar, and RJ LeBlanc...
The Justin Glibbery Quintet

The Justin Glibbery Quintet

Glibbery, a professional pianist, composer, and music educator, has been a part of the Okanagan Valley music scene for 25 years. His sound encompasses many influences: Lyle Mayes (Pat Metheny Group), Oscar Peterson, Bruce Hornsby, Keith Jarrett, Duke Ellington, and...