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Young Chilliwack pianist headlines CSO spring concert

Young Chilliwack pianist headlines CSO spring concert

The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra will be bringing a mix of classical music, plus hit movie songs and dancers to the stage

Young Chilliwack pianist headlines CSO spring concert
Chilliwack Players Guild presents romcom/spy thriller, The Romeo Initiative

Chilliwack Players Guild presents romcom/spy thriller, The Romeo Initiative

The Romeo Initiative is a journey into the heart that leaves audiences gasping

  • May 16, 2017
Chilliwack Players Guild presents romcom/spy thriller, The Romeo Initiative
Folk blues musician Kellen Saip at Wilde Oscar’s in Chilliwack May 17

Folk blues musician Kellen Saip at Wilde Oscar’s in Chilliwack May 17

Saip’s music gently fuses folk and blues with subtle undertones of faith and soul

  • May 16, 2017
Folk blues musician Kellen Saip at Wilde Oscar’s in Chilliwack May 17
Get outdoors with Raku in the Valley in Chilliwack on May 27

Get outdoors with Raku in the Valley in Chilliwack on May 27

The third annual signature pottery glazing and firing event takes place May 27 at Thompson Regional Park

  • May 15, 2017
Get outdoors with Raku in the Valley in Chilliwack on May 27
CSOPA brings spring fest to Chilliwack Cultural Centre

CSOPA brings spring fest to Chilliwack Cultural Centre

Annual theatre festival features seven shows over five days, showcasing the young talent that comes from CSOPA

  • May 12, 2017
CSOPA brings spring fest to Chilliwack Cultural Centre
Three shows this month for Fraser Valley Comedy in Chilliwack

Three shows this month for Fraser Valley Comedy in Chilliwack

Fraser Valley Comedy will be hosting three evenings of laughs for the month of May

  • May 11, 2017
Three shows this month for Fraser Valley Comedy in Chilliwack
High schools collaborate to bring ART33 to Chilliwack Cultural Centre

High schools collaborate to bring ART33 to Chilliwack Cultural Centre

ART33 returns for a month, showcasing work by talented young artists from all three of Chilliwack’s high schools

High schools collaborate to bring ART33 to Chilliwack Cultural Centre
The Imago Spring 2017 Fashion Show is Thursday, May 11 at The Arthouse on Mill Street. (Jenna Hauck/ Progress file)

Imago fashion show returns for second walk down runway in Chilliwack

Four Chilliwack business are bringing the Imago Spring 2017 Fashion Show to the downtown area on May 11

  • May 9, 2017
The Imago Spring 2017 Fashion Show is Thursday, May 11 at The Arthouse on Mill Street. (Jenna Hauck/ Progress file)
Martin Harley from the UK performs May 13 at Bozzini’s. (Submitted photo)

Double bill of blues wraps up Bozzini’s season in Chilliwack

Danny Brooks with Lil Miss Debi, and Martin Harley is May 13 at Bozzini’s Upstairs Lounge in Chilliwack

  • May 8, 2017
Martin Harley from the UK performs May 13 at Bozzini’s. (Submitted photo)
The Eisenhauers bring new tunes to Acoustic Emporium in Chilliwack

The Eisenhauers bring new tunes to Acoustic Emporium in Chilliwack

Sheree Plett and Jeremy Eisenhauer are bringing their CD-launch tour to Chilliwack

  • May 6, 2017
The Eisenhauers bring new tunes to Acoustic Emporium in Chilliwack
Science World in Vancouver. (Wikipedia photo)

Admission at Science World is free this Sunday, to mark Emergency Preparedness Week

Facility at False Creek will be open that day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Science World in Vancouver. (Wikipedia photo)
Members of the GW Graham music department jazz band open for the school’s 10th anniversary gala Saturday night. (Greg Laychak photo)

VIDEO: Students, alumni and guest performers celebrate 10 years of GW Graham theatre

Singers, actors and dancers were among acts paying tribute to a decade of performing arts at GWG

  • May 4, 2017
Members of the GW Graham music department jazz band open for the school’s 10th anniversary gala Saturday night. (Greg Laychak photo)
Chilliwack’s Art of Wine Festival once again will fill the Chilliwack Cultural Centre with fun, flavour, and fantastic wines. (Submitted photo)

Find your new favourite vintage at Chilliwack’s Art of Wine Festival

Chilliwack’s Art of Wine Festival is back for its fourth installment with more wine and cheer than ever

  • May 4, 2017
Chilliwack’s Art of Wine Festival once again will fill the Chilliwack Cultural Centre with fun, flavour, and fantastic wines. (Submitted photo)
Vedder theatre group kicks off Rickrack in the Wack festival in Chilliwack

Vedder theatre group kicks off Rickrack in the Wack festival in Chilliwack

Kids’ production, Happily Never After, will be shown four times at the inaugural Rickrack theatre festival

Vedder theatre group kicks off Rickrack in the Wack festival in Chilliwack
Project X Theatre’s Andrew Cooper, Randi Edmundson, and Melissa Thomas bring Robert Munsch stories to life with Munsch Upon A Time. (Submitted photo)

Munsch Upon A Time show in Chilliwack for both kids and kids at heart

Munsch Upon A Time is coming to the Chilliwack Cultural Centre on May 7

  • May 1, 2017
Project X Theatre’s Andrew Cooper, Randi Edmundson, and Melissa Thomas bring Robert Munsch stories to life with Munsch Upon A Time. (Submitted photo)
The winner of the Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra’s ‘guest conductor’ contest will work with CMO conductor Gregory Johnson in the weeks leading up to their May 28 concert. (Jenna Hauck/ Progress file)

Be a guest conductor with the Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra

The Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra is looking for a guest conductor to lead the group through O Canada

The winner of the Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra’s ‘guest conductor’ contest will work with CMO conductor Gregory Johnson in the weeks leading up to their May 28 concert. (Jenna Hauck/ Progress file)
Tim Howe and Katrina Barson are appearing in Secondary Characters’ musical production Last Five Years during the Rickrack in the Wack Festival May 3-7. (Submitted photo)

Rickrack festival announces a theatrical cornucopia in Chilliwack May 3-7

Rickrack in the Wack features 12 theatre performances spread over five days from May 3 to 7 in two theatres

Tim Howe and Katrina Barson are appearing in Secondary Characters’ musical production Last Five Years during the Rickrack in the Wack Festival May 3-7. (Submitted photo)
Unity Christian presents Anne of Green Gables April 28 and 29. (Submitted photo)

Unity Christian brings Anne of Green Gables to life in Chilliwack

In celebration of Canada’s 150th, Unity Christian will be bringing Anne of Green Gables to the stage

  • Apr 27, 2017
Unity Christian presents Anne of Green Gables April 28 and 29. (Submitted photo)
Graham and Aaron Ord perform at the Acoustic Emporium on Friday, April 28. (Submitted photo)

Father-son duo play Acoustic Emporium April 28 in Chilliwack

Graham and Aaron Ord are an amazing collaboration of blues, folk, and harp unlike anything you have heard before

  • Apr 27, 2017
Graham and Aaron Ord perform at the Acoustic Emporium on Friday, April 28. (Submitted photo)
Keith Bennett, David Sinclair bring deep experience to Harrison stage

Keith Bennett, David Sinclair bring deep experience to Harrison stage

Duo has extensive and impressive musical resume and crosses between blues, jazz, and folk

  • Apr 27, 2017
Keith Bennett, David Sinclair bring deep experience to Harrison stage