VBS Blues Calendar –    June 16, 2019  

Due to vacation next  newsletter update will be July 1, 2019.

Registration for this fall’s Okanagan Blues Camp is now open. www.okanaganblues.com

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VBS Up Coming Shows

VBS will be taking a break for the summer.  Our plans for the fall is as follows.

Sat Oct 5 Blues Extravaganza  & Silent Auction – TBA

Sat Nov 16 – Rick Estrin 

Sat Dec 7 – VBS Christmas Party – TBA


ONGOING

Sunday Blues Service Jam – @ V-Lounge in the Red Lion. 3:00-7:30 pm  

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Sunday Blues Jam – Queens Hotel, Nanaimo 4-8 pm. Host bands.

2019

Sun – June 16

Soul Shakers – YYJ Car Free Day – Douglas St. downtown

Thur – June 20

Lazy Mike & Mark Comerford – Ross Bay

Fri – June 21

Dave Harris & Friends NYC – Cup of Joe – 5-7

Sat – June 22

MULE KICK ELECTRIC BLUES – The Loft 8-11 pm

Mon June 24/25/26

Blue Moon Marquee – Jazz Fest – Hotel Grand Pacific –  9PM

Fri June 28

Soul Shakers – Willow’s Beach Summer Concert Series – 6:30 pm

Dave Harris & Friends NYC – Cup of Joe – 5-7

Sat – June 29

Deb Rhymer Band – Osborne Bay Pub, Croft

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Summer & Doug Blondeau’s Third Degree – The Loft

Fri – July 5

Hip Shake – Cup of Joe –  5-7

Sat – July 6

Deb Rhymer Band – Chemainus Blues Festival 7 pm

Tues – July 9

Soul Shakers – Esquimalt Memorial Park Music in the Park –  6 pm

Fri July 12 – Sun July 14

Vancouver Island MusicFest – Comox BC

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Fri – July 12

Soul Shakers – Esquimalt Lagoon Beach Fridays – 5 pm

Hip Shake – Cup of Joe –  5-7

Sat – July 13

Rhymer and Wells – Boondocks 6-9 pm

Sun – July 14

Soul Shakers – Ladysmith Transfer Beach Summer Concert Series – 6 pm

Fri – July 19

Hip Shake – Cup of Joe –  5-7

Sat – July 20

Rhymer and Wells – Cameron Band Shell Beacon Hill Park 130 pm

R&B Kingpins – Butchart Gardens

Fri – July 26

Hip Shake – Cup of Joe –  5-7

Fri – Aug 9

Deb Rhymer – Cameron Band Shell Beacon Hill Park 130 pm

Soul Shakers – Esquimalt Lagoon – Beach Food Fridays 5 – 7

Sat – Aug 10

Soul Shakers – Victoria Dragon Boat Festival  Ship Point  4 – 6

Soul Shakers – Bart’s 9 pm

Sat  – Aug 17

Rhymer and Wells – Boondocks 6-9 pm

South Island Rhythm Kings – The Loft

Thur Aug 22 – Sun Aug 26

Summertime Blues Fest – Nanaimo

Sat Aug 24

Soul Shakers – Cameron Bandshell – Beacon Hill Park – 1:30 – 3:30

Sat Aug 31 – Sept 2

Victoria Blues Bash – Ship Point

Fri Sept 6 – 8

Esquimalt Rib Fest  – Bullen Park

Fri – Oct 18

Downchild Blues Band 50th Anniversary Tour – McPherson

Fri – Nov 1

R&B Kingpins – Oak Bay Rec

LAST CALL

 

LINKS

VANCOUVER BLUES AROUND TOWN

NANAIMO BLUES SOCIETY & FESTIVAL

WHITE ROCK BLUES SOCIETY

FRASER VALLEY BLUES SOCIETY

BLUES FESTIVAL GUIDE 

BLUES BLAST MAGAZINE

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