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UFC 230 - Cormier vs Lewis - Sat Nov 3

Head on down the Avalanche Bar & Grill to catch UFC 230 Live on PPV. The headliner will see double champ Daniel Cormier defend his UFC heavyweight title against Derrick Lewis. The co-main is a battle of top middleweight fighters, with Chris Weidman meeting Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza.


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Ugly Sweater Party - Friday Dec 21

It’s officially the countdown to Christmas and we’re kicking off the weekend in style! Or lack thereof… Come and sport your favorite ugly holiday sweater and dance the night away with The Herdsmen! These Guys rock the dance floor each time they hit the stage.
Music @ 10

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Old Arbutus Saturday Afternoon Jam - Saturday Jan 27

Our monthly afternoon jam is back! Kicks off at 3ish.

Nice Horse - Saturday Feb 2, 2019

Nice Horse is what happens when four bold, brilliant, and badass women get together to raise a little hell- and play a little music at the same time. This Alberta-based band, made up of Brandi Sidoryk (bass/vocals), Katie Rox (guitar/banjo/vocals), Tara McLeod (electric guitar), and Krista Wodel…

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Comedy Night with Maddy Kelly & Aaron Read - Saturday April 13

Get off the couch and down to the Avalanche for Comedy Night and laugh at a real person, not the TV!
Make sure you show up early for good seat, food and a cold one!

Featuring co-headliners: Maddy Kelly & Aaron Read (Vancouver, BC)
Plus special guests!

Saturday April 13th
Laughter starts…

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Star Wars Trivia Night - Sat Dec 22

Got Pop? Concerts, 98.9 The Goat & The Avalanche Bar presents:

Themed Trivia Night:
STAR WARS Edition!

Star Wars Trivia is coming to Courtenay! 
Come with a team of up to 6 people or even try it solo. We will have three rounds of trivia from the original trilogy! Questions will range fr…

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old Arbutus Saturday Afternoon Jam - Saturday Dec 23 & 30

We are getting into the Holiday spirit with two monthly jams. Head down to the Avalanche Bar & Grill on Dec 23 & 30 for cold drink good food and the Valleys best monthly jam! 

Starts @ 3ish

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Neon Steve & Friends X-mas Edition - Dec 23

Neon Steve is bringing his highly succcesful night on the road and Courtenay is the first stop! 

Dj Generic and Saskatoon Tod are the friends on board for the night, As well as Wax Candy with a custom stage and visuals. 


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NYE 2017 with Boondock - Sunday Dec 31


This New Year's Eve don your finest attire and enjoy an evening of sparkling spectacles with the high-energy country/rock band Boondock, in between sets we will have DJ Twizted playing all the best dance tunes to keep the dance floor grooving. Leave your cares of the last year behind as …

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Comedy Night with Patrick Maliha and Friends - Sat Jan 19

The first Comedy Night for 2019 is going to be so hilarious!
Get off the couch and down to the Avalanche for Comedy Night and laugh at a real person, not the TV!
Make sure you show up early for good seat, food and a cold one!

Featuring headliner: Patrick Maliha
Plus special guests: Fangzho…

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Old Arbutus Afternoon Jam - Sat Dec 22 & Sat 29

The month of December is always an exciting time at the Avalanche Bar & Grill with all that we have going on. This month we will be hosting two Afternoon Jams to keep all the festive season happy and fun for all

Dec 22. From 3 -7 Ugly Christmas Sweater Theme

Dec 29. From 1 - 5



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Comedy Night with Jane Stanton - Saturday Nov 10

Get off the couch and down to the Avalanche for Comedy Night and laugh at a real person, not the TV!
Make sure you show up early for good seat, food and a cold one!

Featuring headliner: Jane Stanton
Plus special guests!

Saturday November 10th
Laughter starts @ 8
Cover $10


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Ladies Night with the Canadian Playboyz - Summa Lovin - Thursday Aug 16th

The Playboyz are Canada’s premier and most popular dance revue

We are the only cross country touring Revue . We perform in every province and look forward to having you at one of our events .

We bring a Positive and Fun Attitude. A fast paced show, Energetic, Exciting and Satisfaction Gu…

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DJ Gutta - Every Friday & Saturday Night - Music from 10

We are pleased to announce our new house DJ Gutta. Gutta will be hitting the stage every Friday & Saturday at the Avalanche Bar & Grill starting September 7th.




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Old Arbutus Afternoon Jam - Sat Nov 24

Head on down to the Avalanche and grab a good seat for the best afternoon jam in the Valley. 

Saturday Nov 24

Starts @ 3

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Wax Candy Presents - Flavours - Saturday Feb 16


with supporting acts Skian and Martian

19+ / General Admission
Doors/Show: 10:00pm

Pre-sale tickets available at The Avalanche $10

Any remaining tickets will be $15 at the door

Wax candy stage and visuals in full eff…

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UFC 232 - Jones vs Gustafsson 2 - Sat Dec 29

Live on the Bigs sceens Saturday Dec 29 we will be show casing two massive title bouts.  One of those championship matchups just so happens to feature the return of the man whom many consider the greatest MMA fighter to ever step inside a cage. 

Jon "Bones" Jones will make his return from …

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UFC 231 - Holloway vs Ortega - Sat Dec 8

Live on PPV at the Avalanche Bar & Grill is UFC 231 with the main event featuring  featherweight champ Max Holloway defending his title against Brian Ortega. The card also features a vacant women’s flyweight title fight between Valentina Shevchenko and former strawweight champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk…

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Jenn Grant - Friday Feb 9th

Got Pop? & 98.9 The Goat FM presents:

3 x Juno Award Nominee
with special guest: Mick Flannery

*This will be a theater style show with seating to the stage to enjoy the show.

at The Avalanche Bar and Grill
275 8th St., Courtenay BC 
Friday February 9th 2018
*Early Show*…

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Jeff Martin - Friday Oct 26

Got Pop? presents:

JEFF MARTIN of The Tea Party
with special guests

Friday October 26th '18
at The Avalanche Bar
275 8th St, Courtenay BC
*Early Show* Doors: 7pm, Show 8pm.
19+ show, Please bring two pieces of I.D.
Tickets are $30 + s/c in advance, $35 at the door.


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