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Little Bird, Marguerite and the Moon Rovers plus the Jim Lambert Band - Sat Nov 28th

Marguerite & The Moon Rovers, Little Bird, & Jim Lambert Band will be throwing together a night of groovy music and entertainment for y'all. November 28 at the Avalanche Bar and Grill - Courtenay BC. Stoked to play through the new sound system, stoked for you all to hear us again, we'll see you the…

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Halloween Rock Start Party - Sat Oct 31

Halloween Party

What could be more fun then putting on your Halloween costume and hitting the Avalanche for a chance to win some awesome prizes for best dressed and also rock the dance floor with Vancouver Islands best Rock Tribute Band "Turn it to 11"? (besides sex, drugs, and rock n' roll t…

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Daniel Wesley & Band - Sat Aug 22

Daniel Wesley & Band

Got Pop? & 98.9 The Goat FM present:

DANIEL WESLEY (full band show!)
with special guests
Saturday August 22nd
at The Avalanche Bar
275 8th St., Courtenay BC
Doors: 9pm

Tickets are $25 plus s/c in advance and on sale starting Tuesday April 21st at Bop City Recor…

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Funk'd Up Friday with DJ Lady K - Friday July 17th

Funk'd Up Friday with DJ Lady K

This is going to be a night you do not want to miss!! LADY K will be taking the stage for an exciting night of music and dance! Currently LADY K is the worlds first and only POLE DANCING DJ and will be accompanied by the amazing Natalee Rhodes to mesmerize you …

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Fort Knox Five - Friday April 15

Fort Knox Five 

The legacy continues!!! 

FORT KNOX FIVE has spent the past decade as a leading force in the international funk and breaks scene. Having released an arsenal of floor-rocking original music and remixes, it’s clear that FORT KNOX FIVE has the midas touch for producing heavy-hitt…

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New Years Eve with Pigeon Hole & Dirty Animal

Ringing in the new year like we do.
Dirty as hell. We have a great band to start off the night "Dirty Animal" and they will warm up the dance floor before DJ's Pigeon Hole & Mt. Elijah get the dance floor hoppin. This going to be one great NYE at the Av and we will also have plenty of surprises…

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Old Arbutus Saturday Afternoon Jam - Jan 16

Sat Jan 16

Starts @ 3ish


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Friday Night Fever - Friday Jan 27

Come to the Avalanche for a Dance Party with Time Well Wasted, Comox Valley’s very own 12-piece, horn driven dance and party band, featuring the best funk, R&B, soul and rock music hits!

Special guests include Helen Austin, Brodie Dawson

Doors @ 7 

Cover $10

Music @ 8

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A Burt Reynolds New Years Eve Party with Machine Gun Kelly

New Year Eve with Machine Gun Kelly

Come celebrate the New Year with the Valleys best rock tribute band "Machine Gun Kelly". MGK has been rocking the dance floor at your favourite pubs and clubs all over Vancouver Island and this New Years Party will be no different other than the fun factor will…

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Evil Ebenezer - Friday June 30

Doors @ 10

Funk'd Up Friday's with DJ FaReal - Friday June 19th

This first edition of Funk'd UP Friday will be featuring DJ FAREAL from Whistler BC who has been rocking night clubs, house parties and dance floors for many years.

Starts @ 10

Cover is $10 (Includes 1 Free drink)

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Valentines Day Jam - Feb 14th

Valentines Day Jam - Sat Feb 14

Our monthly Old Arbutus Jam falls on Valentines day this month and is sure to be filled with love and great music as always.

Start 3ish

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Old Arbutus Afternoon Jam - Saturday March 28

Old Arbutus Afternoon Jam

This was the jam when "jams were jams". Good old rock & roll to get you off your seat and on the dance floor.

Starts 3ish


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Canada Day Eve Red & White Party - June 30

Start off your long weekend early at the Av with our Canada Day Eve Red & White Party Thursday June 30th. We have DJ Twizted taking requests and play all your favorite dance tunes. We will also have some cool prize giveaways!

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Bob Marley Tribute - Sat Feb 21

Bob Marley Tribute with The House of David Gang

House of David Gang is an uplifting Canadian reggae band that draws on the roots sounds of 1970s Kingston, Jamaica. They carry on the long history of top notch Toronto reggae, taking their name from an after-hours hang out on Queen Street West, …

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Anela & Experimenters - Sat May 30th


This is a performance not to be missed ! The Avalanche Bar & Grill is thrilled to announce a performance by the Valleys most exciting Jazz combo " Anela and The Experimenters ". Popular local musician Anela Kahiamoe takes to the stage at The Avalanche,…

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Get Dirty Once a Month Dance Party - Feb 27

Come ‪#‎getdirty‬ the LAST sat of every month at The Avalanche in Courtenay.

First installment FEB 27: Wax Candy 3rd anniversary. Feat BRYX

These boys are so humble they would never say this so here it is!!

Wax Candy don't just take the stage.They make the stage. In the 3 shor…

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The Boom Booms with Little Bird - Friday Sept 30

Come join us on Sept. 30th for a night with one of the Valley's favorite bands, The Boom Booms! After their recent sold-out show at Vancouver's Commodore Ballroom and sharing the stage with Sublime & Dirty Heads at Legends Valley Music Festival, they're bringing thier uber-danceable funk & soul to …

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Elevate the Arts Presents - Railtown Sound System - Friday June 2

Railtown Sounds System - June 2

The foundation of their sound is deeply rooted in reggae music; and ROOTS REGGAE is what they play…with heavy infusions of dub and touches of funk, rock and modern Jamaican influences.  They create an inclusive live show where audience interaction and eng…

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Ragin Russ McCumber Fundrasier

"Ragin" Russ Mccumber Fundraiser - Friday Dec 19

Our good friend Russ, has came across the opportunity of a lifetime for him to follow his dreams and take his MMA career to the next level.

He has recently hooked up with a gym in Thailand where he will be training in 2015. We want to raise some…

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