Sunday, 20 Jan 2019: Ross’ 75 bday party

Look 29 aka the cottage bistro at 28th and Main
Let’s celebrate our spiritual leaders 75 birthday. Set time tuba, but between 7-11pm

Event start: 7:00pm. Performance start: 10:00pm.

Sunday, 10 Feb 2019: Chinese New Year Parade - Year of the Boar

usually we gather at Pender and Abbott, we will have our parade number closer to the date
Always a wonderful parade through the streets of China Town.

Event start: 12:00pm. Performance start: 12:00pm.

Tentative: Monday, 18 Feb 2019: Family Day at Trout Lake

Trout Lake Community Centre
We have been asked to parade orotund the community centre to kick off the days festivities.

Event start: 11:00am. Performance start: 11:00am.

Saturday, 23 Feb 2019: Tall Grass

Terminal City Club
big staff party for a fancy juice company at the Terminal City Club. First set at 8:45, second set at 11-11:20pm

Event start: 8:45pm. Performance start: 8:45pm.

Sunday, 28 Apr 2019: the Nelken Line on Granville island

Granville island
Summer time parade piece based on a Pina Bahsch's "the Nelken Line" on Granville Island. We would play West End Blues by Louis Armstrong. This is a closed call ish gig, they don’t want more then ten players, but folks can switch out during the day.  

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.

Monday, 29 Apr 2019: The Nelken Line

Shadbolt Centre
  • Summer time parade piece based on a Pina Bahsch's "the Nelken Line" on Granville Island and at the Shadbolt Centre.  We would play West End Blues by Louis Armstrong. This is a closed call ish gig, they don’t want more then ten players, but folks can switch out during the day.
this date might change, either on April 27th or 29th.  

Event start: 12:00pm. Performance start: 12:00am.

Tentative: Saturday, 04 May 2019: Fingerling Festival

Port Moody
last time we did this gig we played around 11am. Super fun and busy festival, and you get to release actual fish!!!! More details to come.

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.

Sunday, 05 May 2019: BMO Marathon

same location at Pacific Blvd and BC Place Gate D Entrance and the new number designated to the station is E-H1.
Bright and early, always best to bike to this gig if possible.  I'll be on tour up North, so I'm looking for a point person/gig coordinator for the event.

Event start: 7:00am. Performance start: 7:00am.

Saturday, 25 May 2019: Hyack Festival

New Westminister
Message from the Director: We would like to invite your Band to perform in the 48th Hyack International Parade on May 25th 2019 in New Westminster. For over 48 years the Hyack Festival Association has been enriching the community of New Westminster and beyond through world-class festivals. The greatest impact that our events have is building the "Spirit of Community" and providing free entertainment and participatory engagement that is truly inclusive, intergenerational, diverse and multicultural. The Hyack International Parade is one of the largest and most loved Parades in BC and was voted Best Annual Festival by the Record's readership. We would be delighted to have your band be part of this wonderful event. Please contact me at your convenience or sign your band up via eventbrite at https://hyackparade.eventbrite.ca New Westminster Hyack Festival Association

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.

Tentative: Saturday, 27 Jul 2019: Honk! Ontario

Toronto
Message from the Board: Happy 2019 HONK! Adventurers… You are cordially invited to attend the newest addition to the HONK! Festival Circuit: HONK! Ontario July 26-28, 2019 Toronto, Canada Please RSVP to let our organizing committee know if you are interested in attending and we will follow up with you! Come HONK! ON with us this summer!!! Details to follow!

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.

Tentative: Saturday, 10 Aug 2019: Burrard Inlet Fish Festival

Port Moody
another wonderful daytime event in Port Moody by J Peachy.

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.

Saturday, 10 Aug 2019: Peach Fest

Penticton Downtown
Directors message: We can provide dormitory styled accommodations and help with your travel expenses. We have several bands and floats from the all over the Pacific Northwest. Our five day free family festival starts on Wednesday August 7 and runs until Sunday August 12. Come early and make it a summer holiday for your members.

Event start: 10:00am. Performance start: 10:00am.

Saturday, 24 Aug 2019: Peach Wedding 2019

Merridale Cidery
My friends Dan and Grace are getting married on August 24th, 2019, and have requested that the Carnival Band play at their reception! They saw us at Craft Beer Week 2018 and absolutely fell in love with the band. The wedding is taking place at Merridale Cidery on Vancouver Island (https://www.merridale.ca/). Dan and Grace are willing to cover ALL transportation costs for the band, and feed us at the wedding. They are planning to have a shuttle bus from the Swartz Bay ferry to transport Carnies travelling on foot.

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.

Saturday, 07 Dec 2019: Langley Christmas Parade

Langley
Details to follow!

Event start: 12:00am. Performance start: 12:00am.