Trail Arts Council



Ron Halliday at Jazz at the Griff - SOLD OUT

October 18
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Jazz, blues, popular and original tunes perfromed with ease by singer and multi-instrumentalist Ron Halliday and his tight band. Be taken to unexpected and delightful places as they astound you with their skill! Jazz Series Pass - All 6 shows only $96... more »

Sunday Cinema - Three Identical Strangers

October 21
Sun @ 4:30 - 6:10 pm

New York, 1980: three complete strangers accidentally discover that they are identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds' joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but it also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that... more »

Kootenay Fiddlers presents Calvin Vollrath

October 30
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Kootenay Fiddlers presents Canada's fiddling sensation, Cavin Vollrath, with special guests Jeremy Rusu and Rhea Labrie. An evening of old-time fiddling entertainment. Calvin Vollrath is a Canadian fiddler and composer and is one of the few... more »

Breakdown - A Tom Petty Tribute

November 8
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

The iconic American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer Tom Petty was most famous for his band “Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.” Formed in 1976, Petty and the band recorded a number of hit singles including  Free... more »

Sunday Cinema - The Miseducation of Cameron Post

November 18
Sun @ 4:45 - 6:35 pm

In 1993 Montana, when a teenage girl (Chloë Grace Moretz) is caught in the backseat of a car with the prom queen on prom night, her conservative guardians force her to go to a religious boarding school to undergo gay conversion therapy. Run by the... more »

Dean Brody: Dirt Road Stories

December 1
Sat @ 7:30 - 10:00 pm

Presented By Kootenay Concert Connection in association with EZ Rock  Dean Brody’s Dirt Road Stories- Acoustic Tour . Dean Brody is a major arena touring act in Canada, with 16 Canadian Country Music awards and two Juno awards under his... more »

Snowed in Comedy Tour

January 30 @ 8 - 10 pm

The Snowed In Comedy Tour is coming back to Trail! A Canadian success story, the show celebrates its eleventh year. Four international comedians come together to create one amazing show with each bringing a unique and hilarious take providing something... more »

Motus O Dance: Prisoners of Tehran presented by Performing Arts Trail

February 26
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

A unique collaboration between Marina Nemat and MOTUS O Dance Theatre.   A synthesis of  dance, theatre and story telling that deals with social justice on the theme of Oppression and Freedom.  The show is a multi-disciplinary... more »

Lizzy Hoyt: New Lady on the Prairie presented by Performing Arts Trail

March 19 @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Entwining traditional and contemporary elements, Lizzy Hoyt delivers a diverse evening of music with soaring melodies rooted in Celtic and folk traditions. Based on repertoire from her acclaimed album, “New Lady on the Prairie”, this show is a... more »

TECK Family Series presents Bouge de là Dance Company’s The 26 Letter Dance

April 14 @ 2 - 3 pm

The 26 Letter Dance is a colourful, fun and educational interactive, multidisciplinary alphabet primer - a journey into the world of letters and words. In this bold and playful work, Bouge de là invite children to take part in a unique experience... more »

A Glezele Vayn Trio & Klezmeridian Ensemble presented by Performing Arts Trail

October 23
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Audiences can enjoy the colourful tones of “ A Glezele Vayn”, the Kootenay based trio featuring Martine denBok, Nicola Everton and Sue Gould, in an intimate program of chamber music, highlighting the rich repertoire for violin/viola, clarinet and... more »

E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue

November 2
Fri @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Trail & District Arts Council’s E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents Cheesecake Burlesque ! Cheesecake Burlesque have toured the world with their sassy-silliness. These award-winning performers are known for their high-energy acts,... more »

Cancelled - SHAWN HOOK Good Days Tour

November 9
Fri @ 7:30 - 10:00 pm

SHAWN HOOK GOOD DAYS TOUR 2018 Due to unforeseen circumstances Shawn Hook’s upcoming tour has been cancelled.  The Bailey will be issuing full refunds by credit card automatically for people next week. Anyone who paid by cash or debit will need... more »

Kootenay Jazz Ensemble at Jazz at the Griff - SOLD OUT

November 22
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Blending melody, improv, harmony, and textures The Kootenay Jazz Ensemble deliver a lush sound that explores the delights of Jazz. The group features Donnie Clark on trumpet, Clinton Swanson on saxophones, Doug Stephenson on guitar, and Rob Fahie on... more »

Sultans of String presented by Performing Arts Trail

December 4
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! Three time JUNO Award nominees Sultans of String deliver an exuberant performance featuring band originals, world-music inspired classics, and seasonal favourites to warm your... more »

Paige Culley: Shapes presented by Performing Arts Trail

February 5
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Paige Culley is a native of Rossland, who is a dance artist now based in Montréal. She studied at the School of Toronto Dance Theatre, where she received a scholarship for young contemporary dance artists from the Hnatyshyn Foundation.  From... more »

TECK Family Series presents Worlds of Puppets’ Peter and the Wolf

March 9 @ 2 - 3 pm

In this beautiful telling of Peter and the Wolf by Worlds of Puppets , each character is portrayed by an amazing cast of intricate marionettes carved of wood, as well as other styles of puppets. The music leads the show in this performance, in an... more »

E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents The Slocan Ramblers

March 29 @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Trail & District Arts Council’s E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents The Slocan Ramblers! The Slocan Rambler’s  blend of lightning fast and devilishly intricate instrumentals with the sawdust-thick vocals of singer Frank Evans is... more »

TECK Family Series presents The Kerplunks

May 5 @ 2 - 3 pm

Get up and dance with The Kerplunks to celebrate another great season of Trail & District Arts Council’s TECK Family series. Enjoy a unique live performance by this multi-award-winning band, playing a variety of upbeat musical styles, from... more »

Travis Bernhardt: Tricks and Treats - Free Event for the family

October 27 @ 1 - 2 pm

Magician Travis Bernhardt brings his quirkily smart, funny, and theatrical show, with a Halloween twist, to Trail for Spooktacular . His critically acclaimed shows are fast-paced, funny, and accessible to everyone, and have won multiple Best of the... more »

An Evening with Glass Tiger

November 3
Sat @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Presented by the Kootenay Concert Connection, in association with EZ Rock An Evening with Glass Tiger November 3 at The Bailey Theatre Classic rock fans are invited to An Evening with Glass Tiger . With five JUNO Awards, a Grammy nomination, 4... more »

Martin O: Dancing Voice presented by Performing Arts Trail

November 13
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Vocal virtuoso, beatboxer, musical storyteller: Martin O. takes his audience on a wild ride with a constant stream of surprises, humor, emotion, and fantasy, centered around his incredible shapeshifting one-of-a-kind voice. Close your eyes and you hear... more »

Scary Stories: White Buffalo Storytelling

November 23 @ 7 - 9 pm

A chance to hear first-hand, real stories from real people and connect with them. This is your chance to tell your dinner party stories to a captive audience and recognize storytelling as an artform.  Stories must be short, true and related to the... more »

Joy of Cooking at Jazz at the Griff

January 10
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

The very definition of cool, easy-listening jazz, Joy of Cooking blend their styles to deliver great music! Led by guitarist Doug Stephenson, the ensemble includes Rick Lingard on sax/vocals, Tim Bullen on trumpet, Mark Spielman on bass, Steven Parish... more »

Melody Diachun Quintet at Jazz at the Griff

February 14
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Pick your favourite jazz standard, Broadway tune or pop song for Melody and her band to perform in this popular "We Take Requests" show for Valentine's Day. Melody, an award-winning Canadian vocalist-songwriter, has been hailed as a “jazz singer of... more »

E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents Worlds of Puppets – Metamorphosis

March 9 @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Trail & District Arts Council’s E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents Worlds of Puppets – Metamorphosis ! Through a collection of moving, hilarious and imaginative original short stories, Metamorphosis depicts the changing nature of... more »

Ô-Celli: Cello Octet presented by Performing Arts Trail

April 2 @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Ô-Celli is a musical project, characterized by its originality and dynamic presentation in the world of classical music.  Since its creation in 2010, through the initiative of Sébastien Walnier (Principal Cello of the Théâtre Royal de la... more »

Sunday Cinema - The Children Act

October 28
Sun @ 4:30 - 6:20 pm

As her marriage to Jack ( Stanley Tucci ) founders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye ( Emma Thompson ) has a life-changing decision to make at work: should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead who got his big break in Dunkirk )), to have... more »

Sunday Cinema - C'est la vie!

November 4
Sun @ 4:45 - 6:45 pm

A hectic wedding party held in an 17th century French palace comes together with the help of the behind-the-scenes staff in this charming French comedy about a disgruntled caterer working his last wedding event. His latest gig involves stuffy period... more »

Jann Arden 'These Are the Days' Tour

November 14
Wed @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Kootenay Concert Connection in Association with EZ Rock presents Jann Arden "These are the Days Tour" 2018 Tickets go on sale on-line and through the Box Office on Friday, May 4th at 10 am. Multi- platinum and Juno award winning artist Jann Arden... more »

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy - A Celtic Family Christmas, presented by Kootenay Concert Connections

November 28
Wed @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

This holiday season join Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, the award-winning fiddle virtuosos, in an intimate and unique Christmas concert series you will never forget. With the duo accompanied by an incredible array of talented session musicians,... more »

E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents Bushel and Peck

January 18
Fri @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Trail & District Arts Council’s E2: Experiments in Entertainment presents Bushel and Peck ! Awarded MOST FRINGIEST SHOW at the London Fringe Festival, Alastair Knowles ( James & Jamesy ) and Stéphanie Morin-Robert ( Merkin Sisters /... more »

TECK Family Series presents DuffleBag Theatre in Romeo & Juliet

February 18 @ 3 - 4 pm

Come join DuffleBag Theatre for a fun BC Family Day out, at the opening show of the Teck Family Series, presented by Trail & District Arts Council! Be a part of the romance, comedy and sword fights – Romeo & Juliet has it all!  ... more »

Laura Landsberg at Jazz at the Griff

March 14 @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Singing classics made new with a simple twist,  Laura Landsberg’s versatile voice,  range of expression and emotion astound as she interprets a range of material in a jazz style to deliver songs in a way that is all her own.  Jazz... more »

The Devil's You Don't at Jazz at the Griff - SOLD OUT

April 11 @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Performing original songs and covers from Swing to Bluegrass, Old Country to Rock 'n' Roll  The Devils you Don't use their eclectic instrumental savvy to deliver a unique sound.  The high energy five-piece band  features Brian... more »

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