End of November entertainment

Know It All; what's happening in Kimberley and Cranbrook this week

The Cranbrook Farmers Winter’s Market is coming up beginning Nov. 25.

The Cranbrook Farmers Winter’s Market is coming up beginning Nov. 25.

In the Gallery

Centre 64 Nov. 22 – Dec. 24

Christmas Gift Show

Unique and original artworks by local and regional artists.



Roller Derby 101 in November

Roller Derby 101. Learn to skate and join the fun. Information nights to meet the team and learn about roller derby are scheduled for:

• Sunday, Nov. 27, 5 p.m., at Resker Hall in Marysville;

• Monday, Nov. 28, 7 p.m.,  at the Ktunaxa Nation Council gym in Cranbrook.

Learn to skate, no experience necessary. Mondays/Fridays, Nov. 7-18, 7-9 p.m., and Mondays/Fridays, Dec. 5-16, 7-9 p.m.,  at the Ktunaxa Nation Council gym in Cranbrook.


THURS. NOVEMBER 17 at 7:30 pm

Royal Alexandra Hall

MG3 invites you to a selection from its seventh album to be released in Spring 21017 on major canadian label Analekta, Sketches of Spain, featuring Spanish composers ( Manuel de Falla, Enrique Granados, Paco de Lucia) and the great Miles Davis. They will also play their own original music with Quebec traditional inspiration and their most popular his. Tickets $35 | $29 | $15

Buy Tickets Online at keycitytheatre.com Call 250-426-7006

Photo Contest Slideshow

Thursday, Nov. 17, 8 pm

Prize-winning images from the Kimberley Nature Park Society photo contest will be presented by the Kimberley Camera Club at a special slideshow and awards presentation Nov. 17 at 8 pm at Centre 64. Featuring photos of people, wildlife, plants and landscapes found in the nature park, the presentation will also include a selection of images submitted to the contest by local photographers along with images taken by members of the camera club. Admission is free, and all are welcome to attend.

The Magic of Christmas Artisan Market

Friday Nov 18th 3pm-8pm; Sat Nov19th 10am-4pm. At Bootleg Gap Golf Course Clubhouse.

Fall Jazz Series

Studio 64

November 19

8:00 pm: The last concert in the Studio 64 fall Jazz and Blues series will feature a blues group from Calgary: Mike Watson and The 6L6s. Come on to our cabaret venue and enjoy a beer or glass of wine while listening or dancing to this highly energized group. Tickets available at Centre 64 250-427-4919.

First Annual


First Annual Kootenay invitational Artists Showcase

Key City Theatre

November 18-19

Discover the best that our regional artists have to offer in this very special showcase. This is a juried invitational event so you are certain to find top quality professional art works for your home or for that special someone. Watercolour, pottery, acrylics, fibre-arts, metal-art, mixed media, jewelery and more will be displayed in an elegant gallery setting. Friday November 18: Artist Reception, Show and Sale  4 pm to 8 pm. Saturday November 19: Show and Sale  10 am to 4 pm. Key City Theatre Gallery & Foyer. Free Admission.  All forms of payment accepted. For additional information call 250-426-7006.

Saturday, Nov. 19

ReelRock Film Tour

The Dirtbag Festival is stoked to present this screening of the annual collection of the world’s best climbing and adventure films. Reel Rock 11 is the annual highlight of the international climbing community and features 5 epic adventure films from around the globe. The screening will be held at 7:00 on Saturday November 19, 2016 at the Kimberley Conference Center. Doors open at 6:00, Tickets are available online for $12 through www.dirtbagfestival.com or eventbrite.ca. They can also be purchased at the door for $15 (if there are any left).

Sat. November 19

Locals Coffee House

Tickets will be available at Lotus Books, but the show will almost certainly sell out, so be sure to get your tickets early to avoid being disappointed.


1.  Bud Abbott & Carol McGrath; 2.  SHEVA (Sheila & Van); 3.  Clayton Parsons & Robbie;.  Tom Bungay; 5.  Note-able Folk; 6.  Doug Mitchell

November 22

Have Camera Will Travel…. presents Nepal

Join Julie-Anne Davies – “Walking the Himalayas: A two month Family Journey through Nepal” Slide presentation at Centre 64 on Tuesday, November 22 at 7:30 pm

Admission by Donation to the Kimberley Arts Centre 64.

Wed. November 23

GoGo Granny Travelogue with Gebhard and Sabine Pfeiffer  ASIA SMILES DIFFERENTLY.

College of the Rockies.

Follow the Pfeiffers’ journey starting in Hanoi and the stunning limestone seascape of Halong Bay, by train to Hue on the Perfume River and by bus to Danong and touristy Hoi An. Fly to Saigon to see the Cu Chi Tunnels. See riverside villages and floating markets on the Mekong Delta and cross the border at Chau Doc into Cambodia to travel from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap with the Angkor Temples & Tonle Sap Lake villages on 6 meter stilts. Admission by donation to the Cranbrook GoGo Grannys

At the Green Door

Friday Nov 18th Garry Jacklin et al

Monday Nov 21st Michael Occhipinti with Pilar Tickets $20 at the Snowdrift and RSVP via text to D. at 250 432-9115

Thurs Nov 24th Can. Blues legend Bill Durst Tickets $20 at the Snowdrift

Saturday Nov 19th

Country Music Night at BJ’s Creekside Pub.

Tucks Troubadours  with Larry Tuck on bass, Bud Decosse lead guitar, Doug Simpson rhythm guitar and Dave Carlson on mandolin will be back to sing some songs and play some mighty fine music starting at 7:30 pm.

Cranbrook Farmers’ Winter Market Nov. 25, 26 and 27

While families gather on Baker Street under twinkling lights to eagerly await the arrival of Old St. Nick, more than 70 local area food producers and artisans will come together for a festive market celebration.

November 26th

Home Grown Coffee House

Kimberley ‘s Home Grown Music Coffee House will be on Saturday Nov 26th ,at Centre 664. The show starts at 8 pm sharp and doors open at 7:30 pm. This will be the annual Food Bank Performance, donations of non-perishable food items would be appreciated. All proceeds from this show go to help the Helping Hands Food Bank Christmas campaign. Appearing on stage; Steppin’Out Dancers; Old Spice; Dean Smith Quartet; Beth and Doug Crawley; Barry Garland & Charlie Harding; Daniel Bailey; Darin Welch and Bill St Amand will MC the evening.

Tickets are $8 , available at The SnowDrift Cafe and Centre 64

Nov 25 – Dec 2

Christmas Village

The First annual Christmas Village at the Baker Street Mall. More than 30 gingerbread and teddy bear displays. All are up for bid with proceeds going to the Cranbrook Boys and Girls Club.



Nov. 24-27

Rock of Ages

Mount Baker Wild Theatre students present Rock of Ages (High School Edition), s a jukebox musical comedy with a host of familiar tunes by Steve Perry, Poison, Quiet Riot, Twisted Sister, Joan Jett and a host of others.  Jared Adams as Drew and Jelena Jensen as Sherrie are two kids with a dream of making it in LA in the ‘80s.  Alexander Gilmour is Dennis Dupree, the ex-rocker-turned-owner of the Bourbon Room; Preston Gramm is his faithful bartender Lonny; TJ Moulton is Stacee Jaxx, the once-on-top-of-the-world rocker on his way out, Maria Bolio is Justice, owner of the Venus Room dance club and Isabella Fiorentino is rock activist Anita Bath. Suzanne Coulter and Cedar Gross feature as Hilda and Franz Klinemann, a German mother and son duo who set out to repurpose Sunset Strip into a typically commercial wonderland.

It’s a fun show with a live band on stage! Come on out and even dress up in your favourite ‘80s rocker outfits. It’s a good time out with the friends and coworkers (make a staff party of it). Rock of Ages High School Edition plays November 24-26 at 7:30 and November 27 at 2:30. Tickets are $18/$15 for students and seniors. All performances are at the Key City Theatre and are available at www.keycitytheatre.com.



Dec. 3, 4

Symphonic Christmas

The Symphony of the Kootenays is offering two performances of its second concert of the 2016/17 season — “Stealing Back the Holidays” — set for Saturday, Dec. 3 (7:30 p.m.), and Sunday, Dec. 4 (3 p.m.), both at the Key City Theatre in Cranbrook.  The program includes:  Winter from Antonio Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons (featuring SOTK Associate Concertmaster Jeremy vanDieman); Christmas favourites featuring Nelson singer Allison Girvan; and “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” by Dr. Seuss and Albert Hague, featuring Michael Jones and choir.



Friday, Dec. 9

Christmas Concert

The Cranbrook Community and Cranbrook Community Band present a Merry Christmas Concert. Cranbrook Alliance Church, 7:30 p.m. Admission $5, children under 16 free.