• Lose the Booze

    February 1st to 28th
    This February, join BC Cancer Foundation’s Lose the Booze challenge and go 28 straight days without alcohol. What you’ll lose in booze you’ll gain in funds for life-saving cancer research at BC Cancer. We know that one in two people in British Columbia will face cancer in their lifetime, so put down your ale, grab a mocktail and help make a difference today!
  • Farce of Habit - A Dessert Theatre

    South Peace United Church Upper Hall; 1300 104th Avenue - Dawson Creek
    South Peace Players present "Farce of Habit", a Desert Theatre at South Peace United Church Upper Hall. There are four showings: Thursday, February 22nd at 7:30pm; Friday, February 23rd at 7:30pm; Saturday, February 24 is SOLD OUT; and Sunday, February 25 at 2pm. Tickets are selling fast! Get yours at Simple Pleasures. To reserve a table for 8 - 10 people, phone Mary at 250-786-5085
  • 1st Semi Annual Hello Baby Show

    North Peace Cultural Centrue - Fort St John
    Are you expecting or know someone who is expecting? The 1st Semi Annual Hello Baby Show in Fort St John on February 24th has everything new and soon-to-be parents need! This exciting event is at the North peace Cultural Centre from 10am to 4pm. Pre-register for this FREE event at Eventbright.ca and bring a donation of food or baby products for the FSJ Food Bank. Door prizes range from $30 to $300. Check out the Hello Baby Facebook page for a complete list of vendors (link below).
    FREE - Admission by donation
  • Derrick Dance Club Country Music Dance

    10908 100th Street - Fort St John
    The Derrick Dance Club will be hosting their monthly country music dance on February 24th. Music will be provided by Country Horizion. Dancing will be from 8:30 to 12:30pm Ages 19+ are welcome. Ticket Info Members are $12.00 Non members are $15.00 Contact Info For more information: Call George 250-827-3396 or Chris 250-785-1021
    Non Members: $15.00
  • Schnitzel Night

    Gundy Rd, Tomslake - Tomslake
    Come to Tupper Community Hall on Friday, March 2nd, to enjoy delicious schnitzel. Dinner starts at 6pm and is $17 a plate for adults and $8.50 a plate for ages 6-12. To make a reservation, or for more information, please call Richard at 250-786-7913, Iva at 250-219-4413, or the Tupper Hall at 250-786-5522
    $17/adult plate & $8.50/plate for ages 6-12
  • 4th Annual Old School Saturday Night

    Saturday, March 3rd Doors open at 8pm
    Sudeten Hall - Dawson Creek
    Come out and have fun at the 4th Annual Old School Saturday Night on Saturday, March 3rdm 2018! Dress your decade and join us for an amazing night featuring music by Earth Wind & Snow. There will be appies, a costume contest, cash bar, and games. Tickets are available now online or at Simple Pleasures. The online price with the early bird special is $20, after January 31st, tickets will be $25 each. This is a 19+ event.
  • Beer Bacon Bands

    Encana Events Centre - Dawson Creek
    Beer, Bacon and Music aficionados unite to discover cold brews, taste unique bacon creations and listen to awesome live music, while having fun with a couple thousand of their closest friends! It’s a beer fest, it’s a bacon fest and it’s a music festival! BEER – BACON – BANDS! Advance tickets will be on sale Friday, November 3 at 10:00 AM at TigerBoxOfficePlus.ca, by Phone at 1-877-339-8499 or in person at the Tiger Box Office Plus at the Encana Events Centre. Advance Tickets are $39.99 single ticket or $25 per ticket for a 4 pack+ S/C. This is a 19+ Event. For one incredible night in February, these three worlds collide for an action-packed weekend of fun! Dawson Creek’s Encana Events Centre will be transformed into one massive party to celebrate great beer, ingenious bacon creations by local chefs, and feature some of the top musical talents in Western Canada. Lineup will be released closer to the event. Don't miss out on this incredible party. For more information visit: beerbaconbands.ca
  • ALABAMA - Southern Drawl Tour - With Special Guest Charlie Major

    Encana Events Centre - Dawson Creek
    DAWSON CREEK, BC – ALABAMA brings the Southern Drawl Tour to Dawson Creek and the Encana Events Centre on Sunday, August 5, 2018 with special guest Charlie Major. With 43 #1 singles including 21 #1 singles in a row, this will be a night at the Encana Events Centre you won’t want to miss! Tickets will be available for purchase on Friday, February 2 at 10 a.m. MST. Tickets are priced at $120.00, $105.00 and $75.00 plus applicable fees. Tickets may be purchased online at www.tigerboxofficeplus.ca, by phone at 1-877-339-8499, or in person at the Tiger Box Office Plus locations at the Encana Events Centre in Dawson Creek and at the Systems Sound Source Ticket Outlet in Fort St. John. It’s the kind of story you read about in books and watch on the big screen at the movies. For the band ALABAMA, it’s not just a story; it’s their life. It is a classic American tale of rags to riches. From humble beginnings picking cotton in the fields to international stars that went on to sell 73 million albums while changing the face and sound of country music. It's been over 40 years since Randy, Jeff and Teddy, left the cotton farms of Fort Payne, Alabama, to spend the summer playing in a Myrtle Beach, South Carolina bar called The Bowery. Having grown up working in the fields, the cousins were no strangers to hard work. They didn’t flinch when it took six long years of working for tips and living hand to mouth playing in the bar. Of the early days and their humble beginnings, Jeff says, "I don't think we thought too far ahead. We were more concerned with paying our bills at the end of the week and playing music." Finally, word of mouth earned the major label deal they'd been dreaming of. In 1980 the band broke through with their first Top 20 hit “My Home’s In Alabama.” ALABAMA is the band that changed everything. They brought country music to the mainstream and from side stage to the main stage. ALABAMA introduced rock style guitars, lights, pyrotechnics and sounds to the country audience. "We were renegades in sneakers and T-shirts," says Teddy. "We had long hair and played loud and some of the country folks resisted us for a while. But then of course they did accept us and then after that, our success made it lots easier for other bands to try it in country music," concluded Gentry. Bands benefitting from that breakthrough include Zac Brown Band, Florida Georgia Line and Eli Young Band. They have also inspired many of today’s brightest country stars including Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan as well as pop and rock stars from Ed Sheeran to Jon Bon Jovi. "I was part of a benefit concert at the Ryman," he says, "and I look over there's Jon Bon Jovi. He walked over and said hello and it turns out he’s a fan of our music." ALABAMA’s reach goes far beyond their impact on other artists; their music is timeless and can be heard today as a part of every cover band’s set list in nearly every college town in America. Not long ago, Teddy was witness to a scene that reminds us that their legacy of song remains as fresh as it ever was. "I was in Nashville," he says, "walking by this club full of young people--I'm talking 18 or 20. The band started playing 'Dixieland Delight' and everybody in the place started singing and sang all the way through. I had to smile at the longevity of the songs. Half the crowd at our shows is young people, under 25 years old. So I think that's a tribute to the fact that we spent a career putting out good songs that stand the test of time." While their music continues to stand the test of time, their numbers and stats are beyond compare. They have charted 43 #1 singles including 21 #1 singles in a row, a record that will likely never be surpassed in any genre. They have won over 178 CMA Awards, Grammy Awards, ACM Awards and counting. They’ve earned 21 Gold ®, Platinum ® and Multi-Platinum ® albums and were named the RIAA's Country Group of the Century. They are members of the Country Music Hall of Fame and have a start on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. They are also world-class philanthropists who have raised over 250 Million dollars for charity. But the boys from Fort Payne are not content to rest on past glories. To much acclaim the band released a new studio album SOUTHERN DRAWL in 2015 landing on the cover of USA Today, in People Magazine, Rolling Stone and Country Weekly. Adding a new chapter to an already iconic legacy can be a little tricky, but the album skillfully walks the line between the fresh and familiar, featuring a potent collection of songs for a new generation of Alabama lovers while also giving longtime fans plenty of reasons to rejoice. Quality songs that have become the soundtrack for American life are the foundation for Alabama’s stellar career. That standard of excellence continues on Southern Drawl. Whether it’s a wistful ballad about a musician missing his lover on the road such as “Come Find Me,” the emotional honesty of “I Wanna Be There,” their heartfelt tribute to working class America in “American Farmer” or just the rowdy, groove-laden fun of “Hillbilly Wins the Lotto Money,” each song on Southern Drawl is a snapshot of life vividly brought into focus by three masters of their craft. The band recently announced their 2017 SOUTHERN DRAWL tour where the band will perform to legions of loyal fans, selling out 10,000 to 15,000 seat venues night after night. They were honored with the ACM Career Achievement Award at the Ryman Auditorium in the Fall of 2015 and were named “Album Of The Year” at the 2015 Dove Awards for ANGELS AMONG US” HYMNS & GOSPEL FAVORITES. As they have for over forty years, ALABAMA continues to “Roll On.”
    $120.00, $105.00, and $75.00 plus applicable fees