Live Music in the Alberni Valley

Concerts, Festivals, and Live Music Venues

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Experience the vibrant live music scene in Port Alberni, offering an array of events and venues throughout the year. From major festivals like the Okee Dokee Funtastic Music Festival and the 5 Acre Shaker Weekend Concert Series to more intimate shows at local gems like the Rainbow Room and Char’s Landing, there’s something for every music lover. And don’t worry if summer fades away; the music continues year-round in Port Alberni, ensuring endless opportunities to enjoy live performances.

Explore our list of favorite events and venues to discover where you can catch the best live music in town.

Events and Festivals

Okee Dokee Funtastic Music Festival

After a full day at the Okee Dokee Slo-pitch tournament head on over to the Bob Dailey Stadium for the Funastic Music Festival! This year Aaron Pritchett and  Best of Both Worlds will be headlining the event. For more information on the complete lineup be sure to checkout the Funtastic 2024 Artists page on their website.

Date: Saturday, June 29th – Sunday, June 30th – Gates open at 5:30pm
Location: Bob Dailey Stadium – 4480 Vimy St, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 8J4 (map)
Tickets: $30 (cash only) – Available for purchase at Trends & Cloverdale Paint
More info: Funtastic 2024 Lineup

5 Acre Shaker Summer Concert Series

5 Acre Co.'s Summer Concert Series August 2023

Source: 5 Acre Co.

Join us for two evenings of live music this summer on Vancouver Island. Taking place on August 9th & 10th, at the Alberni Fall Fair Grounds, in Port Alberni, BC. The Five Acre Concert series will feature live music, local food trucks, refreshing beverages, on-site tent or RV/Vehicle camping. Born from the spirit of the original Five Acre Shaker, last year’s concert series was the start of a new tradition that brought back live music to the people of the Alberni Valley and Vancouver Island. This year we invite you to join us once again for an unforgettable live music experience.

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Alberni Fall District Fall Fair

A perennial favourite of the Alberni Valley, for all you live music lovers, the Alberni Valley District Fall Fair’s live music is not to be missed. This year, the main stage will showcase a lineup of talented performers (official lineup TBA), promising an unforgettable experience during the 4-day fair and festival. The fall fair is a family friendly event so everyone is welcome.

Date: Thursday, Sept 5th – Sunday Sept 8th

Venues with Regular Shows

Rainbow Room

Rainbow Room, Port Alberni live music

The Rainbow Room is a live events venue and recording studio. Hosting regular special events and concerts throughout the year. A fantastic place to enjoy music and live events all year round.

Location: 3752 4th Ave, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 4H8 (map)
Contact: (250) 730-1967 | Email | Facebook

Char’s Landing

Chars Landing a Port Alberni Live Music Venue

Since 2010, Char’s Landing has earned a reputation as THE Live Entertainment Venue in Port Alberni, attracting performers in every field with a wide range of talents.

Checkout the events lineup for upcoming shows!

Location: 4815 Argyle St, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 1V9 (map)
Contact: (250) 730-1636 | Email | | Facebook