Live Music in the Alberni Valley

Summer Concerts, Festivals and Live Music Venues

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Summer is upon us and the Alberni Valley live music scene is set to keep you groovin’ all season long. With major music events like the Okee Dokee Funtastic Music Festival and the Five Acre Shaker Festival headlining the season as well as some amazing shows at smaller venues like the Rainbow Room and Char’s Landing the live music connoisseur will find plenty to choose from. And just because summer comes to an end (sad emoji) doesn’t mean the music has to. Port Alberni has amazing live music events all throughout the year for you to enjoy.

To help guide you on where you can enjoy Live Music in Port Alberni we’ve listed some favourite events and venues.

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 Honeymoon Suite and  The Country Line will be headlining the event. For more information on the complete lineup be sure to checkout the Funtastic 2023 Artists page on their website.

Date: Saturday, July 1st – Sunday, July 2nd – 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 2023 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 5th & 6th, at the Kinsmen Community Complex & 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, with hosts Hillbilly Steve and comedian Randii Andii, and an after-party with DJ Subtheory. Born from the spirit of the Five Acre Shaker, this summer’s Concert Series is a new tradition that will bring back live music to the people of the Alberni Valley and Vancouver Island.

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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 feature the legendary “Chilliwack” as well as many others for a very solid lineup during the 4 day fair and festival. The fall fair is a family friendly event so everyone is welcome.

Date: Thursday, Sept 7th – Sunday Sept 10th

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