West Kootenay Events

All Events

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PULP

Venue:
Nelson Museum, Archives & Gallery
Community:
Nelson

 In the modern world, where digital information is consumed ad nauseam, the artists in PULP are embracing the poetic simplicity of paper, and wielding its unparalleled ability to capture emotion, texture, data, knowledge, and imagination.

Community Events
Exhibition/Speakers
Kid Friendly
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Artist Galadriel Watson at Kootenay Co-op Café

Venue:
Kootenay Co-op Café
Community:
Nelson

Linocut prints from artist Galadriel Watson will be on display for purchase at Kootenay Co-op Café in Nelson for the month of June.

Community Events
Exhibition/Speakers
Kid Friendly
French Events
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Yoga Journey

Venue:
Yasodhara Ashram
Community:
Kootenay Bay

The Yoga Journey provides a full introduction to the key practices of our women-led yoga lineage, founded by Swami Radha. It presents an opportunity to find inner healing, transformation, and increased clarity for your next steps.

Wellness
Workshops
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Sunday Karaoke

Venue:
Finley’s Bar & Grill
Community:
Nelson

Wrap up your weekend with Sunday Karaoke and Late Night Happy Hour every week at Finleys Bar & Grill in Nelson.

Check out our song list HERE

Live Performance
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Book Babies

Venue:
Nelson Public Library
Community:
Nelson

Bring your 0 to 18 month olds to the Library in Nelson for rhymes, songs & stories! A great way to meet other parents and caregivers, and enhance early literacy skills in a casual environment.

Drop-in. TUESDAYS at 10:30

Community Events
Kid Friendly
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Crafternoon

Venue:
Nelson Public Library
Community:
Nelson

Drop in between 3:30 and 4:30 every Tuesday for CRAFTERNOON at the Nelson Public Library.

Crafts, LEGO, Ozobots, DatoDuo, STEAM stations & more! Every week is a bit different.

Activities will be geared towards school aged children aged 5-13.

Community Events
Kid Friendly
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Befriending Grief Series

Venue:
Lower Uphill Location given upon registration
Community:
Nelson

This is a six-part series reclaiming the art of turning towards loss in service of healing. In community, we can transmute the powerful energies of sorrow into good grief.

We will gather for six weeks—this is a closed group, designed to support 

folks who are grieving in several ways:

Workshops
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RUBBER TIRE PEEP SHOW w/ CHARLES BENJAMIN

Venue:
The Royal
Community:
Nelson

When experiencing the Rubber Tire Peep Show, one may be struck by the inspired authenticity, fused with an improvisational electricity that gives a slight nod to music of the past.. once you get it, you can’t forget it.

Live Performance
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Wednesday Weekly Markets on Baker Street

Venue:
Nelson Baker Street
Community:
Nelson

June 5th and will run until September 25th, 2024 from 10am – 2pm

Exhibition/Speakers
Markets/Festival
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Gentle Yoga & Meditation for Remote Workers

Venue:
Jam Factory Co-working Space
Community:
Nelson

Gentle Yoga & Meditation for Remote Workers

NEW class starting in June @ The JAM Factory! A different kind of yoga class: mindful movement + mindful stillness.

Community Events
Wellness
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Weekly Tango Mini Lesson & Practice

Venue:
Christie Lee’s Hall
Community:
Nelson
Want to learn and practice dancing Argentine Tango? We host a weekly mini-lesson and practica at Christie Lee’s Hall in Fairview. The guided portion from 7:30-8:15 has a different host and topic each week (check our Facebook page for host and topic announcements). We have an open practice after the lesson until 9:30pm. Dancers of all levels are welcome!
Community Events
Workshops
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Family Story Time

Venue:
Nelson Public Library
Community:
Nelson

Drop by the Nelson Public Library Thursday mornings at 10:30 come to sing your favourite songs and hear some great stories!

All ages welcome.

Community Events
Kid Friendly
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Meat & Prize Draws

Venue:
corner of Stanley & Victoria
Community:
Nelson

 

 

Every Friday afternoon, the Nelson Royal Canadian Legion (402 Victoria Street – Stanley Street Entrance) holds meat & prize draws from 3 to 5 pm.  There is also often a 50/50 draw.  All proceeds to local charities.  Please come out and join us in a great community cause.

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Blues Set w/ J. Greg Walter

Venue:
Torchlight Brewing Co.
Community:
Nelson, BC

Come on down to Torchlight Brewing Co. in Nelson, every Friday, for some end of the week week good times and great tunes!

Live Performance
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20/40 Sketch Comedy Show – June Edition

Venue:
The Royal
Community:
Nelson
Join us at The Royal on June 28th for the high-energy 20/40 Sketch Comedy ShowDoors open at 7:30 PM, and the show kicks off at 8:00 PM sharp. Experience the excitement of 20 sketches in just 40 minutes, with the twist that YOU get to choose the order!
Community Events
Live Performance
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5th Annual Kootenay Burlesque Festival

Venue:
The Capitol Theatre
Community:
Nelson

Embark on a captivating journey into the world of glamour and glitz as Vesper Valentine proudly presents the 5th annual Kootenay Burlesque Festival on June 28th & 29th, 2024. Prepare to be whisked away on an enchanting journey through two distinct showcase nights, each promising to tempt and tease your senses like never before.

Friday, June 28th The Dirty & Nerdy Show

Live Performance
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20/40, A Sketch Comedy Show @ The Royal

Venue:
The Royal
Community:
Nelson
Really Cool Productions presents 20/40, A Sketch Comedy Show. 20/40 is an experimental theater show with twenty acts performed in forty minutes, and the audience picks the order! The acts include performance art, dance, audience participation, and sketch.
LGBTQIA2S+
Live Performance
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Guided Cold War Bunker tours

Venue:
Nelson Museum, Archives & Gallery
Community:
Nelson

During the height of the Cold War, in the 1950s and 1960s, nearly 50 bunkers were constructed across Canada. In 2017, the Nelson Museum began work on restoring the space and opening it to the public. You can join a tour of one of the Museumʼs best-loved spaces!

Community Events
Kid Friendly

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