More big name musical acts stop over here than any other place its size
From large theatres to intimate clubs to rural halls, the region punches above its weight in high-quality musical performances.
Many of the establishments in the area feature live music through the week. Notable places include the Library Lounge at the Hume Hotel, Finley's, Red Light Ramen, The Royal, Backroads Brewing, and the Kaslo Hotel & Pub and Bluebelle Bistro in Kaslo.
The region is home to the world-famous Shambhala music festival near Salmo, and other great music festivals such as Starbelly Jam, Blue Night, Kaslo Jazz Etc Festival, Nelson International Mural Festival, and Tiny Lights Festival in Ymir.