Musicians perform at the Open Mic Coffee House in the Lakeside Multiplex on Jan. 4. (Blair McBride photo)

Burns Lake upcoming events

Feb. 1 – Open Mic Coffee House

The next Open Mic Coffee House takes place on Feb. 1 at the Lakeside Multiplex. Doors open at 6:30 p.m, and the music goes from 7 to around 9 p.m. Enjoy the performances of local entertainers, as well as refreshments at intermission by donation. The shows get better each month, with youth performers, ‘first-timers’ and established Lakes District performers. Come early to get a good seat … shows are very well-attended! Admission is $5 for non-performers (children 12 and under are admitted for $3), and performers are admitted free. Proceeds support the Burns Lake and area Scouts. For more information or to register to perform, call Jim Loeb at 250-692-9874.

Feb. 8 and Feb. 9 – ‘Annie: The Musical’ at LDSS

The LDSS Drama Department presents “Annie: The Musical” in the Multipurpose Room at the high school on Feb. 8 and Feb. 9. The show starts at 7 p.m. on both nights, with a 3 p.m. matinee on Feb. 9. More details will be available from LDSS closer to the event. Think about supporting the aspiring actors, singers and dancers at LDSS, and enjoying this classic Broadway show.

Feb. 13 – ‘West My Friend’ at The Bakerei

Victoria-based West My Friend, an indie roots and chamber-folk acoustic music group with three part harmony will perform on Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at The Bakerei on Third Avenue and Highway 16 in Burns Lake. Admission is $20, and besides great music, attendees can meet neighbours and friends and enjoy The Bakerei’s great coffee as well as savoury and sweet treats.

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