Learn more about the history of Royal visits to Revelstoke at the Revelstoke Museum & Archives’ Royal Wedding Tea on April 30.

Community Calendar – April 27 – Royal Tea at the museum on Saturday

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Ongoing to May 6

DOORWAYS Members’ show at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre.

April 27

LIFT THE LIP Free public health dental session for children 1-3-years-old. Call 1-866-847-4372 or 250-851-7422 for an appointment.

April 28

NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING commemorating workers whose lives have been lost or injured on the workplace. 12 noon at the Workers’ Memorial in Centennial Park.

REVELSTOKE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION annual celebration featuring grant announcements, year in review and keynote speaker. Hillcrest Hotel, 7 p.m. RSVP Debra at 250-837-5345

April 29

ROYAL WEDDING PARTY all day long at the River City Pub. 11 a.m.

STOKE ROASTED COFFEE event at Sangha Bean. Learn about coffee from the people behind Revelstoke’s Stoke Roasted! $5. 7–9 p.m.

TECHROMANCER AND DREAMBOAT Electro/pop/rock/indie at the Big Eddy Pub. 9 p.m.

April 30

ROYAL WEDDING TEA Join the Revelstoke Museum & Archives the day after the royal wedding for afternoon tea. Wear your favourite dress hat or tiara and dress gloves. $7.50. $6.50 for members.

BROTHER TWANG live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

BEGBIE STUDIOS open house featuring guest artist Stephanie Gauvin. 7–10 p.m. 721-4th St. East

May 1

FRIENDS OF THE FEATHERED Meet at the ball diamonds for two hours of bird watching. Bring binoculars. No dogs. 7:15 a.m. every Sunday.

LOVE REVELSTOKE FESTIVAL C3 Church presents a free event with inflatables, face painting, balloon animals, crafts, entertainment, games, contests, food, give-aways and prizes. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

May 2

FEDERAL ELECTION Visit www.elections.ca for more information on registration and voting locations.

MAY 3

TRIVIA TUESDAY at the Last Drop. Interactive quiz hosted by Live Wire Entertainment. 8 p.m. Every Tuesday until further notice.

MAY 4

RAW NIGHT at the Last Drop. An unplugged version of open mic night. Come by with an instrument and play. 8 p.m. Every Wednesday throughout the summer.

May 5

CINQO DE MAYO at the Last Drop with the 4th Street Jazz Project and dance demonstrations from Cuban dance Bartolo Armenteros. 9 p.m.

CINQO DE MAYO at the River City Pub with Adam’s Rib. 9 p.m.

May 5-7 and May 12-14

ANOTHER TWO HANDER … OR TWO Play by David Belke presented by Revelstoke Theatre Company. Opening night is May 5 at 7:30 doors, curtains 8. At Revelstoke Theatre, Tix at Revelstoke Credit Union. Show runs also May 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14. $15 for adults, $12 for students/seniors.

May 7

FARMERS MARKET in Grizzly Plaza. First one of the summer. Every Saturday until October.

LE COMTE ORY live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

May 11

RETIREE LUNCHEON The B.C. Government Retired Employees’ Association is hosting its monthly luncheon at 12 p.m. at the Revelstoke Legion. $10. Contact Reiner at 250-675-4005 or dolittle12telus.net if you plan on attending. $10.

May 13 to June 3

THE HUMAN FACE OF REVELSTOKE Juried show at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features Commotion by Gillian Redwood and Peonies to Privies by the Golden Girls Watercolour Group. Opening May 13 at 6 p.m.

May 14

WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY  Children’s activities, community booths and displays, music and more. Mackenzie Avenue. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

May 20

M3 & GISTO from the Wassabi Collective live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

May 21

CAPRICCIO live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

CHRIS GEHRAN live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

May 26

MINDIL BEACH MARKETS live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

May 27–28

CHICKADEE NATURE FESTIVAL A mix of events for nature lovers of all ages. Visit www.friendsrevglacier.com for more information.

May 27

SKAMPIDA Internationally recognized band from Colomba. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

May 29

REVELSTOKE CADETS formal parade and dinner at the Revelstoke Community Centre at 1 p.m.

May 30 – June 5

BIKE TO WORK WEEK Details TBA.

June 4

IL TROVATORE live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

June 9

RSS MUSIC FINALE CONCERT: HEROES AND VILLAINS Watch all RSS bands perform a wide variety of music. 7-10 p.m.

June 10-July 1

WEDNESDAY INSPIRATIONS by the Wednesday Meditation Group at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features Through My Eyes by the Revelstoke Self Advocates and IN/side/Out by Jewelles Smith. Opening June 10 at 6 p.m.

June 12

RELAY FOR LIFE Details TBA

June 13

BRAHMS live from the LA Philharmonic Orchestra. Roxy Theatre at 2 p.m.

June 18

DIE WALKURE live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 12 p.m.

June 19

FATHER’S DAY At Skytrek and the Enchanted Forest. Dad’s are half-price and get a free BBQ lunch.

June 24-25

REVFEST Two days of music in Revelstoke. Includes a battle-of-the-bands on Saturday. Details TBA.

June 30

THE CHERRY ORCHARD live from the National Theatre. Roxy Theatre at 7 p.m.

July 8 to August 5

MUSE by Keishia Treber at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features Figuratively Speaking by Paula Cravens and Bowls of Life by Darlene Swan. Opening July 8 at 6 p.m.

July 16

CANADA PARKS DAY Celebrate the 125th anniversary of Glacier National Park and the grand re-opening of the Rogers Pass Centre. Includes new exhibits, a barbecue and activities for the whole family. At Rogers Pass.

August 12 to September 2

MIDSUMMER AFFORDABLE ART FAIR All works priced less than $300. At the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Opening Aug. 12 at 6 p.m.

September 9-30

FULL METAL BASKET by Kate Tupper at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features London on Canvas by Jason Keerak and Emerging from the Fire by Nancy Geismar, Cat Mather and David Walker. Opens Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m.

September 24-35

GLACIER NATIONAL PARK CAMPOUT at the Illecillewaet campground, near where Glacier National Park was founded 125 years ago.

October 7 to November 4

LAYERS OF LOVE by the Mt. Revelstoke Quilters at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features BC Parks 100 Celebration: Blanket Creek Provincial Park Environmental Art Photographic Project. Opens Oct. 7 at 6 p.m.

November 12 to December 2

ART IN THE PARK: 125TH ANNIVERSARY OF GLACIER AND YOHO NATIONAL PARKS at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features the Best of Banff Photographic Exhibition. Open Nov. 12 at 6 p.m.

December 9-18

GIFTS FROM THE GALLERY at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Opens Dec. 9 at 6 p.m.

 

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