Erica Dee will be MCing and DJing at the River City Pub for the retro movie night after party on Friday

Community Calendar, January 4 – Including Freeskiing World Tour events

A list of upcoming events happening in and around Revelstoke

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January 4-9

CANADIAN FREESKIING CHAMPIONSHIPS Part of the Freeskiing World Tour. Events taking place as part of the tour are marked with an asterisk (*).

January 4

* FWT ATHLETES IN SCHOOL Some of the top skiers on the Freeskiing World Tour will head to Mountain View Elementary, Mt. Begbie Elementary, and RSS to talk to students and sign autographs.

* DJ RAY RAY Freeskiing World Tour party at the Traverse Social Lounge. 9 p.m.

January 5

* FWT QUALIFIERS at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Women start at 10 a.m. and men follow at noon.

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

SELF-REALIZATION – A YOGI’S JOURNEY Lecture given by Balakhilya das, a world renowned yoga master. At Okanagan College. 7-9 p.m. E-mail sunvalleyyoga@hotmail.com for more information.

* FWT WELCOME PARTY with rock band Shred Kelly. At the Big Eddy Pub. 9 p.m.

January 6

* FWT DAY ONE The first day of competition at the Canadian Freeskiing Championships. At Revelstoke Mountain Resort starting at 10 a.m.

* RETRO MOVIE NIGHT Featuring cult-classic ski movie Aspen Extreme. Prizes for best dressed retro-skier. Also serves as fundraiser for Canadian Avalanche Rescue Dogs Association. 6:30 p.m. $10.

THE POWER OF MEDITATION Lecture given by Balakhilya das, a world renowned yoga master. At Okanagan College. 7-9 p.m. E-mail sunvalleyyoga@hotmail.com for more information.

* DJ ERICA DEE Retro movie night after-party at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

WHEELHOUSE Blues rock. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 7-8

CANUCK SPLITFEST Join up with other splitboarders for a weekend of skiing in Rogers Pass. Visit www.splitboarders.ca for more information.

January 7

PRE-NOVICE HOCKEY TOURNAMENT Come watch Revelstoke’s next generation of hockey stars. At the Forum.

* FWT SNOWBOARD DAY Snowboarding competition of the Canadian Freeskiing Championship. 10 a.m.

* FWT PARTY with Seth Anderseon, The Renegade Kid, with Pilgrim. At the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 8

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Chase. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:10 a.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kimberley Dynamiters. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

* FWT FINALS The second day of competition at the Canadian Freeskiing Championships. At Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Starts at 11 a.m.

* FWT AWARDS CEREMONY Watch the winners get their awards in Grizzly Plaza. 6 p.m.

* FWT WRAP-UP PARTY Band TBA. At the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 12

CELEBRATION OF CHILDREN Come celebrate Revelstoke’s children at the Signing of the Revelstoke Children’s Charter. The evening include child & youth presentations, a talk about the work of the Early Childhood Development Committee and more. Refreshments will be available. At Revelstoke Secondary School. 5:30-8 p.m.

MINDIL BEACH MARKETS Rock/reggae/hip-hop/folk/funk. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 13

GAME NIGHT FOR KIDS Pre-registration required by calling 250-837-9351. 10 spots available for kids aged 5 & 6. At the community centre. 5-8 p.m. $2.

WES MAKEPEACE AND MARBLE CANYON Live at the Last Drop.

January 14

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Penticton. At the Revelstoke Forum. 4 p.m.

LIFTED DJ Show at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 15

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Penticton. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:50 a.m.

SKRATCH BASTID Internationally renowned DJ. Live at the River City Pub. 10 p.m.

BLACKBERRY WOOD Gypsy-folk. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 18

RSS BAND CONCERT The first concert by the Revelstoke Secondary School bands at the new high school. Admission is by donation. 7 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. North Okanagan Knights. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 19

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

January 20-21

CORNSTARR Rock cover band. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

January 20

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kelowna Rockets. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

MARIA IN THE SHOWER Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 21-22, 2012

AVALANCHE DAYS Learn about avalanche awareness from the Canadian Avalanche Centre. At the Boulder Mountain Cabin.

January 21

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Merritt. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

SHANE PHILIPS Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 22

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Merritt. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:50 a.m.

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Kelowna. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Chase Heat. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 24

SNOWED IN COMEDY TOUR with Arj Barker, Craig Campbell and Pete Johansson at the Traverse Lounge. 8:30 p.m. $20.

January 26

AL LUKAS BAND Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 27

FAMILY LITERACY DAY Enjoy time with your family to read, write, surf and sing together. Call 250-837-6669 for information on local events.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Creston Thunder Cats. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

REDGY BLACKOUT Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

January 28

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Kamloops. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Osoyoos Coyotes. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

REVY STOMP COUNTRY-WESTERN DANCE Dancing, silent auction, 50/50 draw and more. Fundraiser for the Selkirk Saddle Club. At the community centre. 8 p.m. $10.

January 29

TOONIE FAMILY SWIM DAY An affordable opportunity to take the family swimming. At the aquatic centre. 12-3 p.m.

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Vernon. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

February 2

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

February 3

ANYTHING GOES 2 ART SHOW opens at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Details TBA.

February 3–12

REVELSTOKE SPIRIT FESTIVAL Ten days of spirited winter events celebrating Revelstoke. Dates and times TBA. Preliminary schedule includes Anything Goes Art, Carousel of Nations, performer Ash Grunwald, Ski Bum the Musical, Top Bloke Revelstoke, Amazing Race, Mountain Roots Film Festival, Outhouse Racing, Jazz Night, downtown Rail Jam.

February 4

CAROUSEL OF NATIONS A celebration of Revelstoke’s many ethnic communities. Details TBA.

February 5-6

SKI BUM – THE MUSICAL A character driven, seasonal inspired homage to the dirtbags, debutants, lurkers and posers constantly in search of bottomless pow. Back after two packed shows last year. At the community centre. Part of Spirit Festival $5.

February 8

FIGURE THEATRE Iceland’s master puppeteer performs Metamorphosis, a collection of hilarious and imaginative vignettes, featuring a cast of intricate, hand-carved marionette and unforgettable characters that are brought to life by hands, wooden spheres and silk scarves. At the community centre. Part of Spirit Festival. $5.

February 10

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kamloops Storm. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

February 11

TEAM SCREAM RELAY A fun relay race for all ages and abilities. This year’s costume theme is witches/wizards/Harry Potter. Olympian George Grey will be at the race. Registration from 9:30-10:30 a.m. The race starts at 11 a.m. Visit www.revelstokenordic.org for more information.

MONSTERS OF ART Fundraiser for the Columbia Valley Skateboard Association. Come bid on a skateboard designed by a local artist. Part of the rail jam being held during Spirit Fest. E-mail joey@ourhabit.ca for more information.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Summerland Steam. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

February 12

EILEEN MCGANN WITH DAVID K Live at the Minto Manor. $15. Call 250-837-9337 or e-mail mintomanorb&b@telus.net for tickets.

February 16

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

February 17

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. North Okanagan Knights. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

February 19

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles. Last game of the regular season. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

March 1

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

March 3

LADIES SNOWMOBILE RIDE Lots of fun and activities planned. Put on by the Revelstoke Snowmobile Club. Contact Kathy Burke at 250-837-2595 for more information.

March 13

TIM HARRISON Live at the Minto Manor. $15. Call 250-837-9337 or e-mail mintomanorb&b@telus.net for tickets.

March 14

BALLET KELOWNA Boutique dance company performance. At the community centre. $20.

March 15

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

March 19

TRAVEL ADVENTURE SERIES Speaker series featuring local residents who have travelled the world. Presented by the Friends of Mt. Revelstoke & Glacier. At Mackenzie’s Restaurant in the Powder Springs Hotel. 7:30 p.m.

March 25

CARLOS DEL JUNCO Award-winning harmonica player. Live at the Roxy Theatre. $20.

March 29

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

April 5

DENIS CHANG MANOUCHE QUARTET Heralded jazz guitarist. Live at the Roxy Theatre. $20.

April 12

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

April 16

TRAVEL ADVENTURE SERIES Speaker series featuring local residents who have travelled the world. Presented by the Friends of Mt. Revelstoke & Glacier. At Mackenzie’s Restaurant in the Powder Springs Hotel. 7:30 p.m.

April 25

MICHAEL JEROME BROWNE Live at the Minto Manor. $15. Call 250-837-9337 or e-mail mintomanorb&b@telus.net for tickets.

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