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This Jan. 8, 2020 photo provided by Jackie Maisey shows Grey-headed Flying Fox bats prepared for a feeding at the Uralla, Australia, home of Maisey, a volunteer with Northern Tableands Wildlife Carers. The bats are swaddled in flannel wraps similar to those being made by thousands of crafters worldwide who are using their sewing, knitting and crocheting skills to make items for wildlife injured in the Australian brush fires. Some animal rescue groups, however, say monetary donations are needed more. (Jackie Maisey via AP)

Fundraiser for Australian Wildlife Rescue Service coming to Last Drop Pub on Friday

Live music events at Traverse and the Regent as well this weekend

This Jan. 8, 2020 photo provided by Jackie Maisey shows Grey-headed Flying Fox bats prepared for a feeding at the Uralla, Australia, home of Maisey, a volunteer with Northern Tableands Wildlife Carers. The bats are swaddled in flannel wraps similar to those being made by thousands of crafters worldwide who are using their sewing, knitting and crocheting skills to make items for wildlife injured in the Australian brush fires. Some animal rescue groups, however, say monetary donations are needed more. (Jackie Maisey via AP)
Sculpture titled Pinecone by Revelstoke blacksmith Kyle Thornley will be featured in the city hall planter. (Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)
Sculpture titled Pinecone by Revelstoke blacksmith Kyle Thornley will be featured in the city hall planter. (Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)
Shrek the Musical will be the first community musical in the Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre, which was finished in 2012. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Community musicals return to Revelstoke 11 years later

Shrek the Musical is showing in Revelstoke Feb. 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15

Shrek the Musical will be the first community musical in the Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre, which was finished in 2012. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Singer Justin J. Moore, who was raised in Vernon, had a video with his father go viral online and on Feb. 2, 2020, he is preparing to release a duet with his opera singer mother, Melina Schein. (Justin Moore - Facebook)

Viral Okanagan singer to serve up Moore music

Justin J. Moore to release new video starring opera singer mom

Singer Justin J. Moore, who was raised in Vernon, had a video with his father go viral online and on Feb. 2, 2020, he is preparing to release a duet with his opera singer mother, Melina Schein. (Justin Moore - Facebook)
The Maritime Kitchen Party is playing Saturday night at Traverse. (From web)

Awesome lineup of music this weekend in Revelstoke

See bands and DJs Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

  • Jan 20, 2020
The Maritime Kitchen Party is playing Saturday night at Traverse. (From web)
Penticton VegFest organizers Stephanie Groulx and Barbara Nixon stand outside the Penticton Trade & Convention Centre where the event will be held later in the summer. (Submitted Image)

First VegFest of the South Okanagan coming to Penticton

The festival is scheduled for Aug. 23, with speakers and entertainment all day.

  • Jan 19, 2020
Penticton VegFest organizers Stephanie Groulx and Barbara Nixon stand outside the Penticton Trade & Convention Centre where the event will be held later in the summer. (Submitted Image)
Carl Laurence, a member of The Groovineers, will be performing at The Revelstoke Jazz Club on Jan. 23 as the Carl Laurence Quartet. (Photo via Facebook)
Carl Laurence, a member of The Groovineers, will be performing at The Revelstoke Jazz Club on Jan. 23 as the Carl Laurence Quartet. (Photo via Facebook)
The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra bring Orchestral Rock Odyssey to the valley this weekend. (OSO photo)

Okanagan Symphony brings new life to old rock favourites

Orchestral Rock Odyssey plays Kelowna, Penticton and Vernon this weekend

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra bring Orchestral Rock Odyssey to the valley this weekend. (OSO photo)
Victoria native son Rennie Foster, a house and techno recording artist and Vancouver DJ these days, is playing Traverse on Jan. 17. (Photo by Karah Goshinmon)

Live music this week in Revelstoke

Three nights of shows at Traverse

  • Jan 16, 2020
Victoria native son Rennie Foster, a house and techno recording artist and Vancouver DJ these days, is playing Traverse on Jan. 17. (Photo by Karah Goshinmon)
Josie McQuarrie played Alice, Olive Slager played the Cheshire Cat, Ruby Serrouya played the Lion and Rebecca Grabinsky played Dorothy in Revelstoke Secondary School’s production of Dorothy in Wonderland. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke Secondary Students bring Wonderland to the stage

Drama students performed Dorothy in Wonderland

Josie McQuarrie played Alice, Olive Slager played the Cheshire Cat, Ruby Serrouya played the Lion and Rebecca Grabinsky played Dorothy in Revelstoke Secondary School’s production of Dorothy in Wonderland. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Greg Hill and Izzy Lynch were two of 10 Revelstokians to be featured in The Revelstoke Diaries documentary. (Matt Grayson photo)

UK film company comes to Revelstoke to tell stories inspired by adventure

The film features 10 Revelstoke residents and premiers Jan. 24

Greg Hill and Izzy Lynch were two of 10 Revelstokians to be featured in The Revelstoke Diaries documentary. (Matt Grayson photo)
Don’t be late for this very important date! Revelstoke Secondary School drama students are performing Dorothy in Wonderland Jan. 14 and 15. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

RSS performing Dorothy in Wonderland this week

The shows are Jan. 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m.

Don’t be late for this very important date! Revelstoke Secondary School drama students are performing Dorothy in Wonderland Jan. 14 and 15. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
InVertigo, from Calgary, is playing The Last Drop Friday. (Submitted)

Live music coming to Traverse and River City Pub this week

Live music in downtown Revelstoke this week

  • Jan 7, 2020
InVertigo, from Calgary, is playing The Last Drop Friday. (Submitted)
Langley actor Jacob Tremblay and his sister Erica released rehabilitated seal pups on a B.C. beach earlier this month. (Sarah Ellam/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

B.C. child actor Jacob Tremblay helps release rehabilitated seal pups

One of the marine mammals was named Ja-cod in the young celebrity’s honour

Langley actor Jacob Tremblay and his sister Erica released rehabilitated seal pups on a B.C. beach earlier this month. (Sarah Ellam/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
The Carbons played Revelstoke Summer Street Fest in 2019. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Live music coming to Traverse this weekend

See The Carbons on Thursday night

  • Dec 30, 2019
The Carbons played Revelstoke Summer Street Fest in 2019. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Neon Steve will be playing Traverse on Dec. 27. (Zenon Kai Imaging)

DJs playing Traverse this weekend

Andy Siegel Special to the Review This weekend will kick off the…

Neon Steve will be playing Traverse on Dec. 27. (Zenon Kai Imaging)
The Steadies will be playing Traverse in Revelstoke on Saturday, Dec. 21. (Photo via Facebook)

Three nights of live music this weekend at Traverse

Two bands and a DJ playing Revelstoke this weekend

  • Dec 16, 2019
The Steadies will be playing Traverse in Revelstoke on Saturday, Dec. 21. (Photo via Facebook)
Loren Morabito, of Revelstoke’s Just for Kicks dance studio, played Clara in The Gift, a production by Ballet Victoria. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Loren Morabito, of Revelstoke’s Just for Kicks dance studio, played Clara in The Gift, a production by Ballet Victoria. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Elliott Brood will be playing Traverse on Saturday night. (File photo)

Juno award winning artist playing Traverse Saturday night

Friday night will feature Illvis Freshly and Mt. Doyle

  • Dec 10, 2019
Elliott Brood will be playing Traverse on Saturday night. (File photo)
Shred Kelly is celebrating a decade on stage together. Above they are pictured performing at Stoke Fest in Fernie, April. (Phil McLachlan/The Free Press)

Shred Kelly playing Traverse Friday night

Andy Siegel Special to the Review Looks like it’s going to snow…

  • Dec 2, 2019
Shred Kelly is celebrating a decade on stage together. Above they are pictured performing at Stoke Fest in Fernie, April. (Phil McLachlan/The Free Press)