Trail Arts Council



Sunday Cinema - Luce

November 17
Sun @ 4:30 - 6:20 pm

A married couple is forced to reckon with their idealized image of their son, adopted from war-torn Eritrea, after an alarming discovery by a devoted high school teacher threatens his status as an all-star student. "...a neatly constructed puzzle, an... more »

Ballet Kelowna presents Mambo & Other Works - Performing Arts Trail series

November 21
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

TDAC presents The Performing Arts Trail Series  Nine Ballet Kelowna dancers perform a mixed program. 1723 - Vivaldi (2017) Choreography: Wen Wei Wang Music: Antonio Vivaldi, The Four Seasons Recomposed by: Max Richter Length: 19 minutes 1723... more »

Steps Dance Centre presents A Family Christmas show!

December 12
Thu @ 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Steps Dance Centre presents their 2nd annual 'A Family Christmas' show! This a family-friendly show for all ages, with all things Christmas. Come reminisce with us this year, as our local, talented youth performers take the stage to entertain and warm... more »

O Christmas Tea: A British Comedy Presented by James & Jamesy (UK)

December 21
Sat @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Fans of Monty Python, Mr. Bean, and Dr. Seuss… Grab your teacups! Off-Broadway Comedians and 3-time IMPRESARIO Award-Winners (London) James & Jamesy present their outrageously funny and brilliantly inventive Christmas comedy classic O Christmas... more »

Teck Family Series - SAMAJAM: Rythmo 2

January 18 @ 2 - 3 pm

SAMAJAM   - You are the show! SAMAJAM is the foremost creator of hands-on music experiences in Canada and around the world, with more than 5000 participative performances and musical events produced.  Based in Montreal, their shows... more »

E2: Chase Padgett: Nashville Hurricane

February 7
Fri @ 7:30 - 8:45 pm

Fresh off the heels of his smash hit ‘6 Guitars,’ virtuoso actor and musician Chase Padgett tells this curious tale of fingerpickin’ fury about a mysterious acoustic guitarist who appeared from nowhere, conquered the music industry, and vanished... more »

Teck Family Series - Will's Jams: Rocks & Roots

February 23 @ 2 - 3 pm

Will’s 10th album, Rocks & Roots , inspires kids to go on outdoor adventures and try new things, celebrating nature, wildlife and family. As seen on CBC Kids television, Will's Jams performs high-energy songs in English and French with fun... more »

Gord Bamford & Guests - REDNEK Music Fest

March 30 @ 8:00 - 10:45 pm

Multiple JUNO, CCMA and CMA award-winning singer/songwriter Gord Bamford will be hitting the road across Canada in 2020 with his #REDNEK Music Fest tour that will showcase a broad range of homegrown country music artists including the hottest emerging... more »

Rotary Carol Fest

December 4
Wed @ 7:15 - 9:30 pm

  Get into the festive spirit! On December 4th at 7:30 pm, the Trail BC Rotary Club will host their annual Carol Fest for the 37th year!   The Trail Maple Leaf band will be warming everyone up as they enter from 7:15 pm, followed by... more »

Sunday Cinema - The Farewell

December 15
Sun @ 4:30 - 6:10 pm

In this funny, uplifting tale based on an actual lie, the headstrong Billi (Awkwafina) returns to China when her beloved grandmother is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Although the whole family knows their beloved matriarch, Nai-Nai, has been given... more »

SOLD OUT - Jazz at the Griff: Joy of Cooking

January 9 @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Trail & District Arts Council's Jazz at the Griff Series presents Joy of Cooking featuring the music of Nat King Cole. Led by guitarist Doug Stephenson, this ensemble is the very definition of cool, easy-listening jazz. With Rick Lingard on... more »

Allison Girvan & Laura Landsberg - Feels like Home. Part of TDAC's Performing Arts Trail series

January 21
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

TDAC presents the Performing Arts Trail Series Allison Girvan and Laura Landsberg have joined together for  Feels Like Home  and will be joined on stage by guitarist Paul Landsberg, violinist Don Macdonald, Dylan Ferris on mandolin and... more »

Jazz at the Griff: Afternoon Tea and Jazz with the Melody Diachun Quartet

February 13
Thu @ 2:30 - 4:30 pm

Hang out with friends or treat your sweetie to Trail & District Arts Council’s Afternoon Tea & Jazz with the Melody Diachun Quartet. JUNO and National Jazz Awards nominated vocalist Melody Diachun and her acoustic jazz quartet will charm you... more »

Jazz at the Griff: Afternoon Tea with Tiny Islands

March 12 @ 2:30 - 4:00 pm

Tiny Islands bring the jazz, swing and funk to the afternoon tea show at Trail & District Arts Council's Jazz at the Griff. Enjoy complimentary tea and a cookie served to you as you relax at your table in the intimate jazz club setting.  ... more »

Teck Family Series - Kellie Haines Ventriloquist: A Birdy Told Me so

April 26 @ 2 - 3 pm

Eight-year-old Kellie doesn’t feel like she fits in until she receives a gift that talks on its own! Kellie meets Magrau, a chatty bird puppet who makes people laugh. When Magrau signs them up for the school talent show Kellie is mortified. The... more »

Kootenay Danceworks presents The Nutcracker

December 7 + 8

  The Nutcracker comes to Trail to delight audiences young and old. This sparkling Holiday classic is a festive feast for the senses with enchanting costumes, timeless choreography and a brilliant score by Tchaikovsky.  Join young... more »

Studio Labelle Dance presents When The Stage Saved Scrooge

December 15 @ 6 - 8 pm

What if the excitement of "Theatre Life" was the driving force of Mr.Scrooge's change of heart?   A Musical Theatre spin on a classic tale.    A little bit Broadway, a little bit ghostly, a lot of fun!   Come enjoy an evening... more »

Improvisation and The Clown workshop--with Travis Bernhardt

January 16 @ 6 - 9 pm

Want to pump up your stage presence? Connect with your audience more directly, and expand your imagination and physical range?   Using techniques from the world of clown and bouffon, Travis Bernhardt will teach you to find the excitement in... more »

Sarah Hagen & Brendan McLeod: Exultation. Part of TDAC's Performing Arts Trail series

February 4
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

TDAC presents the Performing Arts Trail Series Classical pianist Sarah Hagen  &  spoken-word artist   Brendan McLeod join together for  Exultation , an intoxicating music and storytelling. Sarah Hagen, the 2015 BC... more »

SOLD OUT - Jazz at the Griff: Melody Diachun Quartet sing Sumner's Tales - The Music of Sting

February 13
Thu @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Please note: the Afternoon performance at 2:30 pm is still available. Melody Diachun and her acoustic jazz quartet charm you with "SUMNER’S TALES: The Music of Sting” at Trail & District Arts Council's Jazz at the Griff. Born Gordon Sumner,... more »

Jazz at the Griff: Tiny Islands

March 12 @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Trail & District Arts Council's Jazz at the Griff Series presents Vancouver's Tiny Islands. Energetic and playful, these musicians will bring New Orleans Jazz, swing, funk, and originals to the jazz club setting of The Griff! Tiny Island's tunes... more »

Teck Family Series - Alex Zerbe: The Zaniac

May 24 @ 2 - 3 pm

A self-described “human cartoon,” Alex Zerbe: The Zaniac is both super entertaining for the kids and for teens and adults. With captivating amounts of energy, two-time Guinness World Record holder Alex Zerbe moves like a rubber band from one end... more »

Sunday Cinema - The Goldfinch

December 8
Sun @ 4:30 - 7:00 pm

13-year-old New Yorker Theo Decker's life is turned upside-down when his mother is killed in a terrorist attack at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Confused in the rubble of the tragedy, he steals a priceless piece of art known as The Goldfinch. ... more »

St. Michael's Christmas Concert

December 19
Thu @ 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Don't miss St Michaels Christmas Concert! Enjoy music for the festive season in The Bailey Theatre. ... more »

E2: Travis Bernhardt - Unscriptured

January 17
Fri @ 7:30 - 8:30 pm

  The E2 Series returns to The Griff and its Fringe Fest roots with this improvised church service for a religion made up on the spot!! Enjoy the small club atmosphere for an up close artistic experience enjoyed with a beer or wine in our... more »

Snowed In Comedy Tour

February 5
Wed @ 8:00 - 10:15 pm

The Snowed In Comedy Tour has turned in to a Canadian success story, celebrating its twelfth year. The tour has now grown to be the largest in Canada with 70 cities from Coast to Coast. The tour has now performed in Australia, The US, France, and... more »

Élage Diouf. Part of TDAC's Performing Arts Trail series

February 18
Tue @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

TDAC presents the Performing Arts Trail Series Élage’s  Diouf's  music – a blend of pop, world, blues, folk and asiko - thrives at the artistic crossroad of artists like Carlinhos Brown, Peter Gabriel and Andres Cepeda. Singing... more »

E2: White Rabbit Red Rabbit

November 9 + March 14

The E2 Series returns to The Griff and its Fringe Fest roots! Enjoy the small club atmosphere for an up close artistic experience enjoyed with a beer or wine in our cabaret style setting.  Trail & District Arts Council, in association with... more »

Ron James - Full Throttle

June 11 @ 7:30 - 9:30 pm

RON JAMES... FULL THROTTLE!  Award-winning comedian  RON JAMES  has been selling out theatres for 15 years with his marathon, side-splitting, kinetically charged performances. Marshaling a comedian’s eye for satire and a writer’s... more »

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Town: Trail, BC