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Thu. Aug 29

Live Music Strings & Things Jam Nite at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Starts 9pm Name that Tune at Billy D's Pub. Starts 8:30PM.

Fri. Aug 30

Live Music Blue Collar are playing tonight at The Griffin Pub. Call for the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Live Music Des Larson is in the Acoustic Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Karaoke at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. Live Music Doug Anderson at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 7:30PM.

Sat. Aug 31

Name that Tune with VaLori & Friends at The Griffin Pub. Take the Griffin

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Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Live Music Fusion Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Live Music at Billy D's Pub. Hosted by Mitch Currie Starts 8:30PM. Live Music Remedy is at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm1am. UFC 165 Henderson vs. Pettis on the big screen at The Avalanche Bar & Grill. 7pm $5 donation. UFC 165 Henderson vs. Pettis on the big screen at The Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 7pm. No Cover. Live Music Machine Gun Kelly "Live Rock" performs at the Mex Pub starts at 9pm No Cover. Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music Kevin Mitchell is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 7PM

Sun. Sept. 1 Celebrating 16 years of the simple things

Karaoke tonight at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 9pm Live Music Blaine Dunaway is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 12PM

Live Music Blues Jam at the Cumberland Hotel. Hosted by David Spraggee 8:3011:30pm. Karaoke Loonie Tunes where you could win up to 1000 Loonies! Mex Pub starts at 9pm

Mon. Sept 2 Pool Tournament and Poker night at The Griffin Pub. Everyone Welcome! Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250-339-4466

Thu. Sept. 5 Live Music Strings & Things Jam Nite at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Starts 9pm Live Music Open Jam night with Barry & friends at the Mex Pub. Starts 8pm Name that Tune at Billy D's Pub. Starts 8:30PM. Live Music Bee Wolf Ray is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 6:30PM

Tue. Sept 3 Live Music Bruce and Judy Wing host the First Tuesday Fundraiser at the Mex Pub. Special guest Sue Pyper is raising funds for the CV Hospice Society. Starts 7:30pm Cover by donation.

Fri. Sept. 6

Wed. Sept. 4

Live Music Bootleg are playing tonight at The Griffin Pub. Call for the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Live Music Acoustic Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM.

Wacky Wednesdays at the Griffin Pub with $3 Appy menu and Rob Petrie at the Piano Bar. Live Music Wine Wednesdays at The Prime Chophouse 7:30-11PM.

Original art and

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Live Music Flavor Night with Mitch & Friends at the Mex Pub. 9:30 Cover @ Door. Live Music Lori J Ward, Emily Spiller, Em.ash & Allspice are playing tonight at The Waverley Hotel. It's going to be an awesome night! Doors @ 9:30pm $10 Live Music Justin LaCroix is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 7:30PM Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Karaoke at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am.

Sat. Sept. 7 Name that Tune with VaLori & Friends at The Griffin Pub. Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250-339-4466 Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music Enablers are at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. Karaoke at the Mex Pub. Starts 9pm.

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Live Music Fusion Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Live Music at Billy D's Pub. Hosted by Mitch Currie Starts 8:30PM. Live Music Silk Pajamas is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 4PM

Sun. Sept. 8 Karaoke tonight at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 9pm Live Music Blaine Dunaway is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 12PM

Mon. Sept 9 Pool Tournament and Poker night at The Griffin Pub. Everyone Welcome! Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250-339-4466

Tue. Sept 10 Live Music Open Jam night Mitch & Friends at the Mex Pub. 9:30 Cover @ Door.

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Book The Grotto for Your Next Party! 250-897-0081 5th Street, Courtenay unionstreetgrill.ca

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freshSEAFOOD FRESH! Did you know you can buy fish and seafood direct from fishermen at the Comox Harbour Marina? When the boats come in, it's time to feast on a huge variety of seafood from our local waters. When it is in season, you can get salmon, tuna, shrimp, cod, halibut, lingcod, prawns and crab. Fresh Prawns Fishermans' Wharf Comox, BC

The Dockside Sales area is located on the cross floats on the east side of the Harbour at the bottom of the ramp. Visit comoxharbour.com/buy-fish or call 250-339-6041 for details

A Southwestern Café Our Food is prepared fresh daily on the premises serving a delicious variety of

... more Wed. Sept. 11 Wacky Wednesdays at the Griffin Pub with $3 Appy menu and Rob Petrie at the Piano Bar. Karaoke Loonie Tunes where you could win up to 1000 Loonies! Mex Pub starts at 9pm Live Music Wine Wednesdays at The Prime Chophouse 7:30-11PM. Live Music Blues Jam at the Cumberland Hotel. Hosted by David Spraggee 8:3011:30pm.

Thu. Sept. 12 Live Music The Georgia Strait Jazz Society presents The Lensmen at The Avalanche Bar & Grill. 7:30pm $5 donation.

In the Courtyard on the Corner of 5th & Cliffe | 250.338.8885

Fri. Sept. 13 Live Music Enablers are playing tonight at The Griffin Pub. Call for the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Karaoke Super fun at the Mex Pub. 9pm. Live Music Forbidden Jazz

Dining Room, Lounge OPeN FOR LuNcH & patio WeD–sAT

Name that Tune with VaLori & Friends at The Griffin Pub. Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Live Music Machine Gun Kelly sends out some live rock at the Mex Pub. 9:30 No Cover. Live Music Fusion Lounge

Sun. Sept. 15 Karaoke tonight at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 9pm Live Music Blaine Dunaway is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 12PM

Wed, Fri & sat Night Headquarters Road

Open Tues 5pm- Late Wed through sat 11:30am-Late sun 5pm - Late

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Downtown Courtenay

5th St.

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www.primechophouse.ca 1089 Braidwood st, courtenay, Bc

Friendly Atmosphere

Sat. Sept. 14

at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music Tim Williams is at the Cumberland Hotel hosted by Island MusicFest. Awesome show! Tickets are $20+GST. Starts 9pm. Live Music at Billy D's Pub. Hosted by Mitch Currie Starts 8:30PM.

The Thai Food Destination in the Comox Valley

Parking behind building by Central Builders

Gourmet Pub Food

is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 7:30PM Karaoke at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. Live Music Acoustic Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Live Music Orkestar Slivovica is playing tonight at The Waverley Hotel. Crooked rhythms & exotic scales! Doors @ 9:30pm $15 adv.

Live Music

flavourful, colourful and healthy southwestern food BIGGEST Licenced Patio on 5th St.

Live Music Strings & Things Jam Nite at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Starts 9pm Name that Tune at Billy D's Pub. Starts 8:30PM. Live Music Open Jam night with Barry & friends at the Mex Pub. Starts 8pm

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Eat Healthy, Eat Tasty Corner of 8th & Fitzgerald www.kinareethai.ca

250-898-8639

Since 1907 Made Fresh, In-House Affordable Prices Large Portions

THE VALLEY’S BEST LIVE MUSIC VENUE By Cumberland Village Works

DOWNTOWN CUMBERLAND

250-336-8322 • www.waverleyhotel.ca

CHECK OUT OUR HUGE PATIO! Perfect for dining & watching the planes!

LIVE MUSIC FRIDAY NIGHTS

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Take the Shuttle to and from your home! Kilmorley Rd.

white or whole wheat wraps only $6

Delivery Available • Drive Thru

Locally Owned

279 Puntledge Road 250-338-2299

Eat In Take Out Drive Thru

Ryan Rd.

Open Mon to Sat, 11am to 6pm

SATURDAYS

Name that Tune With VaLori & Friends

MONDAYS

Sept 7 Enablers Sept 14 Musicfest Presents Tim Williams Sept 21 Big Daddy Sept 27 DJ Funktion Night

Poker Night & Pool Tournament everyone welcome

WEDNESDAYS

$3 Appys & Piano Bar with Rob Petrie

Find us on Facebook! “Griffin Pub Comox”

CFB Comox

Little River Rd.

Greek Gyros & East Coast Donairs

SOMETHING for EVERYONE

LIVE MUSIC RIGHT HERE 9PM-1AM

The Griffin Liquor Store Opening Soon! 1496 Ryan Rd

SPECIAL!

Karaoke 9pm-1am

FRIDAYS

Sep tem ber 14 V.I. MusicFest

WEDNESDAYS

TIM WILLIAMS

Blues Jam 8:30-11:30 PM

Hosted by David Spragge • Prizes

Presents

Tix $20 Avail Here & www.islandmusicfest.com

(next to Goods Grocery)

1185 Kilmorley Rd. Comox (250) 339-4466

2714 Dunsmuir Ave., Cumberland 250-336-8844

www.cumberlandhotel.ca


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Mon. Sept 16

Pool Tournament and Poker night at The Griffin Pub. Everyone Welcome! Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250-339-4466

Tue. Sept 17 Live Music Open Jam night Mitch & Friends at the Mex Pub. 9:30 Cover @ Door.

Wed. Sept. 18 Wacky Wednesdays at the Griffin Pub with $3 Appy menu and Rob Petrie at the Piano Bar. Karaoke Loonie Tunes where you could win up to 1000 Loonies! Mex Pub starts at 9pm. Live Music Wine Wednesdays at The Prime Chophouse 7:30-11PM. Live Music Blues Jam at the Cumberland Hotel. Hosted by David Spraggee 8:3011:30pm.

Thu. Sept. 19 Comedy Night The Avalanche Bar and Grill is presenting laughs and chuckles. 9pm $10 Cover. Live Music Open Jam night with Barry & friends at the Mex Pub. Starts 8pm Name that Tune at Billy D's Pub. Starts 8:30PM. Live Music Strings & Things Jam Nite at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Starts 9pm

Fri. Sept. 20 Live Music Blue Collar are playing tonight at The Griffin Pub. Call for the Griffin Shuttle

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there and back 250-339-4466 Live Music Jellyfish Jam Productions at the Mex Pub. 9:30 Cover @ Door. Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music Acoustic Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Karaoke at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. Live Music Blaine Dunaway is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 7:30PM

Sun. Sept. 22

Sat. Sept. 21

Live Music Open Jam night Mitch & Friends at the Mex Pub. 9:30 Cover @ Door.

Name that Tune with VaLori & Friends at The Griffin Pub. Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Live Music Curl, a all women rock band from Victoria is playing at the Mex Pub - a must see! 9:30 Cover @ Door. Live Music Fusion Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM. Live Music Big Daddy is at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. UFC 165 Jones vs. Gustafsson on the big screen at The Avalanche Bar & Grill. 7pm $5 donation. UFC 165 Jones vs. Gustafsson on the big screen at The Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 7pm. No Cover. Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music at Billy D's Pub. Hosted by Mitch Currie Starts 8:30PM.

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Karaoke tonight at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 9pm Live Music Blaine Dunaway is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 12PM

Mon. Sept 23 Pool Tournament and Poker night at The Griffin Pub. Everyone Welcome! Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250-339-4466

Tue. Sept 24

Wed. Sept. 25 Wacky Wednesdays at the Griffin Pub with $3 Appy menu and Rob Petrie at the Piano Bar.

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OPEN Sun 12-7:30pm, Mon 11am-8pm, Tues to Sat 11am-10pm

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bandprofile Keisja Cox melds her music with a message of kindness, compassion, and strength! At the tender age of 14 years old, she has played for many audiences showcasing her original works. Her quiet confidence resonates on stage and in her writing. It has been said she possesses wisdom far beyond her young age, and a voice that evokes emotion. This young Canadian singer and songwriter is one to follow and a must see!

Thu. Sept. 26 Live Music The Georgia Strait Jazz Society presents The Charity Munroe Band at The Avalanche Bar & Grill. 7:30pm $5 donation. Name that Tune at Billy D's Pub. Starts 8:30PM. Live Music Strings & Things Jam Nite at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Starts 9pm

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Karaoke Loonie Tunes where you could win up to 1000 Loonies! Mex Pub starts at 9pm Live Music Wine Wednesdays at The Prime Chophouse 7:30-11PM.v Live Music Blues Jam at the Cumberland Hotel. Hosted by David Spraggee 8:3011:30pm.

You can catch Keisja around town at venues like the Prime Chop House and Wine Bar She is an act you should not miss! Various Dates

OPEN LATE EVERY NIGHT • DANCE ‘TIL YOU DROP

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

ALL DAY EVERY DAY

SATURDAY AUGUST 31

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THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 12

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$3.75/ Bottle

Great Pub Food ‘Til Late! 8th Street Courtenay 250-331-0334

Avalanche 4x6

avalanchebar.ca MONDAYS Karaoke

The Lensmen

UFC 164

Join our Loonie Draw

Starts 7pm • Cover $5

WEDNESDAYS Pool & Poker THURSDAYS

275 8th Street Courtenay

Presented by the Georgia Straight Jazz Society

Starts 7:30pm • $5 Donation

WINE TASTING: Beaumont Family Estate Wine

across from Shoppers Drug Mart

250-331-0111

Jazz Night with the Georgia Straight Jazz Society Comedy Night

ENTER TO WIN:

LOTS OF DEALS IN THE STORE!

SAT AUG 31 3-7 PM

BUD BEACH CHAIRS • BUD UMBRELLA PADDLE BOARD • SKIM BOARD PATIO SWING CHAIR

3rd Thursday of Each Month

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS DJ Mike on the Mic Top 40 & Requests

Licensed Premises 450 Ryan Rd. Courtenay Big Green Cactus | Bottom of Ryan Road

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Live Music Open Jam night with Barry & friends at the Mex Pub. Starts 8pm

Fri. Sept. 27 Live Music Blue Collar are playing tonight at The Griffin Pub. Call for the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Karaoke at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. Live Music Wax Candy with DJ's Mike Cash, Skian & Friends are at the Mex Pub. 9:30 Cover @ Door. Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music Adam's Rib out of Toronto are playing at The Avalanche Bar & Grill. 9pm. Live Music Acoustic Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM.

Sun. Sept. 29

Mon. Sept 30

Karaoke tonight at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. 9pm Live Music Blaine Dunaway is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 12PM

Pool Tournament and Poker night at The Griffin Pub. Everyone Welcome! Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250-339-4466

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COMEDY| Red Green September 20th Sid Williams Theatre

Canada's foremost handyman, who became famous for such things as duct tape, Possum Lodge, and his own unique style of humour and wisdom now shares his thoughts on "How to do everything"

MUSIC |Sue Pyper

First Tuesday Fundraiser September 3rd at the Mex Pub

Sue Pyper is also an exceptional live performer who can bring you to tears with her poignant lyrics and haunting voice, or have you laughing in the aisles with her witty repartee and musical comedy. .

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Live Music Elliott Brood is playing tonight at The Waverley Hotel. Toronto Trio will amaze you! Doors @ 9:30pm $20

OPEN 10-10 EVERY DAY 8-2225 Guthrie Rd. Comox 250-339-9121

Live Music at Billy D's Pub. Hosted by Mitch Currie Starts 8:30PM.

WEEKLY AFTER 4 PM

Sat. Sept. 28 Name that Tune with VaLori & Friends at The Griffin Pub. Take the Griffin Shuttle there and back 250339-4466 Dance Music DJ Inhale is pumping beats at the Flying Canoe West Coast Pub. Live Music DJ Funktion Night at the Cumberland Hotel. 9pm-1am. Live Music Jagsters are playing live rock at the Mex Pub. 9:30 No Cover @ Door. Live Music Black Swan Fiddlers is at The Zocalo Cafe. Starts 7:30PM Live Music Fusion Lounge at The Prime Chophouse 8-11PM.

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SUNDAY TO TUESDAY

FRIDAYS

DOUBLE DOWN

PRIME RIB NIGHT

$25 Dinner Menu for two.

THIS MONTH AT THE MEX SEPT 3 • 7:30PM | Cover/Donation @ door. SEPT. 20 • 9:30PM | Cover @ door. FIRST TUESDAY FUNDRAISER JELLYFISH JAM PRODUCTIONS Hosted by Bruce & Judy Wing. Special Guests Sue Pyper.

SEPT 6 • 9:30PM | Cover @ door. FLAVOR NIGHT w/Mitch & Friends SEPT 7 • 9:00PM | No Cover @ door. SATURDAY NIGHT KARAOKE SEPT 13 • 9:00PM | No Cover @ door. FRIDAY NIGHT KARAOKE SEPT. 14 • 9:30PM | No Cover @ door. MACHINE GUN KELLY Live Rock

SEPT. 21 • 9:30PM | No Cover @ door. CURL All Female ROCK from Victoria

A MUST SEE!

Starting at $15.95

WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS

SATURDAYS

NIGHT OUT

BURGER MADNESS

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THURSDAYS

Purchase any burger on the menu

SATURDAYS SURF AND TURF $22

STEAK YOUR CLAIM

$25 for Two Steak Dinners

SEPT. 27 • 9:30PM | Cover @ door. WAX CANDY with DJs Mike Cash, Skian and Friends.

SEPT. 28 • 9:30PM | No Cover @ door. JAGSTERS Live Rock

Wed–Sat • Open Until

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Appies served Fri. & Sat. nights til Midnight

1001 Ryan Road • MexPub.ca

CHANCES PLAYTIME COURTENAY 361 Hunt Road, Courtenay playtimegaming.com 2 BLOCKS EAST OF SUPERSTORE BEHIND THE POST OFFICE

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August 29, 2013  

Section W of the August 29, 2013 edition of the Comox Valley Record

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