Live Jazz – Jesse Lee & Rich Rabnett @ The Library Lounge
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Live Jazz with Jesse Lee (bass) & Rich Rabnett (guitar)

The Wailers | Nelson BC @ Spirit Bar Hume Hotel
Oct 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Legends, The Wailers continue their quest to bring reggae to the forefront of the world’s stage. We are proud to announce they will join us in Spiritbar at The Hume Hotel for an intimate and unforgettable performance!

Tuesday October 22nd
Doors @ 8:00 PM

Advance tickets $50 + fee available at the Hume Hotel & Spa
or online —> www.humehotel.com/spiritbar


19 + Event | Two pieces of ID Required



Liminal Life Writing @ Oxygen Art Centre
Oct 23 @ 1:00 am – 3:00 am

Liminal Life Writing with Rayya Liebich               

5 classes: October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Wednesdays 6 – 8 pm

Course Description:

Fuel for creativity and healing can be found by revisiting the liminal periods in our lives such as birth, grief and separation. Discover how to transform your life stories into powerful prose using literary genres such as micro memoir, creative non-fiction, and letter writing. Classes include guided prompts, peer feedback, and take home tools.

Bring your courage and pen.  All skill levels and life experience welcome.

Course Fee: $135.00     Material Fee: $5.00

TOTAL FEE: $140.00 

Family Date Night at Touchstones Nelson @ Touchstones Nelson Museum of Art & History
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring the whole family to visit Touchstones Nelson Museum of Art and History for FREE on Thursdays from 4 – 8pm and receive $5 off towards food or drink at the Hume Hotel General Store Restaurant.
Enjoy the two gallery spaces showing. Gallery A is Douglas Bentham: The Tablets – a metal collage sculptural installation and in Gallery B is The Kiltie Band: 100 Year Celebration Exhibit. As well as the second floor permanent exhibit showcasing Nelson and regional history, not to mention the amazing shop featuring over 100 local artisans and authors. Don’t forget the Art Lab an interactive arts area for kids of all ages.

Live Jazz – J Greg Walter @ The Library Lounge
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Live Jazz with J Greg Walter

Selkirk Pro-Musica presents Joe Trio @ St. Saviour's Pro-Cathedral
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Selkirk Pro-Musica presents Joe Trio on Wednesday, October 23, at St. Saviour’s Pro-Cathedral in Nelson. This Vancouver-based piano trio—known for diversity, versatility, and more than a little humour and unpredictability—will share the stage with clarinetist Nicola Everton, in a program guaranteed to unstuff the classics! Be prepared to hear a wide-ranging repertoire–from Papa Haydn to Uncle Shostakovich, new works by contemporary composers, and their own arrangements of popular, jazz and rock tunes. A night not to be missed!

Tickets are $20, available at Otter Books and at the door. Doors open at 7:00 and the show starts at 7:30 pm.

Paul Landsberg Live Guitar in the Library Lounge @ The Library Lounge
Oct 25 @ 6:00 am – 10:00 am

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Thursday 11am – Midnight
Friday and Saturday  11am – Midnight
Sunday 10:30am – 11pm

Live Jazz Schedule
Sunday – Nikko (Guitar)
Monday – Rich Rabnett (Guitar) & Guests
Tuesday – Paul Landsberg with Strings
Wednesday – Jesse Lee (Classical Guitar)
Thursday – J Greg Walter (Piano)

6-pm – 10pm Every Week

An Evening with Ricky Diamonds – Vegas Lounge Singer Parody Act @ Cantina del Centro
Oct 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Here’s something new, fresh and FREE! Our new favourite Vegas singer Ricky Diamonds makes his #NelsonBC debut at Cantina del Centro on Friday October 25, when he’s set to deliver a hilariously raucous performance of song, dance and indecent behaviour. Be prepared to raise a glass and get involved while busting a gut and being absolutely dazzled by his charm, wit and unique brand of humour – all free of charge! Just call us down & make a reservation on the night, specifying that you are coming down for the show. This is going to be an absolute blast and fill up fast so give us call if you like to be entertained

Top 40 DJ @ Finley's Bar and Grill
Oct 25 @ 9:00 pm

Our very own Finley’s DJ spinning Top 40, dance floor classics and your requests.

Painting the Portrait @ Oxygen Art Centre
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 12:00 am

Painting the Portrait Using Photographic Reference with Kristy Gordon

2 Classes: Oct. 26 & 27

Saturday & Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm

Course Description:
This two-day portrait painting from a photo workshop is designed to help students of all levels learn how to work from photographic reference while still achieving the appeal of a painting done from a live model.

Participants will learn how to achieve a better likeness as well as how to paint convincing flesh tones. Each day will include a painting demonstration, discussion and individual instruction at the easel. The beginner will learn fundamental principles such as how to mix colors and render form modeling. The more advanced student will discover how to take their work to the next level and achieve the finish that they desire.

Course Fee: $265    Material Fee: Material List Only