Local Entertainment

Casting company seeks Agassiz extras

Casting company seeks Agassiz extras

Application deadline is Wednesday

Casting company seeks Agassiz extras
The 2020 Fraser Valley Music Awards are set for Nov. 19. (Submitted)

Over $10,000 up for grabs at 2020 Fraser Valley Music Awards

Fifth annual event accepting submissions until Oct. 19, show set for Nov. 19

The 2020 Fraser Valley Music Awards are set for Nov. 19. (Submitted)
Local photographer Wolf Drescher spotted film crews set up along Esplanade Avenue in front of Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake on Thursday, October 1. Film production crews working on ‘Solitary’ will be around the area until October 23. (Contributed Photo/Wolf Drescher)
Local photographer Wolf Drescher spotted film crews set up along Esplanade Avenue in front of Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake on Thursday, October 1. Film production crews working on ‘Solitary’ will be around the area until October 23. (Contributed Photo/Wolf Drescher)
video
Beaver in Downtown Vancouver
First 2021 full moon named Wolf Moon
Ordinary Day
Agassiz Harrison Museum Christmas 2020
Tourists and film crew members milled about on Esplanade Avenue in Harrison during the filming of “Neverbrides.” “Solitary” will be filming in East Sector Park. (Adam Louis/Observer)
Tourists and film crew members milled about on Esplanade Avenue in Harrison during the filming of “Neverbrides.” “Solitary” will be filming in East Sector Park. (Adam Louis/Observer)
Chris Funk redefines wonder as he combines intuition, influence, and illusion with hilarious comedy to provide witty magic that wows. He’s at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre Oct. 9 and 10, 2020. (Submitted to The Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack illusionist Chris Funk brings live magic, music to Cultural Centre

‘You’ll see some creations that have made appearances on some of the largest television shows in the world’

Chris Funk redefines wonder as he combines intuition, influence, and illusion with hilarious comedy to provide witty magic that wows. He’s at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre Oct. 9 and 10, 2020. (Submitted to The Chilliwack Progress)
Kíla is set to perform on Saturday, September 26, in a virtual concert. (Contributed graphic/Kíla)

Irish folk supergroup Kíla set to perform on Saturday

Online concert will be available through Harrison Festival Society

Kíla is set to perform on Saturday, September 26, in a virtual concert. (Contributed graphic/Kíla)
Former MasterChef contestant and home cook Tammy Wood is seen here competing on Wall of Chefs for Food Network Canada. The episode featuring the Agassiz chef will air on Tuesday, September 15, at 7 p.m. PST. (Contributed Photo/Sossy Outdoors)

Tammy Wood earns top prize on Food Network’s ‘Wall of Chefs’

Former MasterChef contestant takes home $10,000 prize, beats out three other contenders

Former MasterChef contestant and home cook Tammy Wood is seen here competing on Wall of Chefs for Food Network Canada. The episode featuring the Agassiz chef will air on Tuesday, September 15, at 7 p.m. PST. (Contributed Photo/Sossy Outdoors)
Former MasterChef contestant and home cook Tammy Wood is seen here competing on Wall of Chefs for Food Network Canada. The episode featuring the Agassiz chef will air on Tuesday, September 15, at 7 p.m. PST. (Contributed Photo/Sossy Outdoors)

Agassiz chef set to compete on ‘Wall of Chefs’

Tammy Wood is a former MasterChef Canada contestant

Former MasterChef contestant and home cook Tammy Wood is seen here competing on Wall of Chefs for Food Network Canada. The episode featuring the Agassiz chef will air on Tuesday, September 15, at 7 p.m. PST. (Contributed Photo/Sossy Outdoors)
Alex Cuba is one of Canada’s most celebrated Latin artists. His blend of powerful guitar riffs, pop-soul sound and sugar-sweet voice have made him a mainstay in world music. For more about Cuba and his music, visit sublime.alexcuba.com. (Contributed Photo/Harrison Festival Society)

Alex Cuba to hit the ‘Still Running’ stage

Cuba is one of Canada’s most decorated Latin artists

Alex Cuba is one of Canada’s most celebrated Latin artists. His blend of powerful guitar riffs, pop-soul sound and sugar-sweet voice have made him a mainstay in world music. For more about Cuba and his music, visit sublime.alexcuba.com. (Contributed Photo/Harrison Festival Society)
Filming days for “Neverbrides” often stretched into the night throughout Agassiz-Harrison. (Contributed Photo/Fraser River Lodge)

‘My Best Friend’s Bouquet’: more details released about movie filmed in Agassiz-Harrison

Formerly ‘Neverbrides,’ the film premiers October 10 on the Hallmark Channel

Filming days for “Neverbrides” often stretched into the night throughout Agassiz-Harrison. (Contributed Photo/Fraser River Lodge)
The third and final video in the Still Running Concert Series, ‘Uprooted’, is now available, hosted by the Harrison Festival Society (Screenshot/Harrison Festival Society)

Still Running Online concert series releases final video

‘Uprooted’ is a mix of multiple genres and walks of life

The third and final video in the Still Running Concert Series, ‘Uprooted’, is now available, hosted by the Harrison Festival Society (Screenshot/Harrison Festival Society)
Canadian rock singer-songwriter, Barney Bentall, will be celebrating the Chilliwack Cultural Centre’s 10th anniversary with an in-person and live-streamed concert on Oct. 3, 2020. (Mark Maryanovich)

Celebrating a decade of A&E with free live-streamed concert at Chilliwack Cultural Centre

Centre releases fall lineup, including Barney Bentall performing for the 10th anniversary concert

Canadian rock singer-songwriter, Barney Bentall, will be celebrating the Chilliwack Cultural Centre’s 10th anniversary with an in-person and live-streamed concert on Oct. 3, 2020. (Mark Maryanovich)
Emily Taylor Adams singing on the waterfront stage at the ninth annual Bands on the Beach. (Chris Duchaine/Black Press Media)

Bands on the Beach 2020 unveils lineup

Old favourites and new songs coming Saturday

Emily Taylor Adams singing on the waterfront stage at the ninth annual Bands on the Beach. (Chris Duchaine/Black Press Media)
The Skeena Paintings by Ava P. Christl were on display at the Ranger Station Art Gallery. (Contributed Photo/Kent Harrison Arts Council)

Ranger Station Art Gallery closed until September

Construction improvements are underway

The Skeena Paintings by Ava P. Christl were on display at the Ranger Station Art Gallery. (Contributed Photo/Kent Harrison Arts Council)
(File photo/Vickie Legere)

Harrison Festival Society weekend workshops postponed

Poor weather forecasts have shelved the workshops for now

(File photo/Vickie Legere)
Ava Christl is the artist in residence at Ranger Station Art Gallery. Amid the pandemic and the closure of the gallery, she has kept herself busy through a variety of art projects. Her works, The Skeena Paintings, are on display now, and Ranger Station is open once more. (Adam Louis/Observer)

Ranger Station artist in residence keeps busy amid pandemic

‘I’d really like to encourage people to really come out and support the arts,’ Ava Christl says

Ava Christl is the artist in residence at Ranger Station Art Gallery. Amid the pandemic and the closure of the gallery, she has kept herself busy through a variety of art projects. Her works, The Skeena Paintings, are on display now, and Ranger Station is open once more. (Adam Louis/Observer)
File Photo/Bob Lampert

Vancouver Porsche Club rolling into Harrison this Saturday

Car show starts at about 10:30 a.m. at boat launch

File Photo/Bob Lampert
Bands on the Beach 2020 goes virtual

Bands on the Beach 2020 goes virtual

Lineup not yet announced by Tourism Harrison

Bands on the Beach 2020 goes virtual
Jill Barber is scheduled to perform at the Holberg Farm on August 15. Barber is a three-time JUNO Award nominated singer-songwriter. Tickets are available online at www.harrisonfestival.com (Contributed Photo/Harrison Festival Society)

Harrison Festival Society: Jill Barber up next in Still Running Concert series

Three-time JUNO nominee is set to perform in Agassiz on August 15

Jill Barber is scheduled to perform at the Holberg Farm on August 15. Barber is a three-time JUNO Award nominated singer-songwriter. Tickets are available online at www.harrisonfestival.com (Contributed Photo/Harrison Festival Society)
PHOTOS: ‘Neverbrides’ films at Fraser River Lodge

PHOTOS: ‘Neverbrides’ films at Fraser River Lodge

Harrison Hot Springs was not the only place in Agassiz-Harrison that saw…

PHOTOS: ‘Neverbrides’ films at Fraser River Lodge