Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre

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The Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre is the premier entertainment venue in the charming city of Vernon, British Columbia. Situated conveniently between Vancouver, British Columbia and Calgary Alberta, Vernon is the largest city in the North end of the picturesque Okanagan Valley.

Built in 2001, this facility boasts well-appointed backstage areas, a superb support staff and one of the most comfortable auditoriums in the province. Enjoy superior sound coverage and quality with less reliance on rental gear with the Centre's exceptional Meyer Mina digital sound system installed in 2013.

Performers, presenters and audiences alike regularly comment that this is one of the best facilities they have ever experienced. We encourage you to come and see for yourself!

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Upcoming Events

Elvis On Tour Live Elvis On Tour Live

Elvis On Tour Live

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Sat, Apr 11, 2020 At 7:30pm

Multiple Award Winning ETA Eli Williams authentically recreates Elvis on Tour. LIVE. Big Band, Big Sound, The King as he was!

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Afrique en Cirque Afrique en Cirque

Afrique en Cirque

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Wed, Apr 22, 2020 At 7:00pm

A SPOTLIGHT Special Presentation! A group of amazing acrobats, along with their live musicians, run authentic choreography on the frantic rhythms of djembes from Guinea, radiating the diversity of traditional African arts combined with the virtuosity of the North American modern circus performance.

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Buzz Brass Buzz Brass

Buzz Brass

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Sun, Apr 26, 2020 At 7:30pm

Buzz Brass - What’s the Buzz? “Exceptional musicianship”, that’s what! Hear how a quintet can sound like an orchestra! In little more than fifteen years Buzz Brass has become world renowned for their energy, their musical transcriptions and their ability to communicate with the audience. Five amazing musicians blending and bending the sound of brass as never before.

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Martin Barre Performs Classic JethroTull Martin Barre Performs Classic JethroTull

Martin Barre Performs Classic JethroTull

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Mon, Apr 27, 2020 At 7:30pm

In 1969, a band of four English musicians arrived in New York and literally took America by storm. Over the next 50 years, this legendary band accumulated over 65 million record sales and a following of loyal fans that are the envy of rock bands worldwide! This band was Jethro Tull. Martin Barre is celebrating the history of Jethro Tull, with a ‘Tour of Tours’...

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Mariachi Los Dorados Mariachi Los Dorados

Mariachi Los Dorados

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Fri, May 1, 2020 At 7:00pm

Okanagan Latin Association & Artemex are proud to present Mariachi Los Dorados to the Okanagan! Expect a lively, colorful and cultural musical performance featuring 10 musicians playing violins, Spanish guitars, trumpets, vihuelas and bass guitars. Wearing their traditional charro uniforms Mariachi Los Dorados promises an amazing performance you won’t want to miss!

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OSO Ode to Joy OSO Ode to Joy

OSO Ode to Joy

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Sun, May 10, 2020 At 7:00pm

Cancelled

Regrettably, the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra has cancelled the concert Ode to Joy on Sun, May 10, 2020 to align with the BC Health Authority who has banned gatherings over 50 people and to support and protect our musicians and staff as well as the citizens of the communities in which we perform throughout the Okanagan. OSO subscribers and ticket holders will be notified about the concert cancellation ticket options either through the OSO and/or Ticket Seller.

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BEEGEES GOLD, The Ultimate BeeGees Tribute BEEGEES GOLD, The Ultimate BeeGees Tribute

BEEGEES GOLD, The Ultimate BeeGees Tribute

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Wed, May 13, 2020 At 7:00pm

From the same promoter that brought you "Hotel California" and "RUMOURS The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute", VaughnCo Entertainment is proud to present: BEEGEES GOLD, The Ultimate BeeGees Tribute

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Tapestry Tapestry

Tapestry

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Mon, May 25, 2020 At 7:30pm

Tapestry…. World Renowned Musical Tribute to Carole King Coming to Vernon May 25/2020

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Queen: It's a Kinda Magic Queen: It's a Kinda Magic

Queen: It's a Kinda Magic

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Fri, Jul 3, 2020 At 8:00pm

Direct from Australia, Queen: It’s a Kinda Magic is back by popular demand this Summer for their first Canadian national tour in two years! The show is set to again immerse fans in the spectacle, grandeur and extravagance of Queen and Freddie Mercury, but with an incredible new star on board things are looking bigger and better than ever! You’ve seen Bohemian Rhapsody at the cinemas, now see it all come alive on stage and in concert, with big sound, big screens, crazy lighting and outlandish costumes… the REAL ROCK EXPERIENCE!

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The Rocket Man - Tribute to Elton John The Rocket Man - Tribute to Elton John

The Rocket Man - Tribute to Elton John

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Thu, Sep 10, 2020 At 7:30pm

This Re-Scheduled show will be on sale soon!

This entertaining and engaging Stage Show will take you through a journey of Elton John and Billy Joel's biggest hits. Backed by a full live band and dancers, Ryan Langevin as Elton John and Billy Joel, will have you singing and dancing in your seats!

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Big Little Lions Big Little Lions

Big Little Lions

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Tue, Sep 22, 2020 At 7:00pm

This Re-Scheduled show will be on sale soon!

Big Little Lions performs at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre on Saturday, March 14 & Sunday, March 15 at 7:30pm. With the audience seated cabaret-style on stage, our SPOTLIGHT OnSTAGE Concert Series allows for audiences to relax and enjoy an up-close and personal concert in this intimate venue.

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RELIVE the Music 50s & 60s Rock N’ Roll SHOW RELIVE the Music 50s & 60s Rock N’ Roll SHOW

RELIVE the Music 50s & 60s Rock N’ Roll SHOW

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Fri, Sep 25, 2020 At 7:30pm

Back by popular demand with an updated show with new singers, new songs, new arrangements and more fun.

“Rock Opera Musical Concert with a Broadway feel with Live Band, Singers, Dancers, Tributes, Video and Trivia” A one of a kind show that takes the audience through Music History, Trivia & Memories of the 50’s & 60’s.

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An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Mon, Sep 28, 2020 At 7:00pm

This Re-Scheduled show will be on sale soon!

In 1960, Jane Goodall walked into the forests of Tanzania to begin her groundbreaking research on chimpanzees. Her observations revolutionized the field of primatology. Join Dr. Goodall as she shares stories from her extraordinary life and how we can all work together to live in harmony with nature.

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Queen: It's a Kinda Magic Queen: It's a Kinda Magic

Queen: It's a Kinda Magic

 Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Sat, May 15, 2021 At 8:00pm

Direct from Australia, Queen: It’s a Kinda Magic is back by popular demand this Summer for their first Canadian national tour in two years! The show is set to again immerse fans in the spectacle, grandeur and extravagance of Queen and Freddie Mercury, but with an incredible new star on board things are looking bigger and better than ever! You’ve seen Bohemian Rhapsody at the cinemas, now see it all come alive on stage and in concert, with big sound, big screens, crazy lighting and outlandish costumes… the REAL ROCK EXPERIENCE!

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