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This Weekend!

Thanks again to everyone who came down to The Irish Times this last week for music!
Coming up this weekend we have shows at the Deep Cove Folk Club, The Nanaimo Bar, A Whiskey Hooley at The Yates Street Tap House, and The Irish Times on Monday Night.

Friday March 9th, 2018
Deep Cove folk Music Society
St. John’s United Church
10990 West Saanich Road
9:30PM – 10:30PM
www.deepcovefolk.ca

Saturday March 10th, 2018
The Nanaimo Bar
9:30PM – 12AM
2-75 Front St
Nanaimo, BC

Sunday March 11, 2018
Irish Whisky Hooley
Yates Street Tap House & Grill
759 Yates St.
2PM – 4PM
Tickets at: www.eventbrite.com/irishwhiskyhooley

Monday March 12, 2018
The Irish Times Pub
1200 Government Street
Victoria, BC
9PM – 12AM
Free

 

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Free Concert at the Bastion Square Public Market! Sunday June 4th

Thanks to everyone who we saw out in the past few days at the Sidney Street Market and the Moss Street Market! Today was our first ever performance at the Moss Street Market. We had a great time and are looking forward to playing there again!

Tomorrow we will be giving a performance in Victoria’s Bastion Square at the Sunday Public Market from 2PM-4PM. This is one of the few Markets that we perform at where our guests can sit on the patio in the sun and enjoy a cold drink!

Monday we will be back at the Irish Times Pub from 9PM-12:30AM.

Cheers!

Highland Games


Some pictures from the Victoria Highland Games yesterday! Knacker’s Yard will be performing again today (May 22nd) at the Celtic Music Tent from 4PM-5PM, then heading down to Victoria’s Irish Times Pub for an evening performance starting at 9PM!
Enjoy the sun! Looks like summer is finally on it’s way!

Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Fest
Irish Times Pub

 

Knacker’s Yard at the 154th Annual Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Fest (2017)

Knacker’s Yard will be performing at the 154th Annual Highland Games and Celtic Fest in Topaz Park, Victoria BC on Sunday May 21st & Monday May 22nd 2017.

Find us in the Celtic Music Tent @ 3-4PM on Sunday and 4-5PM on Monday.

Check out the schedule of events on the Highland Games website for full schedules of Dance and Music events at the Games. There is a lot to check out this year! See you there!

Also, see our other event listings – Knacker’s Yard will be performing in the evenings at various venues throughout the weekend.

154th Highland Games Evening events! May 19th and 21st

MAY 19 highland games kick offIn addition to our two sets at the 154th Victoria Highland Games, Knacker’s Yard have organized two evening events during the long weekend, in order to help out touring bands performing at the Games as well as provide evening entertainment for lovers of Celtic music and dance!

These events are meant to enhance the Highland Games experience by offering two evenings of traditional music, story telling, and dance. The concerts feature Knacker’s Yard, and the Victoria Irish Dancers, with special musical guests Old Black Rum on May 19th, and Vancouver’s Blackthorn on May 21st. Knacker’s Yard are proud to have Stephen Johnson (Nanaimo, BC) accompany them at these concerts on accordion, Irish flute and tin whistle.

17880003_441961346144278_3097609485846402866_oBoth evening concerts will be held downtown at the The Victoria Event Center located at 1415 Broad St., Victoria, BC. The shows are all ages licensed events, bar service for 19+ with ID.

Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door for each evening. Kids 12 and under are free! Tickets can be obtained from: ticketpeak.com/slainte

Please come out and support our efforts to bring you live music!

New Knacker’s Yard Special on Maui Celtic Radio!

New Celtic music, with an interview with Knacker’s Yard in Victoria, on the Maui Celtic Radio Show with Hamish this Sunday, January 8th, only on Blues and Roots Radio at www.bluesandrootsradio.com
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William FitzGerald, Wolf Edwards, Cam, and Hamish at Victoria’s Irish Times Pub “2016

“Broadcast: SUNDAY Australia 8pmQLD/9pmVIC, NZ 11pm, UK 10am, Europe 11am (Sat night 12am Hawaii), then again Sunday in Hawaii 11am-1pm, and 1-3pm US/Canada West coast, 2-4pm Mountain time, 3-5pm Central time, 4-6pm Eastern Time, and 9-11pm in Ireland & UK, 10pm-12 Europe. Thanks to our underwriters The Irish Rovers, Jason Wolford and Maui Celtic. Cheers!”
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Wolf and Hamish @ The Rover’s Retreat 2016. photo by Jennifer Fahrni

Thanks to Maui Celtic for supporting Knacker’s Yard! Cheers!

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Photo by Hamish Burgess 2016. Knackers Yard at Irish Times Pub in Victoria, Vancouver Island