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Gordon Lightfoot and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band – Oct 2014

We know life can get busy but one of the great ways to soothe a weary soul is through music! There are two fantastic concerts coming up in October that you will want to grab tickets for fast.

Gordon Lightfoot playing guitar The Royal Theatre is a Renaissance-style theatre in Victoria, BC that first opened in 1913. This intimate theatre has been privileged to host some of the greatest performers of this century. Coming up October 22-23, 2014, Gordon Lightfoot will take the stage as part of his Canadian Tour. He was inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001, has been nominated for 5 Grammy Awards, and has taken home no less than 15 Juno Awards—he is truly a musical legend.

The Cowichan Theatre is another great place on the Island to see high quality performing arts. Located in Duncan, BC this theatre will be hosting the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band on October 30, 2014. It is incredible to see a band that has stood the test of time for almost 5 decades and is still finding ways to make unique, quality, memorable music. The NGDB has had multi-platinum and gold records, multiple awards and nominations, and many songs that are in the Grammy Hall of Fame.


Gordon Lightfoot – Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 – Thursday, October 23rd, 2014. Shows start at 8:00 PM at the Royal Theatre in Victoria, BC.

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band – Thursday, October 30th, 2014. Show starts at 7:30 PM at the Cowichan Theatre in Duncan, BC.Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

We can’t say it enough that fall is simply a wonderful time to be here on Vancouver Island. The fair weather, the exquisite beauty, the abundance of fun events going on, and shows like this beckon visitors from all over. Don’t let this season pass you by before taking some time for yourself—skip the standard hotel in town and travel up Malahat Mountain just a ways and stay with us at the stunning Prancing Horse Retreat. Our Victorian Villa is one place you will never forget and will not want to leave. Contact us for reservation information by calling (250) 743-9378. Our seasonal specials are incredible—plan your fall retreat today!



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