It is currently Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:32 pm

All times are UTC - 6 hours

Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Canada Vancouver? Banff?
PostPosted: Thu Apr 20, 2006 9:19 pm 

Joined: Mon Mar 31, 2003 2:31 am
Posts: 303
Location: Melrose

i'm going to be in Vancouver and maybe Banff this summer: any sessions, whistlers or C&Fers round that neck of the forest?


Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Apr 27, 2006 11:17 pm 

Joined: Tue Jul 13, 2004 9:51 pm
Posts: 106
Location: Left Coast of Canada
There are popular sessions at the Wolf and Hound in Vancouver, on Broadway at Dunbar Street on the West side. Monday night is a beginner session and is big. Wednesday night is geared more toward intermediate/advanced players, and tends to have fewer players.
I'm reporting this to you but I haven't attended these; friends of mine attend regularly.
If you don't mind ferry rides, you can check out our little session at the Snug Cafe on Bowen Island every Friday from 7-10pm. It's a twenty minute ferry from Horseshoe Bay, which itself is a twenty minute drive from Vancouver. The Snug Cafe is a few steps from the ferry slip, and the last ferry leaves the island at 10:05 pm.
Small session, heavy on flute/whistle. Mostly Irish with some Scottish. Mixed tempo. Mixed ability. And the island is lovely and the ferry ride is fun.
We do a bit of a headcount in the days before session to get a sense of the numbers, so ping me closer to your visit if you want to venture out and I could let you know how busy we're likely to be.
Cheers, Mike

Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 6 hours

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group
[ Time : 0.109s | 11 Queries | GZIP : On ]