Business card

Squeezebox Circle: Calendar, Event, & Festivals

- All things accordion for Vancouver, BC (Canada)

HomeResources ~ Links ~ Homework ~ Musicians & Bands ~ Lessons ~ Accordion Noir Society ~ Merch ~ Comics  ~ Contact

Contact: To add your event, band, or other resource to this website - or for more information, email us

First Thursday of every month - Squeezebox Circle get-together;  Spartacus Books. The next session will be September 7th 8 pm  - 3378 Findlay (just off Commercial Drive at 18t


Aug 19

Cotati 2017

Accordion Noir Fest

Geoff Berner Sept 9

x

Vancouver Accordion Events:
  • August 18, 8.30 pm - Breaking Boundaries - Cafe Deux Soleils
  • August 19, 3 pm - Vines Art Festival presents Son Bohemio - gipsy bohemian music w. Elaine Joe on accordion. Trout Lake Park, free
  • August 19, 7 pm - The Wayward Hearts host The Holy Roller Revue - Fox Cabaret
  • August 20, 4.30-7.30 - Blues in the City Concert series presents Blues Power with Gary Comeau, Sibel Thrasher, Willie Macalder and more, Fairview Pub, 898 W Broadway $15
  • August 22, 7 pm - Squeezebox Circle Orchestra - Jericho Folk Club, Jericho Sailing Centre, 1300 Discovery
  • August 31, 8 pm - DAKHABRAKHAETHNOCHAOS FROM UKRAINE + Zeelia, Rio Theatre, 1660 East Broadway, $25
  • September 5, 7.30 pm: Concert of Traditional Finnish Accordion Music by Antti Paalanen, Scandinavian Community Centre, 6540 Thomas Street, Burnaby
  • September 7, 8 pm: Squeezebox Circle get-together;  Spartacus Books - 3378 Findlay (just off Commercial Drive at 18th)
  • September 7-10 - 10th Annual Accordion Noir Festival  - full schedule!
  • September 9, 7.30 pm - Accordion Noir Fest presents Geoff Berner album release Extravanganza with Russia's Iva Nova and Victoria's Button and String, Russian Hall - 600 Campbell
  • September 15, 8 pm - Rogue Folk presents The Bills - Rogue Folk Club, 3214 W 10th
  • September 17, 2-4 pm - Squeezebox Circle Orchestra - Lighthouse Park, Point Atkinson Light Station, West Vancouver
Ongoing events
  • Every  Wednesday, 10-11pm - Accordion Noir radio show CFRO 100.5 FM or anytime at http://accordionnoir.org
  • Every Friday: 7:30 to 10:30- Alpine music accordion get together- Austria Vancouver Club, 5851 Westminster Highway, Richmond- all welcome!
  • Every Friday evening - 'International music' on accordion + guitar by our friend Rick W. - Jagerhof Alpine Restaurant, 71 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver
  • Every Sunday, 7-10 pm: Gary Comeau & Cannery Row, Ouisi Bistro, 3014 Granville
  • First Thursday of every month, 8 pm - Squeezebox Circle get-together;  Spartacus Books, 3378 Findlay (just off Commercial Drive at 18th)
  • First Sunday of every month, 2 pm - Victoria Accordion Club - Victoria Edelweiss Club, 108 Niagara Street
  • Second Thursday of every month - Black Bear Rebel Ceilidh Band - Black Bear Pub, 1177 Lynn Valley Road, North Vancouver.
  • Third Thursday of every month - Balkan dance party - "Balkan Shmalkan headlines a night of wedding and funeral music from Balkan and Klezmer traditions. This music is largely festive, upbeat dance music, vibrantly performed on brass, reed and percussion instruments with vocals in a variety of languages. Each month also features a set by different Balkan or Kelzmer guest band. Bring your dancing shoes and be prepared to go all night." - WISE Hall & Lounge, 1882 Adanace (at Victoria).
  • Roma Swing Ensemble - Thursdays, 7-10 pm: East is East, 4413 Main Street: Saturdays (7-10pm) & Sundays, (7:30-10 pm) East is East, 3239 West Broadway
Accordion-friendly festivals (in BC):
Accordion-friendly festivals (everywhere else):