McMillan Arts Centre | Oceanside Community Arts Council

Joan Larson Shares her Stories of Sable Island


Please join us at the MAC to experience a wonderful evening of adventure as exhibiting artist Joan Larson shares her stories of the ‘Wild Horses Sable Island’.  This free event is Tuesday, August 5th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, is open to the public and light refreshments will be served. For more info call 250-248-8185 or email

Rio Samaya Band ….Live what U love

pancho and sal

With a style that flows through the folkloric traditions of Central and South America,  Rio Samaya music is inseparably tied to the natural pulse of our planet.  Come and hear them play on Monday, August 18th at the McMillan Arts Centre. Based in Vancouver, the Rio Samaya Band is made up of Pancho and Sal, partners in life as well…

The Rakish Angles

“One of Canada’s most Progressive String bands.” British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast is a tranquil neck-of-the-woods beside the Pacific Ocean that resonates with a woody timbre. This unique place conjured up a definitive sonic quartet called The Rakish Angles. New-grass, Latin, gypsy-jazz, old-time music. None of these styles were born there, yet they have given inspiration to the vision of these…

The Erika Phillips Quartet

Erika Phillips

The Erika Phillips Quartet is an exciting new jazz group based in Nanaimo, BC. It features the rich, soulful vocals of singer, composer and arranger Erika Phillips in a wide range of original compositions, updated standards, Latin and funk tunes. The band’s fresh new take on traditional favourites, along with the sensitive playing of some of the Island’s most skilled…

Oceanside Classical Concerts – Launch Event

Oceanside Concerts

The Oceanside Community Arts Council is launching a classical music concert series in Oceanside. The 2014-2015 season features three concerts by prominent Canadian artists of international stature who are guaranteed to entertain the audience with high calibre performances of classical music. Oceanside Classical Concerts is presented by Oceanside Community Arts Council and corporate sponsor, The Beach Club Resort. The public…