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Two Cowichan outdoor nativity shows featuring live animals family Christmas fare

The Shawnigan Alliance takes the stage this week and the Mormon Church the next. Why not enjoy both?

VIDEO: Miniature Christmas village makes trip to Youbou worthwhile

It’s a trip through a winter wonderland, all set up in a room at Cassy’s Coffee House in Youbou.

VIDEO: ‘The Messiah’ , with choir and symphony orchestra, comes to Duncan on Dec. 18

We know it by heart but we still love it: the Cowichan Symphony Society is presenting ‘Messiah’

VIDEO: Winter Harp and The Killer, Cash, and The King take stage

These two great shows couldn’t be more different. They’re yours to enjoy next week.

COLUMN: Holiday concerts galore on the menu this week

From one end of the Valley to the other, there’s lots of seasonal music to enjoy.

The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer on big Laketown Ranch stage at High Times
    A Christmas Carol at the Belfry Theatre
      Onegin fills the Belfry Theatre
        The Handmaid's Tale more believable in Trump era: Atwood

          VIDEO: Furry fun and canine comedy take the stage when Las Vegas act comes to Duncan

          These animals will crack you up as they steal the show in this family-friendly holliday offering.

          Celtic Rhythms and Summit score big with seasonal dance show

          With two studios joining forces, the big Christmas dance eventing Dec. 2 was indeed an extravaganza.

          VIDEO: George Canyon leads second wave of 2018’s Sunfest stars

          The huge stage at Laketown Ranch is going to be awash in talent this coming summer.

          VIDEO: Christmas blue with Uncle Wiggly in Duncan

          The seven-piece Victoria-based band has been around since 1978.

          Column: Awards, holiday fun and all that jazz

          You may have noted in passing that I use the words “red-letter day” in my stories now and then.

          Concenti Singers and Cowichan Valley Youth Choir join voices for Christmas show Dec. 3

          With a surprising mixture of voices, this show will offer a stylish, special tribute to the season

          Column with VIDEO: The approaching holiday season means music, music, music

          From fun variety shows to the formal beauty of traditional carols, enjoy it all at these concerts

          Renowned cellist joins Victoria Symphony for event Saturday in Duncan

          New conductor Christian Kluxen leads the orchestra in an evening of exceptional music

          Review: Great cast highlights ‘All-Inclusive Christmas’ at Chemainus Theatre

          The Cornwalls’ All-Inclusive Cancun Christmas is an ’80s flashback that will make you giggle

          VIDEO: Hilarity rules when nuns get in the Christmas mood

          Zany musical Nuncrackers is family-friendly way to kick off the holiday season

          Chemainus writer publishes first novel

          A Hard Place actually the second book Masters has written

          VIDEO: Local talent is in the spotlight this week

          Our Valley performers are standing tall these days, winning awards and showcasing their work