Entertainment

Steveston Folk Guild welcomes Petunia

The Steveston Folk Guild welcomes the folk musician known as Petunia to Britannia Heritage Shipyard Oct. 20.

Fresh from a recent tour in Europe, Petunia averages 150 shows each year across Canada, and he and his band began touring the United States last spring. The musician performs a mix of country and western standards, old-style Quebec country and western, and, according to the folk guild's Dave McArthur, has shades of Hank Snow and Hank Williams.

Also appearing at the folk guild show is Jimmy Roy, who will accompany Petunia on lap steel guitar.

Tickets, $8, at the door. Children under 12 are free. Show time is 7:30 p.m. in the shipyard's Chinese Bunkhouse, 5180 Westwater Dr.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

The Westwynds host Christmas show in Steveston
 
Hansel and Gretel opera coming to Richmond
 
Nutcracker thrills
Missing New West woman surfaces in Quebec
 
Kodiaks top Knights in first-place showdown
 
Surrey RCMP officer to stand trial on multiple gun charges
Wanted: Working waterfront historical items
 
Seven Days in Chilliwack - Dec. 18 to 24
 
Seven Days in Chilliwack - Dec. 11 to 17

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 19 edition online now. Browse the archives.