Club Dates – September 18

Velvet Olive welcomes Vancouver folkster Rodney DeCroo on Oct. 1, followed by Morgan Davis on Oct. 10.

Velvet Olive welcomes Vancouver folkster Rodney DeCroo on Oct. 1, followed by Morgan Davis on Oct. 10.

Elks Lodge welcomes Kathy Kallick Band on Sept. 25 for the first Waskasoo Bluegrass event of the season. Guest fiddler Laurie Lewis also takes the stage. Tickets are available at 53rd Street Music, The Red Deer Book Exchange and Jackson’s Pharmasave in Innisfail.

Lacombe Memorial Centre is the site of the Kinsmen Club of Lacombe Maritime Ceilidh featuring music by St. James’ Gate on Oct. 24 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Special guests will be Red Deer Legion Pipe Band, highland dancers Kenzie, Dani, and Emma with fiddler Paul Brooks. Cash bar, lunch, draws. Tickets cost $20, and are available from Arnie at 403-782-7183, Dwight at 403-782-4715, or from Sunny 94 radio.

Memorial Centre in Red Deer will host Rodney Carrington — comedian, actor, singer, at 7 p.m. on Nov. 4. Tickets available from Black Knight Inn, phone 403-755-6626 or online at www.bkticketcentre.ca. Shows are open to fans of all ages but mature audience is advised.

The Centrium presents the following artists: George Jones, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 Brooks and Dunn, with special guest Gord Bamford — tickets, $79.50, at the Centrium. Corb Lund with special guest Ridley Bent takes over on Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m. — tickets $35 or $25. More country music with Alan Jackson and guest George Canyon goes on Nov. 20. Call 403-340-4455 or www.ticketmaster.ca for tickets.

CrossRoads Church will host Noumoufassa for Bridges of Hope International Network Of Development Agencies, on Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. This dynamic group features authentic West African music and dance. Tickets available from The Matchbox, 403-341-6500.

Red Deer Legion Old Time Dance with Badlanders II is on Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with buffet starting at 5 p.m. Phone 403-342-0035.

To have your establishment’s live bands included in this space, fax a list to Club Dates by 8 a.m. on Wednesday to 403-341- 6560 or e-mail editorial@reddeeradvocate. com. Listings are provided free of charge.

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