Archive for the ‘Festivals and Events’ Category

Timbre Concerts and CiTR Radio 101.9 FM present… METZ!

Toronto’s noise rock band METZ will be in Vancouver one week today, Monday, August 3rd, at the Rickshaw Theatre! Guests include soft-grunge band Dilly Dally and punctual punk rockers Big Ups. Tickets are available online at www.ticketweb.ca or at Red Cat Records, Zulu Records Store, Neptoon Records, and SCRAPE Records.

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Vancouver’s annual Queer Arts Festival has begun!

From July 23-August 7 Pride in Art presents a variety of transdisciplinary art forms and expressions. From art exhibitions to discussions to dance performances to literary art, Queer Arts Festival provides a diverse Visit the Queer Arts Festival website for more information on events.

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All Nations Festival in Kwikwetlem/Coquitlam begins today!

This weekend is All Nations Festival from July 23 – July 25 in Kwikwetlem/Coquitlam. This is it’s first year showcasing Indigenous talent including art, music, food, sports, and ideas. Come celebrate the Coast Salish Territory with performers George Leach, The Funk Hunters, Inez, Ostwelve, & more! Ideas include poet Lee Maracle, and including speaking groups […]

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This weekend is the annual Vancouver Folk Music Festival!

Join CiTR this weekend at Jericho Beach Park for the annual Vancouver Folk Music Festival! What a great summer event for the whole family! CiTR is live broadcasting on Saturday, July 18 from 8 AM – 12 PM at the Community Village. Featuring live performances by Angelique Kidjo, Frazey Ford, Richard Thompson, Mama Kin, The […]

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CiTR Summer Sessions

Tune in to CiTR 101.9 throughout the summer to hear a series of live in-studio performances from some great local musicians. It all starts this Friday, July 17th w/ Gretchen Snakes live on Canada Post Rock @10pm, hosted by John Pantherbone. Keep your eyes and/or ears peeled for live sets throughout the summer, including: Jerk Jails – Wednesday, July […]

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Join CiTR at the Vine Street Stage this Saturday, July 11 for Khatsahlano!

Join CiTR this Saturday, July 11 for the live broadcast of Khatsahlano at the Vine Street Stage! Featuring artists Hot Panda, Dada Plan, Skinny Kids, The Courtneys, and more! For more information visit the Khatsahlano website here.

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The Wake, and Last/First Live Broadcast Party!

Friday June 26th and Saturday June 27th were our last Broadcasts from the old Student Union Building where CiTR lived in happiness, harmony, and Calvin and Hobbes themed brown brick walls for 46 years. We went out with a BANG on Friday night,  featuring programming from guest Alumni programmers and hosts, Mike Klassen, Joe Naylor, […]

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CiTR’s New Station’s First Television Appearance

CiTR’s successful transition has been caught on film by The Vancouver Sun! Click the image to check it out!

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SHAKE/ARAMA II will be in Vancouver this Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4

Don’t miss the second annual Shake! Records SHAKE/ARAMA II in Vancouver this Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 at The Wise Hall & Lounge. Including many local favourite bands all jammed into 2 days are Defektors, Twin Crystals, Nervous Talk, Surprise Party, and Hansmole! Tickets are $15 (or $20 at the door) and are available […]

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CiTR’s New Station Opening Party is Only 2 Sleeps Away!

History is happening this Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27! After 46 years, CiTR is moving to the new Student Union Building, The Nest, and we are celebrating! Bring your friends, mother, father, significant other, your wonderful self, children, or whoever and join in on the festivities! Featuring performances by TV Ugly and Sur Une Plage on […]

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