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Winter carnival this weekend, comedy stopover in Trail

Grapevine: List of events in Trail and Greater Area for the week of Jan. 24 to Jan. 30

Community

• Thursday to Sunday, Rossland Winter Carnival. Among a variety of events; the Blizzard Music Festival kicks off at various locations around town tonight; Friday, carnival parade at 6 p.m. and fire show downtown at 7:15 p.m.; Saturday, Sonny Samuelson Bobsled Race at 9 a.m.; Sunday, luge racing at Red Mountain 9 a.m. For more details visit rosslandwintercarnival.com.

• Wednesday (Jan. 30), Bailey Theatre, 8 p.m. Snowed in Comedy Tour. Just for Laughs winner Dan Quinn returns as well as the Great Canadian Laugh Off winner, Paul Myrehaug. Five-time Canadian Comedian of the year nominee Pete Zedlacher is back as is Debra DiGiovanni, three-time female comedian of the year.

Film

• Thursday, Royal Theatre, 7 p.m. Trail and District Arts Council presents Free Solo. National Geographic documentary gives an unflinching portrait of free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to climb the face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park without a rope.

• Sunday, Royal Theatre, 4:30 p.m. Sunday Cinema presents The Wife. Behind any great man, there’s always a greater woman – and you’re about to meet her.

Upcoming

• Feb. 3, Royal Theatre, 4:30 p.m. Sunday Cinema presents Cold War. Epic romance set against the backdrop of Europe after World War II.

• Feb. 5, Bailey Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Trail Performing Arts presents Paige Culley: Shapes. Original show danced and choreographed by Culley, a Rossland native now based as a dance artist in Montreal.

• Feb. 15, Trail United Church 7:30 p.m. Trail Hospice Society presents Partita. Carolyn Cameron on violin and piano, celebrates partitas by J.S. Bach. Admission by donation. All proceeds to Trail hospice.

• Feb. 18, Bailey Theatre, 3 p.m. Teck Family Series presents Dufflebag Theatre’s Family Day show, Romeo and Juliet. The peace of Verona is sometimes disturbed by the family feud between the Montagues and the Capulets. So, what happens when the son of one family and the daughter of another ignore all that, and secretly fall in love?

• Feb. 19, Trail Memorial Centre curling rink. 2019 BC Seniors Curling Championships. Spectators welcome, concession on site. For full schedule click here: Seniors curling championships



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